Successful global technology executive with a passion for delivering innovative products. Deep software industry knowledge and broad experience in strategy and operations in both large and small companies. Proven track record driving transformational change in large organizations and professionalizing young organizations. Rapidly building and managing global teams to predictably deliver high quality products as well as driving
Successful global technology executive with a passion for delivering innovative products. Deep software industry knowledge and broad experience in strategy and operations in both large and small companies. Proven track record driving transformational change in large organizations and professionalizing young organizations. Rapidly building and managing global teams to predictably deliver high quality products as well as driving cross-functional change projects. Recognized as an industry thought leader with several patents and patent applications, member of advisory boards and committees, and a popular public speaker.
VP Development Mobile @ From November 2012 to Present (3 years) Redwood ShoresAdvisory Board Member @ From August 2012 to December 2013 (1 year 5 months) VP Engineering @ From July 2011 to November 2012 (1 year 5 months) San Rafael, CASVP Technology Strategy @ From November 2008 to July 2011 (2 years 9 months) Palo AltoVP of Engineering @ Took product from early stage to stable and scalable. Member of the executive team. From November 2006 to November 2008 (2 years 1 month) VP Market Development Engineering @ Defined role of Market Development Engineering in implementing an ecosystem strategy, built global team of technology experts to enable and guide partners to take advantage of Enterprise SOA and use SAP platforms. From May 2005 to November 2006 (1 year 7 months) Director Product Strategy and Enterprise Architecture @ Co-Lead of the product work stream in re-integration of SAP Markets and SAP Portals into SAP, conceived concepts such as SAP NetWeaver and Composite Applications. Defined SAP's web services strategy (Enterprise SOA). From April 2001 to April 2005 (4 years 1 month) Director Marketplace Application Development @ Built development team across five locations, defined and developed some of the first Java applications at SAP and the first multi-tenant applications intended for a SaaS/On-Demand model. From 1999 to 2001 (2 years) Development and Product Manager, High Tech @ Revamped the industry solution, first to become enjoySAP enabled, conceived and led the consolidation and re-integration of industry solutions into core R/3. From 1998 to 1999 (1 year) Development and Product Manager A&D @ Created one of the first industry solutions at SAP, with significant market impact and success. Defined functional scope, built development team, developed product, and directly contributed to pre-sales, sales, and implementations. From November 1996 to 1998 (2 years) System Analyst/Developer @ Functional responsibility for central parts of Project Systems in R/3. Managed large customer co-development projects to successful completion. From January 1995 to November 1996 (1 year 11 months) Project Manager @ Co-Lead (with the CFO and CIO) of the first SAP R/3 implementation in Sweden - Wall-to-wall implementation completed in scope, on time, and under budget. Led all custom development which was focused on user centric design of applications all employees would use. Built extensive SAP knowledge to the benefit of ABB Atom and all of the ABB group in Sweden. From January 1993 to December 1994 (2 years)
BA, Economics @ Lund University From 1988 to 1991 M.Sc., Engineering Physics @ Uppsala University From 1986 to 1991 Kaj Loo is skilled in: Enterprise Software, SOA, Web Services, Application Architecture, SaaS, Cloud Computing, Product Management, Enterprise Architecture, Agile Methodologies, Architecture, Software Development, IT Strategy, Business Intelligence, Strategy, Business Process, Java Enterprise Edition, Mobile Applications, Start-ups, Program Management, SAP, Executive Management, Scrum, SAP Netweaver, Solution Architecture, Management, Thought Leadership, Integration, ERP, Analytics, Go-to-market Strategy, Middleware, Professional Services, Big Data, Pre-sales, Leadership, Business Alliances, Mobile Devices, PaaS, Software Project..., Scalability, Strategic Partnerships, System Architecture, CRM, Distributed Systems, Partner Management, Software Engineering, Agile Project Management, Sales Enablement, Mobile Technology, Customer Service
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