Alex Dayon - President, Chairman of Salesforce Advisory Board
Alex Dayon is President & Chairman of the Salesforce Advisory Board. The Salesforce Advisory Board is a network of CEOs and leaders who advise Marc Benioff, the Board of Directors, and Salesforce officers on strategic directions for the company as well as act as ambassadors of the company with customers’ C-Suite.
Dayon, who holds several patents, has held several executive positions at Salesforce, most recently President and Chief Strategy Officer. Prior to that, Dayon led the Salesforce product organization for 10 years, growing the product portfolio from $1B of annual revenue to $10B.
Dayon joined Salesforce in 2008 through the acquisition of InStranet, a leading knowledge-base company where he was a founder and served as its CEO.
Prior to InStranet, Dayon was a founding member of Business Objects SA where he led the product group for more than 10 years. Dayon holds a master’s degree in electrical engineering from CentraleSupelec in France.