Salesforce Leadership


Todd Machtmes

General Counsel


Todd Machtmes is General Counsel, leading the company’s global legal, ethics and integrity, and compliance organisations, helping guide the company to respond to the wide variety of matters that come with an increasingly complex global environment.

Having joined Salesforce in 2005, Todd Machtmes has been a vital part of the legal department ever since, and a part of some of the company’s biggest and most influential milestones. He’s helped guide Salesforce through its tremendous growth and provided counsel on many of the company’s most transformational commercial transactions.

Prior to Salesforce, Todd worked at Adobe Systems Incorporated structuring large customer transactions, and he previously worked in private practice at the law firms of Ropers, Majeski, Kohn & Bentley, and Miller, Starr & Regalia.

Todd has a J.D. from University of California, Hastings College of the Law, and a B.A. in political science with high honors from California State University, Chico.