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Speaker at Money20/20 2017

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Edward "EJ" Jackson

SVP Integrated Solutions
First Data
Speaking History

Speaker at Money20/20 2017

Session Information

EJ Jackson recently joined First Data to lead the Integrated Solutions business unit. Jackson has spent more than two decades in leadership, product strategy, business development, marketing, and sales for VC-backed and large enterprise software companies. He comes to First Data from SAP, where he served as SVP and GM of SAP Anywhere where he was responsible for the overall business and product strategy and execution for SAP Anywhere, a front-office, mobile-first SaaS solution that enables small businesses to run virtually every element of their business from any device or location. Jackson joined SAP in 2014 as the general vice president of product strategy and delivery for SAP’s small business solutions group, where he was responsible for the single focus and dedicated approach to smaller companies looking to leverage SAP technology and partners. Prior to joining SAP, Jackson was the CEO and founder of Provade, Inc., a vendor management system SaaS solution provider serving numerous Fortune 1000 companies that was acquired by Pinnacle Group in 2011. Jackson’s entrepreneurial spirit served him well in other leadership and strategy positions prior to Provade, including founding SkillsVillage, which was acquired by PeopleSoft in 2001. Jackson also served as vice president of strategy at Elance, and among other startup leadership roles. Jackson holds a dual bachelor’s degree in business administration and computer science from the University of New Mexico. He is based in San Francisco, California.