Mark Brandau is Vice President, HCM Solutions for SAP, in SAP’s Cloud Business Unit, HR Line of Business. He is responsible for the go-to-market strategy and execution of SAP HCM Solutions, with day-to-day responsibilities for HR Cloud Technology, Competitive and Market Intelligence, Workforce Analytics, and Talent Management solutions, which includes Learning, Performance & Goals, Compensation, Succession & Development, Recruiting and Onboarding. Mark came to SAP via their acquisition of SuccessFactors, where he led go-to-market activities for the acclaimed talent management solutions. Previous roles include leading product go-to-market for Plateau System’s (acquired by SuccessFactors) learning solutions, and Vice President at Visual Mining, where he helped achieve record operating results. His early career includes marketing and product management roles at Softek (sold to IBM), and Legato Systems (sold to EMC). Mark holds an M.B.A., Magna Cum Laude, from Marymount University.