Okta, Inc. has appointed Susan St. Ledger as president of worldwide field operations. St. Ledger will join Okta’s executive management team and report to Todd McKinnon, CEO and co-founder. St. Ledger will start at Okta on February 1, 2021 and Charles Race, Okta’s current president of worldwide field operations who is retiring, will continue to lead worldwide field operations until that date to ensure a smooth transition, as announced during Okta’s FY21 Q1 earnings call.
“Okta’s platform is transforming how people access technology as the role of identity rapidly expands,” said Todd McKinnon. “Susan embodies world-class leadership, proven talent for scaling growth and a customer-first mindset that will bring great value to the world’s largest organisations as they turn to Okta for their workforce and customer identity solutions. Susan will continue to elevate and innovate our go-to-market and customer success organisations. We’re excited to welcome Susan to the team.”
“Every organisation in the world is transforming its business to thrive in a digital world, and Okta’s platform is primed to solve the challenges ahead of every CEO, every product and IT leader, and every developer,” said Susan St. Ledger. “I share Okta’s vision to enable any organization to use any technology, and look forward to driving global scale, growth and innovation across the company.”
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