Alex Dayon is President and Chief Strategy Officer. Alex, who holds several patents, leads strategic initiatives, working closely with Salesforce customers on product direction and business transformation. Alex 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, Alex was a founding member of Business Objects SA where he led the product group for more than 10 years. Alex holds a master’s degree in electrical engineering from Ecole Supérieure d'Electricité (SUPELEC) in France.