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Steve Lucas
SVP, Business Development, Digital Experience

Steve joined Adobe as CEO of Marketo, Adobe’s largest acquisition in its 37-year history. In his current role, Steve continues to lead the Marketo team as Senior Vice President, Business Development. As Marketo’s CEO, Steve led the company through a period of major transformation and spearheaded organization-wide growth, making Marketo the leading marketing automation software provider. Throughout this time, Steve drove the expansion of Marketo’s capabilities through the acquisitions of ToutApp and Bizible, refocused its customer-first strategy, and steered the company through one of the MarTech industry’s biggest acquisitions.

Steve is a seasoned executive with more than 25 years of experience in enterprise software. Prior to joining Marketo, he served as the president of SAP’s Enterprise Platform Solutions, where he led the company’s multi-billion-dollar growth and expansion into a range of technology markets. 

Before SAP, Steve was the senior vice president of platform marketing at Salesforce where he led the company’s expansion into cloud-based enterprise application development. He has held many senior leadership positions at a number of top cloud and analytics technology companies such as Microsoft, BusinessObjects, and Crystal Decisions. He has also co-chaired various government technology leadership initiatives, including the TechAmerica Big Data Commission.

Steve has a Bachelor of Science in business administration from the University of Colorado.

 

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Sarah Kennedy
VP, Global Marketing,
Digital Experience

Sarah joined Adobe as vice president of global marketing through the acquisition of Marketo in 2018. Previously, Sarah was Marketo’s chief marketing officer, leading the company’s world-class marketing team as it reinvented the Marketo brand, executed the company’s largest Marketing Nation Summit, rearchitected its own Marketo instance, and drove the growth that led to one of the MarTech industry’s biggest acquisitions.

Prior to joining Marketo, Sarah spent ten years at Sabre Corporation, starting as a graduate intern and eventually becoming vice president of global marketing and general manager of digital experience. In addition to leading Sabre’s in-house interactive agency, Sarah served as the CMO of Hospitality Solutions, the company’s fastest growing business unit, where she transformed the marketing organization into a global demand generation and growth engine.

Sarah is a globally recognized thought leader on emerging technology, loyalty, and customer experience, and she sits on the board of the Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association. She has a Bachelor of Business Administration from Baylor University and an MBA from the Naveen Jindal School of Business at the University of Texas in Dallas.

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Matthew Zilli
VP, Go-To-Market,
Digital Experience

Matt Zilli joined Adobe as vice president of go-to-market through the acquisition of Marketo in 2018 to lead the Commercial go-to-market organization, which includes sales, customer success, professional services, partners and solutions consulting. Previously, Matt served as Marketo’s chief customer officer where he spearheaded efforts to transform Marketo’s approach to customer success and championed the customer-first strategy that contributed to one of the MarTech industry’s biggest acquisitions. During his time at Marketo, Matt also served as interim chief marketing officer as well as group vice president of product and solution marketing.

Before joining Marketo, Matt spent time in both start-ups and large organizations, including Texas Instruments and Rovi Corporation.  He has over 15 years of experience in building leadership teams, go-to-market execution, marketing strategy, thought leadership, messaging and positioning, sales enablement, and pricing and product launches. 

He has a Bachelor of Science in computer science from Santa Clara University and a Master of Business Administration from the Walter A. Haas School of Business at the University of California in Berkeley.

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Arun Anantharaman
VP, Product and Technology, Digital Experience

Arun rejoined Adobe as vice president of product and technology through the acquisition of Marketo in 2018. Previously, Arun served as Marketo’s chief product officer where he led the product team in delivering innovations in platform, artificial intelligence, account-based marketing capabilities, and a new user experience for Marketo Engage.

Prior to Marketo, Arun spent 17 years at Adobe, starting as senior director of engineering and working up to senior vice president of product and operations for Experience Cloud. During his tenure at Adobe, he held many senior leadership roles, including vice president of product for Adobe Experience Manager, Campaign, Analytics and Target, general manager of Adobe Connect and general manager of the LiveCycle business. With decades of experience in building high-scale enterprise marketing solutions, Arun has built multiple products that became category leaders throughout his career.

Arun has a Bachelor of Technology in electronics and communication from the Indian Institute of Technology in Madras, India, a Master of Science in computer engineering from North Carolina State University, and a Master of Business Administration from San Jose State University.

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Mark Miller
Chief Financial Officer

Mark joined Marketo as chief financial officer in April 2017. Prior to joining Marketo, Mark served as the CFO of ACTIVE Network, CFO of LHP Hospital Group, and EVP and CFO of Sabre Holdings at Sabre Corporations. Mark was previously the chief financial officer and vice president of finance at GetThere, which is part of the Sabre Travel Network.

Mark holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from Texas Tech University and a Master of Business Administration focused in finance from Rice University.

 

 

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Todd Watts
Global Head of Services and Partners

Todd Watts rejoined Adobe as global head of services and partners through the acquisition of Marketo in 2018. Previously, Todd served as Marketo’s group vice president of professional services.

He has extensive expertise in helping technology companies grow and scale their businesses by driving repeatable processes and initiatives that help drive profitability, customer success, and customer retention. Before joining Marketo, Todd ran the global project management office across Adobe professional services. He has also held leadership positions at Omniture, Liquidity Services Inc, and Active Media.

Todd holds a Bachelor of Arts in English language and literature from George Mason University.

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Patricia Lughezzani
Global Head of Customer Experience

Patricia Lughezzani joined Adobe as global head of customer experience through the acquisition of Marketo in 2018. Previously, Patricia served as Marketo’s group vice president of customer support and advocacy, leading customer support efforts, customer programs, critical accounts, and education teams to deliver exceptional service to Marketo customers.

She has extensive expertise in building, revitalizing, and optimizing end-to-end customer-centric workflows for organizations. Prior to Marketo, she served as vice president of global customer support and success at SumTotal Systems and held key leadership positions at BusinessObjects and PeopleSoft CRM.

Patricia holds a Bachelor of Science in business administration with a minor in marketing and a concentration in computer science from Central Michigan University.

 

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Anand Mehta
Chief of Staff and Head of Global Business Operations

Anand joined Adobe as chief of staff and head of Marketo global business operations through the acquisition of Marketo in 2018. Previously, Anand served as the chief of staff for the office of Marketo’s chief executive officer, Steve Lucas.

Before joining Marketo, Anand worked for two years at Zayo Group Holdings, a telecom infrastructure provider, where he led key strategic and financial projects on behalf of the CEO, COO, and CFO. Anand also spent ten years at McKinsey & Company, a global management consulting firm. While at McKinsey, Anand advised market-leading telecom, media, and private equity clients on strategy and M&A topics.

Anand holds a Bachelor of Arts in economics from Emory University and a Master of Business Administration from the UCLA Anderson School of Management.

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Yasutaka Fukuda
VP, Enterprise Sales,
Digital Experience

Yasutaka Fukuda joined Adobe as vice president of enterprise sales through the acquisition of Marketo in 2018. Previously, Fukuda-san served as Marketo’s president of Asia Pacific-Japan.

Before joining Marketo, Fukuda-san spent ten years at Salesforce, where he held several senior positions, including senior vice president of commercial sales in Japan. Prior to Salesforce, he worked at Oracle for eight years both at the United States company headquarters and in Japan.

Fukuda-san is based in Tokyo has a Bachelor of Art in commerce from Waseda University. He also completed the prestigious TGMP Executive General Management Program from Harvard Business School.

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Jamie Anderson
President EMEA – Marketo, Digital Experience

Jamie Anderson joined Adobe as president of EMEA for Marketo through the acquisition of Marketo in 2018. Previously, Jamie served as Marketo’s president of EMEA where he oversaw business operations across Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).

Prior to his current role at Marketo, Jamie served as the senior vice president and chief marketing officer at SAP Hybris. There, he was responsible for leading marketing teams to drive customer engagement and business growth across several product portfolios. In addition to his 11 years at SAP, Jamie held leadership roles at Adobe and Siebel.

Jamie has a Bachelor of Science in computer information systems from Glasgow Caledonian University.

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Will Griffith
Head of ANZ – Marketo, Digital Experience

Will Griffith joined Adobe as head of ANZ through the acquisition of Marketo in 2018. Previously, he served as managing director of ANZ, where he oversaw business operations across Australia and New Zealand. 

Prior to working at Marketo, Will held executive roles in the UK with RedEye, SmartFocus, and Eloqua, before locating to Australia in 2012 with Eloqua and subsequently Oracle Marketing Cloud working across the APAC region. With over 20 years of experience in digital transformation, Will enjoys helping customers take their own fearless steps to develop and implement positive change. 

Will studied geology at Royal Holloway University in London.

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Tawheed Kader (TK)
SVP, Strategy and Alliances

Tawheed, or TK is currently senior vice president of Strategy and Alliances. He joined Marketo as the group vice president of Strategy and the general manager of Engagement Apps through the acquisition of ToutApp in 2017. Prior to joining Marketo, TK was the CEO and founder of ToutApp, a leading sales engagement platform. He grew the company to a multi-million-dollar business. Most importantly, while TK is stretched in many directions through his role at Marketo, he still finds time to code on weekends.

TK has two bachelor’s degrees: one in computer science and one in management from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York.

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Eric Johnson
Chief Sales Officer

Eric Johnson joined Marketo as chief sales officer in January 2017. As CSO, he oversees Marketo’s global sale operations. Prior to joining Marketo, Eric served in various roles, such as President of the Americas at Qlik, President of Global Sales at BlackBerry, President of Global Database and Technology at SAP, and SVP and General Manager at Sybase. Eric began his career as a Yen Options Trader in Chicago.

Eric holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and is fluent in both English and German.

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Sarah Kennedy
Chief Marketing Officer
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Mark Miller
Chief Financial Officer
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Kathy Leeman
GVP, Global Enablement

Kathy is the GVP of Global Enablement at Marketo. She joined the company in 2017 as the chief of staff for the office of the CEO, Steve Lucas. Before joining Marketo, Kathy spent four years at Oracle Marketing Cloud, managing the Industry Solutions Best Practices team, overhauling the OMC Partner Enablement Program, and leading the Market Readiness Operations Group for JAPAC and Latin America. Prior to her expansive work with Oracle Marketing Cloud, Kathy introduced and developed the Marketing Operations function at First Data Corporation. Kathy and her family are based in Denver.

Kathy holds a bachelor’s degree in business from the University of California, Riverside and a Master of Business Administration in Strategic Management from Regis University.

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Sterling Miller
SVP, General Counsel

Sterling joined Marketo as general counsel from Hilgers Graben PLLC. He also served as the general counsel, chief compliance officer, and corporate secretary for both Sabre Inc. and Travelocity.com. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for Terrasoul Superfoods LLC, the advisory board of Travefy.com, and as a member of the American Bar Association’s Task Force for Legal Project Management. Sterling is a two-time published author with two books and the creator and writer for the blog, “Ten Things You Need to Know as In-House Counsel: Practical Advice and Successful Strategies.”

Sterling holds a Bachelor of Science in Political Science from Nebraska Wesleyan University and received his Juris Doctor in Law from Washington University in St. Louis. He is also certified in data privacy and data security issues by the IAPP.

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Teresa Grau
SVP, Human Resources

Teresa joined Marketo in March 2017 as Senior Vice President, Human Resources. In her role, she is responsible for recruiting, employee development, and training. Further, she leads the management and implementation of quality-based, integrated human resources programs, talent acquisition, and employee development.

In her most recent human resources role, Teresa was the senior vice president of human resources at Cvent, formerly Lanyon. Prior to her experience at Cvent, Teresa worked in healthcare IT for more than 20 years in a variety of roles.

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Aaron Bird
SVP, Product Management

Aaron joined Marketo as Senior Vice President of Product Management through the acquisition of Bizible in May 2018. He has been building innovative marketing and ad tech products for 20 years. Prior to joining Marketo, Aaron was the founder and CEO of Bizible, the market leader in B2B marketing attribution and measurement. He raised $20 million in venture funding and grew the company with thousands of customers before Marketo acquired Bizible. Aaron also held various roles in Bing and Azure groups at Microsoft, before co-founding Bizible.