Global Conference 2015

Speaker's Biography

Sheryl Sandberg

Chief Operating Officer, Facebook; Founder, LeanIn.Org

Sheryl Sandberg is chief operating officer at Facebook, overseeing the firm’s business operations, and founder of LeanIn.Org, a global community committed to empowering women to achieve their ambitions. She is also the author of the bestsellers “Lean In: Women, Work and the Will to Lead” and “Lean In for Graduates.” Before her role at Facebook, Sandberg was vice president of global online sales and operations at Google, chief of staff for the U.S. Treasury Department under President Clinton, a management consultant with McKinsey & Co. and an economist with the World Bank. She serves on the boards of Facebook, Walt Disney Co., Women for Women International, ONE and the Center for Global Development. She received a B.A. from Harvard University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.


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