Shannon Platz

Shannon Platz

About Shannon Platz

Shannon Platz is Global Vice President of Platform Ecosystem at SAP. She is responsible for partner sales and the go-to-market strategy for digital solutions such as analytics, databases, Big Data, cloud, and Internet of Things platforms and applications. Shannon is a transformational leader who is passionate about customer, partner, and employee success. She believes in and supports the development of others to reach their full potential. She is a mentor, leadership coach, and diversity champion inside and outside of SAP. A published author and international speaker on analytics to drive competitive differentiation, Shannon serves on several boards and committees focused on the advancement of women.

Diversity, Data, And The X-Factor

5-Mar-2018 | Shannon Platz

In my office, I have a Magic 8 ball. It’s there for a very specific reason: to remind me that when I have an imperfect understanding of the data behind results, then I mismanage, misjudge, and ask t