Steve Winter, the new MD for UK & Ireland will speak at our 2011 conference. He was formerly chief operating officer (COO) for SAP North America, where he leads the Premier Customer Network Center of Excellence, Private Equity Portfolios, Business Operations, Ecosystems & Alliances, Small and Midsize Enterprises (SME), Value Engineering, Solution Advisors, Sustainability, and Inside Sales teams.
Steve previously served as executive vice president of Enterprise Sales, responsible for overseeing the enterprise business for SAP North America. In this role, Steve drove industry-specific sales along with customer satisfaction for all large and midsize companies.
Steve joined SAP in 2005 after a 12-year tenure with PeopleSoft, where he held various executive sales management roles. Steve’s most senior PeopleSoft positions included vice president and general manager of the company’s Midwest office in Chicago. During his tenure in Chicago, Steve was instrumental in the success of the region and worked to expand the customer base, while driving new business.
Steve was a founding partner of Sagebrook Technology Partners, where he focused on investment portfolio management, technology acquisitions, and organizational development from 1999 to 2003.
In addition to his time with Sagebrook, Steve also served as interim CEO/president of Isochron Data Corporation from July 2000 through June 2001.
Steve holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration of computer information systems from
Georgia State University.