Ken Coleman

Special Advisor

Special Advisor Ken Coleman is chairman of Saama Technologies, a leading provider of services and solutions in the data and analytics market serving many of the world’s most important brands from industries that include high technology, healthcare, life science, insurance, and consumer packaged goods.

As a Silicon Valley pioneer, Ken Coleman was the founder, former chairman, and CEO of ITM Software, an enterprise software company focused on the information technology function. Previously, he was EVP of Global Sales, Services, and Marketing for Silicon Graphics, Inc. (SGI). Prior to joining SGI, Ken was VP of Product Development at Activision. Earlier, he spent 10 years at Hewlett-Packard Company, where he held several management positions. In addition to his role at Saama, Ken serves on the board of directors of CSAA Insurance Group, Entertainment Partners, and Complia Health. Previously, he was Chairman of two public technology companies, MIPS Technology and Accelrys, and served on the board of City National Bank. He also served as a captain in the United States Air Force.

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