Executive Vice President of Strategy and Growth
As executive vice president of Strategy and Growth, Gloria Chen leads Adobe’s corporate strategy, mergers and acquisitions, and strategic partnerships.
In her more than 20 years with Adobe, Gloria has helped usher the company through some of its boldest, most critical changes, from shaping its ecommerce strategy, building its enterprise business, and managing significant acquisitions and integrations. She’s also held senior leadership positions in worldwide sales operations, customer service and support, and strategic planning.
Gloria started her career as a software engineer and was an engagement manager at McKinsey & Company before joining Adobe. She holds a BS in electrical engineering from the University of Washington, an MS in electrical and computer engineering (ECE) from Carnegie Mellon, and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
A W50 honoree of the Harvard Business School Association of Northern California and a recipient of the YWCA Silicon Valley Tribute to Women Award, Gloria is active in mentoring young women and men in technology and business. Gloria also serves on the board of The Tech Interactive in San Jose and the Carnegie Mellon Electrical & Computer Engineering advisory council.