Joe Miles was appointed Global Vice President of Life Sciences at SAP in 2013. He leads the Life Sciences industry with a strong focus on helping customers digitally transform their business models to create incremental value while maintaining compliance to global regulations. Joe has worked with leading Life Sciences companies from every region of the world, leveraging technology to chart a path of growth in their global markets. He brings over 25 years of software and Life Sciences industry experience, including 15+ years as an executive driving business strategy, and focuses on building strong and sustainable relationships with customers, partners, financial analysts, and industry experts. Prior to working in software, Joe spent 10 years as an operations professional inside and outside the Life Sciences industry. He has a Master’s degree in operations management from Loyola University and a BS degree in business administration from the University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign.