Lisa Hammitt

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Lisa Hammitt

Ms. Hammitt currently serves as the Global Vice President, Data and Artificial Intelligence at VISA Inc., a credit card processing and data services company, and was appointed to the position in December of 2017. Ms. Hammitt served as the Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Beseeq, Inc., an artificial intelligence-driven advertising start-up, from September 2016 through December 2017. Ms. Hammitt served as Vice President of Cloud Marketplace and SaaS at IBM, a computer hardware, software and service company, from June 2015 through August 2016. Prior to IBM, Ms. Hammitt was a Vice President of Marketing of Salesforce Community Cloud, a SaaS services Company, from August 2012 through May 2015. Before Salesforce, she headed mergers and acquisitions in Information Management and Cloud Computing at IBM and HP. Ms. Hammitt serves as the board chair of Beseeq Inc. and is a board member of Reboot Accel. Ms. Hammitt received BAs from UC Berkeley in French and Political Science and completed graduate course work in Artificial Intelligence at Stanford University. Ms. Hammitt was selected to serve as a director because of her background in artificial intelligence and advertising.