David Cruickshank is the Senior Director of Strategy and Operations for the SAP Co-Innovation Lab, responsible for multiple operational facets of the lab including co-innovation project development, project management and marketing. Prior to SAP, David was with Sun Microsystems serving as Solution Design Manager in Sun IT leading a team to deliver solution design and back line support required for client services development across a portfolio of software and services. Before Sun IT, he spent four years in Sun Services as program manager for Sun's global High Availability SLA program and led Sun Managed Security Services to market with Verisign. David's 20-year high tech career has spanned technology fields within the network computing industry. He earned an MS in Information Systems from the Leavey School of Business at Santa Clara University and a BS from Western Michigan University.