DocuSign announced today strategic additions to its Global Advisory Board – a group now totaling more than 120 business and technology leaders including executives and industry luminaries like Rick Wagoner (former CEO of General Motors), Don Thompson (former CEO of McDonald’s), Rick Smith (CEO of Equifax), and Jerry Yang (founder and former CEO of Yahoo). DocuSign Global Advisory Board members share a common vision of empowering the world to go fully digital to transact business anytime, anywhere, on any device securely.
As a part of the DocuSign Global Advisory Board, these thought leaders share business insights and feedback from their diverse backgrounds and experiences to help shape DocuSign’s mission, strategy, products and services. Advisory Board members will be gathering today at DocuSign’s annual customer, developer and partner conference, DocuSign Momentum 2017.
“DocuSign is a leader in driving companies’ digital transformations,” said Robert Hohman, CEO of Glassdoor. “With DocuSign as such a foundational, transformational layer of business, I couldn’t imagine not being a part of its Global Advisory Board.”
“Eliminating paper and increasing the productivity for office workers in Japan is now a national imperative for the country of Japan,” said Kuniaki Watanabe, CEO of WINWORKS, “As the global standard for Digital Transaction Management, DocuSign is a catalyst for Japan’s digital transformation.”
“DocuSign transforms how companies grow revenue, meet compliance, and take care of customers,” said Maggie Wilderotter, former CEO of Frontier Communications and CEO of the Grand Reserve Inn. “It’s a pleasure to be able to interact with such a powerhouse of industry executives on the DocuSign Global Advisory Board.”
“The DocuSign Global Advisory Board is one of the most strategic things that we do as it brings together top industry leaders from different countries, different disciplines, and different industries,” said Keith Krach, chairman of DocuSign. “Their collective wisdom helps us guide the ship while we’re in hyper-growth mode.”
New members to the DocuSign Global Advisory Board in 2017 include:
General Stanley McChrystal, (Ret) Joint Special Operations Command; co-founder of McChrystal GroupAndrew Frame, CEO of Citizen; former CEO of OomaJack Calhoun, former president of Banana RepublicRobert Hohman, CEO of GlassdoorMichael Bush, CEO of Great Place to WorkLuis Alvarez, CEO of British Telecom Global ServicesMike Depatie, former CEO of Kimpton Hotel GroupZara Larsen, former vice president of Emerson Electric Company and president of The Larsen GroupMitch Daniels, president of Purdue and former governor of IndianaEdward Kinsey, former CFO of AribaBarry Rhein, CEO of Selling Through CuriosityVerena Fink, CEO of Woodpecker Finch GmbHAndy Okada, director and COO at Alibaba.com JapanKuniaki Watanabe, CEO of WINWORKSFriederike Buchheister, head of IT of Corpus Sireo Real EstateKawaguchi Yuuichiro, former chairman of the Real Estate Association of JapanScott Sato, COO of PasonaLonnie Snyder, SVP IT of Special Olympics