Events

Ariba’s Stock Price Triples In Its First Day of Trading

June 24, 1999/by Fulano
Keith Krach Ariba Million Dollar Work Ethic

Million Dollar Work Ethic

April 11, 2000/by Fulano

Ariba: Twenty Years of Innovation

April 13, 2000/by Fulano

2000 EY National Entrepreneur of the Year

June 11, 2000/by Fulano
Keith Krach Visionary Playbook

Krach’s Visionary Playbook – Smart Business 2002

July 22, 2002/by Fulano

Ariba presents the NY Fire Department with new fire truck – Post 9/11

October 13, 2002/by Fulano

My Father-in-Law’s Home in Ruin in California Mudslides – “Like a Good Neighbor, State Farm is There.”

January 11, 2011/by Carter Krach

Fighting for a paperless world – Bundesanzeiger Verlag

April 12, 2013/by Frances Trombly

Krach Reveals Growth Drivers

November 25, 2013/by Frances Trombly

Feeling the DocuLove Riding the Wave of Digital Transaction Management

March 14, 2014/by Fulano
Keith Krach DocuSign on Bloomberg TV

How Krach Eliminated the Need for Faxing & Printing – Bloomberg TV

March 15, 2014/by Fulano

London may have billionaires a-plenty, but what about funding for the next generation of businesses?

June 3, 2014/by Fulano

Krach Announces Deal with FedEx and Visa – Fox News

July 16, 2014/by Fulano

Keith Krach: “What makes a great leader?” Sigma Chi alumnus on what the fraternity taught him about leadership

September 24, 2014/by Fulano

Purdue dedicates students’ Krach Leadership Center

September 24, 2014/by Fulano

Krach’s Mission to Mentor

January 28, 2015/by Frances Trombly
Ariba Team

If PayPal has a Mafia Ariba Has a Gang

May 5, 2015/by Fulano
Keith Krach DocuSign

DocuSign Doubles Valuation to $3 Billion with $233 Million Raise – Forbes

May 12, 2015/by Fulano

Germany’s Digital Transformation

June 1, 2015/by Frances Trombly
Keith Krach - Industry’s Shining Light

DocuSign’s Signature Global Strategy

June 2, 2015/by Frances Trombly
Keith Krach Digital Transformation in Japan

Accelerating Japan’s Digital Transformation

June 16, 2015/by Fulano
Keith Krach

Irish Tech Times: Leadership and Growth Insights with Krach

December 10, 2015/by Carter Krach

The Nation of Japan’s Digital Transformation Imperative

April 25, 2016/by Carter Krach
Keith Krach - DocuSign

Speed is the #1 Currency – Keynote Highlights 2016

May 11, 2016/by Fulano
Keith and Metta Krach in London

Krach’s Advise on Creating a “Silicon London”

June 26, 2016/by Frances Trombly

The Characteristics of Built-to-Last Companies -Huffington Post, July 2017

July 26, 2016/by Frances Trombly

xDTM Standard Announced

August 20, 2016/by Fulano

CNBC: Krach – Focused on Customers and Value Prop

August 21, 2016/by Fulano

Transformation in the Age of Digital Disruption

August 22, 2016/by Fulano
DocuSign Digital Transformation

Making the Digital Transformation: The Time is Now

August 23, 2016/by Fulano

The 5 Transformation Imperatives

August 24, 2016/by Fulano
Keith Krach

Fortune: This $3 Billion Unicorn is For Real

August 25, 2016/by Krach
Keith Krach DocuSign

Forbes: Docusign #3 on Cloud 100

September 7, 2016/by Fulano
Keith Krach Rasna Team

Stanford Case Study: Should Rasna IPO or Sell?

October 12, 2016/by Fulano
Keith Krach Batting Practice

Keith Krach Attends Batting Practice at AT&T Park with The American Heart Association

November 13, 2016/by Priyanka Advani
Keith Krach and James Corden

Krach & James Corden – “DocuSign and Go Karaoke”

November 14, 2016/by Fulano

Krach and Nick Mehta Carpool Karaoke

December 8, 2016/by Fulano

Keith Krach Shares New DocuSign Developments at IBM World of Watson

December 14, 2016/by Fulano

DocuSign and Shachihata Announce Launch of Paperless Hanko Solution to Empower Japanese Companies to Achieve Digital Transformation

February 15, 2017/by Fulano

DocuSign and Deutsche Telekom Expand Strategic Partnership

March 21, 2017/by Fulano

Lesson #1 Learn From Your Mentors

March 23, 2017/by Frances Trombly

Krach Presents Digital Hero Award to CEO of Deutsche Telekom

April 14, 2017/by Frances Trombly

DocuSign chooses Microsoft Azure to drive Canadian growth and international expansion

May 10, 2017/by Fulano

Distinguished Innovator Lecture Series – Krach Guest Lectures at Cal Berkeley

May 29, 2017/by Frances Trombly

Strategic Investors and Advisory Board

June 5, 2017/by Fulano

Keith Krach’s Lessons to Entrepreneurs

June 15, 2017/by Fulano

Fortune: The New Way to Start Up In Silicon Valley

June 16, 2017/by Fulano
Keith Krach - Industry’s Shining Light

The Industry’s Shining Light – From Robotics to Digitization Pioneer

June 17, 2017/by Fulano

Krach Shares His Expertise on Entrepreneurship – Business Rockstars

June 18, 2017/by Carter Krach

DocuSign’s ‘Invest For Japan’ Initiative

June 19, 2017/by Fulano
Failures and Successes of Keith Krach

The Failures and Successes of Keith Krach

June 19, 2017/by Fulano
Keith Krach - Headshot Crop

Fortune: Krach on Getting in Over Your Head and Succeeding

June 20, 2017/by Fulano
Keith Krach Entreprenuership - Banner

EY Entrepreneur of the Year “Dedication, Brilliance, Creativity and Gumption”

June 21, 2017/by Fulano

DocuSign’s Invest for Japan Initiative

June 26, 2017/by Frances Trombly

Digital Transformation, Bipartisan War on Paper

June 27, 2017/by Frances Trombly

DocuSign Complete cloud-based contract system lands in Japan

June 27, 2017/by Fulano

DocuSign’s Complete Cloud-Based Contract System Lands in Japan – Zenchin, 2017

June 27, 2017/by Frances Trombly

DocuStories from Keith Krach, former McDonald’s CEO, Equifax CEO, and McKesson CFO

June 28, 2017/by Fulano
Keith Krach DocuSign Outer Space Virgin Galactic

DocuSigning My Way into Outer Space

June 28, 2017/by Priyanka Advani

Keith’s 50th Birthday Surprise

June 29, 2017/by Fulano
Keith and Metta Krach Dance

The First Lady of DocuSign 

June 30, 2017/by Fulano

Keith Krach on Cheddar: Why Digital Innovation & Silicon Valley Are Key to Creating Jobs in the US

July 3, 2017/by Fulano
Ariba Leveraged Growth Strategy

“How to Achieve Escape Velocity” – Stanford University, November 2016

August 2, 2017/by Frances Trombly

Japanese Management Training

September 13, 2017/by Frances Trombly

How DocuSign Became an Integral Part of the Tech Industry

September 22, 2017/by Fulano
Keith Krach DocuSign at CNBC

Announcing Advisory Board

October 5, 2017/by Fulano

Krach on Being a CEO in the 90’s vs. Now

October 7, 2017/by Frances Trombly

Citizen Leadership Award – Remarks from Metta & Keith Krach

October 7, 2017/by Priyanka Advani
Keith Krach - The Magical Powers

The Magical Powers of the Special Olympics

October 8, 2017/by Fulano

The Power of Doing Things For The Right Reasons

October 9, 2017/by Priyanka Advani
Keith Krach - Never Look Too Good

After Ariba Sold for 4.3 Billion, Krach is Back to Replace Paper

October 10, 2017/by Fulano
Keith Krach Impersonates John Chambers

Krach’s Impersonation of John Chambers

October 10, 2017/by Frances Trombly

Krach Announces DocuSign Impact Foundation

October 10, 2017/by Fulano

Krach On the Founding of Ariba

October 11, 2017/by Fulano

Ariba Through the Years

October 11, 2017/by Fulano
Keith Krach Digital Transformation

What is Digital Transformation?

October 11, 2017/by Fulano
Keith Krach - Digital Transformation

Krach’s 16 Year Quest to Reinvent the Business World

October 12, 2017/by Fulano
Keith and Metta Krach

City Year Champion Profile: Metta & Keith Krach

October 12, 2017/by Priyanka Advani
Keith Krach Built a Billion Dollar Software

How This Ohio Farm Boy Built a Billion Dollar Software Empire – Inc.com

October 13, 2017/by Fulano
DocuSign and Go Green

DocuSign and Go Green

October 13, 2017/by Fulano

This is Our Time: Krach with Mitch Daniels and Tim Sands

October 13, 2017/by Frances Trombly

Strategic Investors

October 13, 2017/by Krach

12/6-12/8: Fortune Global Forum – China

October 16, 2017/by Fulano

DocuSign Saves the Day – Zach Nelson

October 16, 2017/by Krach

Keith Krach Celebrates NASDAQ’s New CEO Adena Friedman

October 17, 2017/by Krach
Keith Krach - Ariba Through The Years

Ariba IPO Roadshow Presentation

October 18, 2017/by Fulano
DocuSign Advisory Board

Advisory Board – So Much Experience and Wisdom

October 18, 2017/by Fulano
Keith Krach DocuSign

Krach Honored as Most Admired CEO

October 18, 2017/by Fulano

Ariba – Acquisitions Lessons From a $1.9 Billion Acquisition

October 18, 2017/by Priyanka Advani

How Ariba Got Airborne – Business Week

October 19, 2017/by Fulano
Keith Krach and Meg Whitman

Krach & Meg Whitman Discuss the Hewlett-Packard Split

October 19, 2017/by Krach
Keith Krach in Fox Business Network

2016 Best Places to Work

October 19, 2017/by Fulano
Keith Krach The Ariba Legacy

The Creation of B2B Electronic Commerce

October 20, 2017/by Fulano
Keith Krach

Forbes: How Krach Made His Company a Verb

October 20, 2017/by Fulano

Reflections from Grand Consul on a Misguided Time in Our History

October 20, 2017/by Krach

Lessons from James Beer and Don Thompson

October 20, 2017/by Krach
Keith Krach - SellingPower Magazine Cover

How DocuSign’s Krach Joined the BIllionaire’s Club

October 21, 2017/by Fulano
Keith Krach - Transformational Leader - Banner

The Category King Maker

October 22, 2017/by Fulano
Purdue Distinguished Engineer Award Keith Krach

Purdue 2006 Distinguished Engineer Award

December 14, 2017/by Fulano

Trump’s Economic Plan and the Tech Industry

December 15, 2017/by Carter Krach

Inspirational Poem of the Krach Leadership Center: Do Good Anyway

December 15, 2017/by Carter Krach
Keith Krach at Purdue University

Board of Trustees Resolution of Appreciation to Chairman Krach

December 16, 2017/by Frances Trombly

Why Digital Innovation & Silicon Valley are Key to Creating Jobs in the US – TV News

December 17, 2017/by Frances Trombly
Keith Krach

Chairman Krach Appoints Mitch Daniels as President

December 17, 2017/by Fulano
Keith Krach Leadership Center

Purdue Dedicates the Krach Leadership Center

December 18, 2017/by Frances Trombly

Purdue Tech Titans

December 19, 2017/by Carter Krach

China’s Digital Transformation Is About to Shift Into High Gear

December 29, 2017/by Carter Krach
Sigma Chi Horizons

Krach on the Founding of Horizons

January 7, 2018/by Krach
Keith Krach - Sigma Chi Military Service Recognition Pin

Krach Gives Thanks to Military Sigs by Creating the Military Sig Pin

January 8, 2018/by Krach
Sigma Chi Karma

Lifelong Friendships & Sigma Chi Karma

January 9, 2018/by Priyanka Advani
Keith Krach Grand Consul of Sigma Chi

Krach Reminds Sigs the Importance of Living our Values

January 10, 2018/by Krach
Keith Krach Sigma Chi Lifelong Commitment

Krach Pledges to “LEAD” Sigma Chi

January 11, 2018/by Fulano

Category King Making

January 12, 2018/by Carter Krach

Influential Lessons – Sigma Chi Magazine

January 12, 2018/by Carter Krach

Lead Gift by Krach Sparks Endowment Drive for Workshop

January 13, 2018/by Priyanka Advani
Keith Krach Sigma Chi Lifelong Commitment - Banner

Krach’s Life Long Commitment

January 14, 2018/by Fulano
Keith Krach Sigma Chi Grand Consul Interview

Sixty-Fourth Grand Consul Keith Krach on Mentorship

January 15, 2018/by Priyanka Advani

The Secrets to Landing Your First Customer

April 5, 2018/by Carter Krach
Keith Krach The Ariba Legacy

Morgan Stanley’s “Ode to Ariba”

April 5, 2018/by Carter Krach
Keith Krach DocuSign

Keith Krach: We’re in No Hurry to Go Public

April 5, 2018/by Carter Krach

The Tale of Two Companies

April 5, 2018/by Carter Krach

Humility is Your Friend, Ego is Your Enemy

April 6, 2018/by Carter Krach

Why Values are Key to High Performance Teams

April 6, 2018/by Carter Krach

Building a High Performance Team – Ariba

April 6, 2018/by Carter Krach
Keith Krach 3-Dimensional Beachhead Matrix

Focus, Focus, Focus- The Beachhead Strategy

April 6, 2018/by Carter Krach
Mama Krach at All Hands Company Meeting

Mama Krach at All Hands Company Meeting

April 19, 2018/by Fulano
Keith Krach DocuSign

How Krach Caught a Thief

April 20, 2018/by Fulano
Keith Krach Flying a Jet

Keith Krach Pulls 6 G’s in Fighter Jet

April 21, 2018/by Fulano

Krach and Brees team up to rebuild houses in New Orleans

April 22, 2018/by Fulano
Keith Krach Transforming Slums Globally

Krach Transforming Slums Globally

April 23, 2018/by Carter Krach
Keith Krach SAP Global CEO Summit

CEO of SAP- “No Better Strategic Partner”

April 23, 2018/by Carter Krach

Ryan McInerney, President of Visa

April 23, 2018/by Carter Krach

Angie’s List Jumps 39% in Debut- Krach as Chairman

April 23, 2018/by Carter Krach

Innovation at Scale: My Journey with Keith Krach from Purdue to DocuSign and Beyond

April 24, 2018/by Carter Krach

7 Steps to Achieving Escape Velocity

May 7, 2018/by Fulano

7 Keys to Building Strategic Partnerships

May 8, 2018/by Carter Krach
Keith Krach DocuSign CEO on Bloomberg

Bloomberg: Investing Big in Europe

July 1, 2018/by Frances Trombly

Global Innovation–A Race the US Can’t Afford to Lose

July 2, 2018/by Priyanka Advani

How John Chambers Taught Me ‘The Magic Of Silicon Valley’

July 2, 2018/by Priyanka Advani

World Economic Forum: Launching Products Abroad

July 3, 2018/by Carter Krach
Keith Krach

Confirmation Hearing: Frm. Under Secretary of State Nominee Keith Krach

July 4, 2018/by Priyanka Advani

Can You Apply The Principle of Economies Of Scale To Love?

July 5, 2018/by Priyanka Advani
Keith and Metta Krach

White House Nominates Keith Krach to Frm. Under Secretary of State

July 6, 2018/by Priyanka Advani
Keith Krach Drives Innovation via Teamwold

Keith Krach Inspires Diverse Teams So Projects Can Thrive

July 30, 2018/by Priyanka Advani
Keith Krach with Ariba Team

Want to Build a High-Performance Team? Start with Trust.

August 15, 2018/by Priyanka Advani
Keith Krach Harvard MBA Group

How Do You Make Your Weaknesses Your Strengths?

September 19, 2018/by Priyanka Advani

Krach’s Gratitude and Vision for Purdue

October 26, 2018/by Priyanka Advani

5 Secrets to Getting a Mentor Relationship Right

November 28, 2018/by Priyanka Advani
Keith Krach Transformational Leadership

What is the Most Counterintuitive Leadership Superpower? Never Look Too Good Or Talk Too Smart

November 28, 2018/by Priyanka Advani
Keith Krach Family

Never Look Too Good Or Talk Too Smart–Part II–Parenting Superpower

November 28, 2018/by Priyanka Advani

Cover Story: Krach Shares the Secret to His Success

December 26, 2018/by Fulano

Running Scared On GM’s Cadillac Assembly Line

December 27, 2018/by Priyanka Advani

The One Constant in Any Business? Change

December 28, 2018/by Priyanka Advani
Keith Krach DocuSign

What’s Next? Profile Magazine Q&A

December 29, 2018/by Priyanka Advani

Hanging On To Your Integrity In Silicon Valley

December 30, 2018/by Priyanka Advani
Alan Murray Fortune CEO with Keith Krach

Global Competition – Interview with President, Fortune

December 31, 2018/by Priyanka Advani
Tuy Vu - KQED Newsroom Host

Advisory Board Insights

January 4, 2019/by Priyanka Advani
Keith Krach in Graduation Commencement

Entrepreneur Keith Krach Receives Honorary IE Doctorate

January 5, 2019/by Priyanka Advani

2018 Citizen Leadership Award

January 6, 2019/by Priyanka Advani
Keith Krach Eight Transformations

Keith Krach Named ‘2018 Transformational Leader of the Year’

January 6, 2019/by Priyanka Advani
Keith Krach Transformational Leader

The True GRIT of a Serial Transformational Leader

January 7, 2019/by Priyanka Advani
Keith Krach Awarded by the Harvard Business School Association Northern California

Harvard Business School Leader of the Year

January 7, 2019/by Priyanka Advani
Organizations Keith Krach is Affiliated With

Bold Leader Spotlight: Transformational Leader

January 7, 2019/by Priyanka Advani
Keith Krach in LifeNews Article

Keith Krach Receives Unanimous Endorsement of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee

May 8, 2019/by Priyanka Advani

Can the U.S. End China’s Control of the Global Supply Chain?

June 8, 2020/by Carter Krach

State Department Official Becomes Billionaire on DocuSign Stake

June 19, 2020/by Carter Krach
Huawei Center in UK

American anger over plans for Huawei centre near Cambridge

June 24, 2020/by Carter Krach
Coronavirus speeds up American suppliers' exodus from China

Coronavirus speeds up American suppliers’ exodus from China

June 24, 2020/by Carter Krach
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

Pompeo urges global stock exchanges to tighten rules for Chinese companies

June 24, 2020/by Carter Krach
Stanford's Hoover Institution: Ideas defining a free society

A Discussion On Economic Statecraft With Keith Krach And H.R. McMaster

June 24, 2020/by Carter Krach
Keith Krach South Korea

S. Korea, US exchange ideas on economic initiative against China: source

June 24, 2020/by Carter Krach
Dwight D. Eisenhower School for National Security and Resource Strategy

China’s 3 Part Strategy

June 24, 2020/by Carter Krach
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Limited

TSMC $12B Chip Plant in Arizona — Biggest Onshoring in U.S. history

June 24, 2020/by Carter Krach
U.S. Economic Security Strategy: Safeguarding Assets

U.S. Economic Security Strategy: Safeguarding Assets

June 24, 2020/by Carter Krach

Trump administration pushing to rip global supply chains from China: officials

June 24, 2020/by Carter Krach

Supplying Vital Equipment for COVID-19

Hudson Institute Senior Fellow, Nadia Schadlow, interviews Keith…
June 24, 2020/by Carter Krach
Coronavirus Beijing

The free world must unite against Huawei

China’s 5G strategy is a real and urgent threat to all countries…
Maria Bartiromo Fox Business

Three Pillars of U.S. Economic Diplomacy

June 25, 2020/by Carter Krach
Department of State United States of America

Telephonic Briefing with Keith Krach, Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment

The tide is turning in the favor of trusted 5G vendors and…
Department of State United States of America

Telephonic Briefing with Keith Krach, Frm. Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment

June 29, 2020/by Carter Krach
Keith Krach on Team Cavuto

State Department Warns Top US Businesses on China Human Rights Abuses

The administration is cracking down on forced labor of the minority…

State Department warns top US businesses on China human rights abuses

July 6, 2020/by Jay Fiore
TikTok evaluation not in retaliation due to Trump's Tulsa rally: Keith Krach

TikTok evaluation not in retaliation due to Trump’s Tulsa rally: Keith Krach

July 10, 2020/by Jay Fiore
TikTok evaluation not in retaliation due to Trump's Tulsa rally: Keith Krach

TikTok evaluation not in retaliation due to Trump’s Tulsa rally: Keith Krach

U.S. Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy and…
Trump administration to end audit deal underpinning China's stock listings in U.S

Trump administration to end audit deal underpinning China’s stock listings in U.S

End of 2013 deal could lead to a broader crackdown on U.S.-listed…
Trump administration to end audit deal underpinning China's stock listings in U.S

Trump administration to end audit deal underpinning China’s stock listings in U.S

July 14, 2020/by Jay Fiore
New US law imposes sanctions on entities that help violate Hong Kong's autonomy and financial institutions that do business with them

Trump signs Hong Kong autonomy act, ending trade preferences

July 15, 2020/by Jay Fiore
New US law imposes sanctions on entities that help violate Hong Kong's autonomy and financial institutions that do business with them

Trump signs Hong Kong autonomy act, ending trade preferences

New US law imposes sanctions on entities that help violate Hong…
Coronavirus Beijing

The free world must unite against Huawei

July 19, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif poses with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi in Beijing, Dec. 5, 2016.

Iran and China, the Totalitarian Twins

July 20, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif poses with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi in Beijing, Dec. 5, 2016.

Iran and China, the Totalitarian Twins

Their ‘partnership’ is less than meets the eye, but it does…
A French national flag flies near the Huawei Technologies France SASU offices in Paris on July 7. Photo: Bloomberg

France’s limits on Huawei 5G equipment amount to de facto ban by 2028

July 22, 2020/by Jay Fiore
A French national flag flies near the Huawei Technologies France SASU offices in Paris on July 7. Photo: Bloomberg

France’s limits on Huawei 5G equipment amount to de facto ban by 2028

Telecoms operators have been told they will not be able to renew…
Keith Krach, second to right, has played a key role in U.S. efforts to boost economic security and decouple from China. © Reuters

US dangles financial aid to anti-Huawei campaign in Asia

July 24, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Keith Krach, second to right, has played a key role in U.S. efforts to boost economic security and decouple from China. © Reuters

US dangles financial aid to anti-Huawei campaign in Asia

Washington urges Japan and Australia's cooperation on 'clean'…
Popular Chinese apps such as TikTok have been cited by US authorities as potential security risks, as allies are reportedly urged to join the US in banning them. Photo: DPA

Is US pressuring allies like Japan to ban Chinese technology and apps like TikTok?

July 27, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Popular Chinese apps such as TikTok have been cited by US authorities as potential security risks, as allies are reportedly urged to join the US in banning them. Photo: DPA

Is US pressuring allies like Japan to ban Chinese technology and apps like TikTok?

Japan’s Yomiuri newspaper reports Washington is set to ask…
Keith Krach testifies before Senate Commerce Subcommittee on Security

ICYMI: Sullivan Chairs Hearing on Chinese Threats to American Economic Competitiveness

July 31, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Keith Krach testifies before Senate Commerce Subcommittee on Security

ICYMI: Sullivan Chairs Hearing on Chinese Threats to American Economic Competitiveness

Keith Krach testifies before Senate Commerce Subcommittee on…
The Hapag-Lloyd AG Leverkusen Express sails out of the Yangshan Deepwater Port, operated by Shanghai International Port Group Co. (SIPG), in this aerial photograph taken in Shanghai, China. Photographer: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg © 2019 BLOOMBERG FINANCE LP

China Facing Strategy Of Containment In New Cold War

If yesterday’s Senate subcommittee on security hearing on China…
The Hapag-Lloyd AG Leverkusen Express sails out of the Yangshan Deepwater Port, operated by Shanghai International Port Group Co. (SIPG), in this aerial photograph taken in Shanghai, China. Photographer: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg © 2019 BLOOMBERG FINANCE LP

China Facing Strategy of Containment in New Cold War

August 2, 2020/by Jay Fiore

Pompeo Urges Cutting Ties With Chinese Tech Companies, Apps

August 5, 2020/by Jay Fiore

Pompeo Urges Cutting Ties With Chinese Tech Companies, Apps

Pompeo Urges Cutting Ties With Chinese Tech Companies, AppsByNick…
Elements of U.S. Clean Network Initiative

State Department’s Krach Says ‘Clean Network’ Initiatives are Needed

State Department's Krach Says 'Clean Network' Initiatives are…

State Department’s Krach Says `Clean Network’ Initiatives are Needed

August 7, 2020/by Jay Fiore
The Clean Network Safeguards America’s Assets

The Clean Network Safeguards America’s Assets

KEITH KRACH, UNDER SECRETARY FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH, ENERGY AND…
The Clean Network Safeguards America’s Assets

The Clean Network Safeguards America’s Assets

August 12, 2020/by Jay Fiore

Designation of the Confucius Institute U.S. Center as a Foreign Mission of the PRC

August 14, 2020/by Marcell Rekasi

Designation of the Confucius Institute U.S. Center as a Foreign Mission of the PRC

The Trump Administration has made it a priority to seek fair…
U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo

China softens as US announces Clean Network | WeChat and TikTok’s infiltration overseas

August 16, 2020/by Jay Fiore
U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo

China softens as US announces Clean Network | WeChat and TikTok’s infiltration overseas

On August 5th, the U.S. announced that they will be blocking…
Donald Trump The US wants to get Germany to exclude the Chinese company Huawei from the 5G network expansion. (Photo: Reuters)

“Human rights issue:” Washington increases the pressure on Berlin with the 5G decision

August 17, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Donald Trump The US wants to get Germany to exclude the Chinese company Huawei from the 5G network expansion. (Photo: Reuters)

“Human rights issue:” Washington increases the pressure on Berlin with the 5G decision

More and more EU countries are excluding the Chinese provider…
Keith Krach, 63, is the US Government's Undersecretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy and the Environment

Keith Krach: “China is already spying on you with TikTok. Now Italy does not give 5G to Huawei”

August 17, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Keith Krach, 63, is the US Government's Undersecretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy and the Environment

Keith Krach: “China is already spying on you with TikTok. Now Italy does not give 5G to Huawei”

The US Undersecretary of State: “Beijing seduces with money…
Harvard University

U.S. Warns Colleges to Divest China Stocks Over Delisting Risk

August 18, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Harvard University

U.S. Warns Colleges to Divest China Stocks Over Delisting Risk

The U.S. State Department is asking colleges and universities…
Keith Krach in conversation with Kevin Cirilli

Krach Says Colleges ‘Appreciative’ of China Divestment Warning

August 21, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Keith Krach in conversation with Kevin Cirilli

Krach Says Colleges ‘Appreciative’ of China Divestment Warning

Days after sending a letter to colleges and universities, warning…
Keith Krach in conversation with Kevin Cirilli

Microsoft Potential Purchase of TikTok

August 21, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Under Secretary Krach on possible Microsoft acquisition of TikTok

Microsoft Potential Purchase of TikTok

Under Secretary of State Keith Krach discusses potential Microsoft…
Huawei logo in backdrop with mobile user.

Brazil Can Join the Growing Clean Network by Banning Huawei

August 23, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Huawei logo in backdrop with mobile user.

Brazil Can Join the Growing Clean Network by Banning Huawei

Whoever builds a nation’s 5G networks gains the key to that…
Colby College Library

American Universities Are Now The Front Line Of The China-U.S. Cold War

August 26, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Colby College Library

American Universities Are Now The Front Line Of The China-U.S. Cold War

For decades, Communist China has cunningly exerted its influence,…
Colby College Library

The U.S. is telling colleges to avoid Chinese stocks. Here’s why

August 26, 2020/by Jay Fiore

The U.S. is telling colleges to avoid Chinese stocks. Here’s why

The spotlight fell on Chinese investments held by U.S. colleges…
Colby College Library

Americans shouldn’t be forced to invest in China’s military

August 28, 2020/by Jay Fiore
The “Charging Bull” statue on Wall Street in New York. (Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images)

Americans shouldn’t be forced to invest in China’s military

Millions of Americans don’t realize they are personally invested…
Tech Screen

Huawei Is Just The First Battle

September 1, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Tech Screen

Huawei Is Just The First Battle

A global Manhattan Project to create an ethical future is certainly…
India banned 118 mobile apps, including the popular gaming app PUBG on Wednesday. (Image for representation: Reuters)

US backs India’s move to ban 118 Chinese apps, asks ‘freedom-loving countries’ to join clean network

September 3, 2020/by Jay Fiore
India banned 118 mobile apps, including the popular gaming app PUBG on Wednesday. (Image for representation: Reuters)

US backs India’s move to ban 118 Chinese apps, asks ‘freedom-loving countries’ to join clean network

The US has supported India's move to ban over 100 Chinese apps,…
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and state department officials continue to win countries and companies to join Clean Network effort. Pictured in Czech Senate in Prague, Czech Republic, on August 12, 2020. POOL/AFP VIA GETTY IMAGES

State Department’s 5G Clean Network Club Gains Members Quickly

September 8, 2020/by Jay Fiore
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and state department officials continue to win countries and companies to join Clean Network effort. Pictured in Czech Senate in Prague, Czech Republic, on August 12, 2020. POOL/AFP VIA GETTY IMAGES

State Department’s 5G Clean Network Club Gains Members Quickly

More than 30 leading mobile operators from 20 countries have…
Last month, the State Department designated the Confucius Institute U.S. Center as a “People’s Republic of China (PRC) foreign mission controlled by a foreign government.”

China Sneaking ‘Propaganda’ Onto US Campuses Through Confucius Institute: State Department

September 11, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Last month, the State Department designated the Confucius Institute U.S. Center as a “People’s Republic of China (PRC) foreign mission controlled by a foreign government.”

China Sneaking ‘Propaganda’ Onto US Campuses Through Confucius Institute: State Department

Beijing has been spreading Chinese Communist Party propaganda…
Acting deputy secretary of Homeland Security Ken Cuccinelli / Getty Images

DHS Cracks Down on Goods Made with Chinese Forced Labor

September 16, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Acting deputy secretary of Homeland Security Ken Cuccinelli / Getty Images

DHS Cracks Down on Goods Made with Chinese Forced Labor

Customs and Border Protection (CBP)—a law enforcement wing…
A photograph taken by state-owned news media in Taiwan showed Under Secretary of State Keith Krach arriving in Taipei, the capital of Taiwan, on Thursday. Credit...Pool photo by Central News Agency

U.S. Official Visits Taiwan, and China Warns of Consequences

September 17, 2020/by Jay Fiore
A photograph taken by state-owned news media in Taiwan showed Under Secretary of State Keith Krach arriving in Taipei, the capital of Taiwan, on Thursday. Credit...Pool photo by Central News Agency

U.S. Official Visits Taiwan, and China Warns of Consequences

The trip by Keith Krach, an economic representative, defies Beijing’s…
Catherine Chang, of Taiwan's news program, The View, discusses Under Secretary Keith Krach's historic visit to Taiwan. Chang says, the visit ushers in a new era in the Taiwan U.S. relationship.

Catherine Chang Discusses Keith Krach visit on Taiwan’s “The View”

September 18, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Catherine Chang, of Taiwan's news program, The View, discusses Under Secretary Keith Krach's historic visit to Taiwan. Chang says, the visit ushers in a new era in the Taiwan U.S. relationship.

US announces visit of Under Secretary of State Keith Krach to Taiwan『雅琴看世界

Catherine Chang, of Taiwan’s news program, The View, discusses…
United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres met with China's President Xi Jinping in 2018.REUTERS

China’s drive to control is only getting worse

September 21, 2020/by Jay Fiore
United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres met with China's President Xi Jinping in 2018.REUTERS

China’s drive to control is only getting worse

Beijing is accusing Washington of “hegemony and provocation”…
Huawei is starting to suffer as the Trump administration steps up efforts to slam the door on access to Western components and markets in a widening feud with Beijing over technology and security. (Mark Schiefelbein/AP/CP)

Trump Is Still Trying to Pressure Merkel Into Banning Huawei

September 28, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Huawei is starting to suffer as the Trump administration steps up efforts to slam the door on access to Western components and markets in a widening feud with Beijing over technology and security. (Mark Schiefelbein/AP/CP)

Trump Is Still Trying to Pressure Merkel Into Banning Huawei

U.S. President Donald Trump’s administration is maintaining…
Under Secretary Krach calls on China's Xi Jinping to "Tear down China's Great (Fire) Wall"

U.S. Under Secretary of State, Keith Krach, Calls on China’s Xi Jinping to “Tear Down China’s Great (Fire) Wall”

In visit to Berlin, U.S. Under Secretary of State, Keith Krach,…
Keith Krach, the U.S. Department of State’s Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment told Bloomberg's Maria Tadeo exclusively in Brussels. They spoke on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)

Chinese Gov. Poses Threat to Democracy: State Dept.’s Krach

September 30, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Keith Krach, the U.S. Department of State’s Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment told Bloomberg's Maria Tadeo exclusively in Brussels. They spoke on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)

Chinese Gov. Poses Threat to Democracy: State Dept.’s Krach

The Trump administration’s ban targeting ByteDance Ltd.’s…
Under Secretary Krach Remarks from Office of the Prime Minister of Albania

Remarks by Fmr. Under Secretary of State for Energy, Economic Growth, and Environment Keith Krach, at the Office of the Prime Minister of Albania

October 5, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Under Secretary Krach Remarks from Office of the Prime Minister of Albania

Remarks by Under Secretary Krach, at the Office of the Prime Minister of Albania

The Under Secretary’s visit was marked by two important milestones…
Under Secretary Krach calls on China's Xi Jinping to "Tear down China's Great (Fire) Wall"

Fmr. Under Secretary Krach Calls on Xi Jinping to “Tear down China’s Great (Fire) Wall”

October 8, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Keith Krach, Undersecretary of State for Economic Growth, discusses U.S. efforts to create "clean" 5G networks with global partners in order to keep American data safe from foreign powers such as China. He speaks with Bloomberg's Kevin Cirilli in Washington. (Source: Bloomberg) October 9, 2020

Krach Says 5G Transatlantic Alliance is Secure

October 10, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Keith Krach, Undersecretary of State for Economic Growth, discusses U.S. efforts to create "clean" 5G networks with global partners in order to keep American data safe from foreign powers such as China. He speaks with Bloomberg's Kevin Cirilli in Washington. (Source: Bloomberg) October 9, 2020

Krach Says 5G Transatlantic Alliance is Secure

Keith Krach, Undersecretary of State for Economic Growth, discusses…
Huawei Technologies Co., already getting squeezed out of Europe’s vast market for the next generation of telecom equipment, is under siege in another fast-growing business: cloud computing.

Huawei Besieged on New European Front After U.S. Targets Cloud

October 16, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Huawei Technologies Co., already getting squeezed out of Europe’s vast market for the next generation of telecom equipment, is under siege in another fast-growing business: cloud computing.

Huawei Besieged on New European Front After U.S. Targets Cloud

Huawei Technologies Co., already getting squeezed out of Europe’s…
40 Clean Countries, and 50 Clean Telcos have joined the Clean Network.

The Transatlantic Alliance Goes Clean

October 21, 2020/by Jay Fiore
40 Clean Countries, and 50 Clean Telcos have joined the Clean Network.

The Transatlantic Alliance Goes Clean

Since Secretary of State Pompeo announced the Clean Network and…
Fireside Chat on 5G Security and the Clean Network at Bucharest Forum 2020

Fireside Chat on 5G Security and the Clean Network at Bucharest Forum 2020

October 23, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Fireside Chat on 5G Security and the Clean Network at Bucharest Forum 2020

Fireside Chat on 5G Security and the Clean Network at Bucharest Forum 2020

Cristina Cileacu of Digi24 discusses 5G Security and Clean Network…
The Deputy Secretary of State of the United States was in Estonia to sign the continuation of the cooperation agreement in both the fields of science and technology.

Reporter: What is the price of Estonian security?

October 25, 2020/by Jay Fiore
The Deputy Secretary of State of the United States was in Estonia to sign the continuation of the cooperation agreement in both the fields of science and technology.

Reporter: What is the price of Estonian security?

The Deputy Secretary of State of the United States was in Estonia to sign the continuation of the cooperation agreement in both the fields of science and technology.
Keith Krach, Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment, joins Bonnie Glick, Deputy Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development, or USAID for a press briefing on the Clean Network initiative and security in the digital economy.

Teleconference with Keith Krach, Frm. Under Secretary of State (Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment), and Bonnie Glick, Deputy Admin. of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)

October 30, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Keith Krach, Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment, joins Bonnie Glick, Deputy Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development, or USAID for a press briefing on the Clean Network initiative and security in the digital economy.

Teleconference: Keith Krach, Frm. Under Secretary of State and Bonnie Glick, Deputy Admin. of the U.S. Agency for International Development

Keith Krach, Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy,…
Source: Bloomberg/Bloomberg

U.S. Sees More Support for ‘Clean Network’ Plan to Counter China

November 2, 2020/by Jay Fiore
Source: Bloomberg/Bloomberg

U.S. Sees More Support for ‘Clean Network’ Plan to Counter China

The U.S. has brought 49 countries, representing two-thirds of…

U.S. Policy on China May Move From ‘America First’ to America & Co.

In tech, Metcalfe’s Law posits that a network becomes more…
U.S Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment, Keith Krach speaks during a meeting with businessmen, economists and journalists to discuss excluding China's Huawei Technologies Co from Brazil's 5G market, in Brasilia, Brazil November 11, 2020. REUTERS/Adriano Machado

Brazil backs U.S. Clean Network proposal for transparent 5G technology

November 12, 2020/by Jay Fiore
U.S Under Secretary of State for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment, Keith Krach speaks during a meeting with businessmen, economists and journalists to discuss excluding China's Huawei Technologies Co from Brazil's 5G market, in Brasilia, Brazil November 11, 2020. REUTERS/Adriano Machado

Brazil backs U.S. Clean Network proposal for transparent 5G technology

Brazil’s government on Tuesday backed the United States’…
FILE - In this file photo released by Taiwan's Military News Agency, Taiwan war planes are parked on a highway during an exercise to simulate a response to a Chinese attack on its airfields in Changhua in southern Taiwan. Taiwan said Tuesday, Oct 27, 2020, that recent proposed of U.S. sales of missiles and other arms systems will boost the island's ability to credibly defend itself, amid rising threats from China. (Military News Agency via AP, File)

US, Taiwan step up economic cooperation in new dialogue

November 23, 2020/by Jay Fiore
FILE - In this file photo released by Taiwan's Military News Agency, Taiwan war planes are parked on a highway during an exercise to simulate a response to a Chinese attack on its airfields in Changhua in southern Taiwan. Taiwan said Tuesday, Oct 27, 2020, that recent proposed of U.S. sales of missiles and other arms systems will boost the island's ability to credibly defend itself, amid rising threats from China. (Military News Agency via AP, File)

US, Taiwan step up economic cooperation in new dialogue

The U.S. and Taiwan are stepping up cooperation in a newly created…

How the US attacked Huawei: Former CEO of DocuSign and Ariba turned diplomat Keith Krach tells his tale

November 26, 2020/by Marcell Rekasi

How the US attacked Huawei: Former CEO of DocuSign and Ariba turned diplomat Keith Krach tells his tale

53 nations and 180 telcos have adopted Clean Network plan – and Huawei fell for it
The Clean Network, an alliance of democracies to address the threats to data privacy, security, human rights, and trusted collaboration

How the Clean Network Alliance of Democracies Turned the Tide on Huawei in 5G

December 6, 2020/by Jay Fiore
The Clean Network, an alliance of democracies to address the threats to data privacy, security, human rights, and trusted collaboration

How the Clean Network Alliance of Democracies Turned the Tide on Huawei in 5G

Two weeks ago, Brazil became the 50th Clean Network member, followed…

U.S. Policy on China May Move From ‘America First’ to America & Co.

December 9, 2020/