Robert Wickham leads Salesforce’s specialised teams for platform & emerging technologies across Asia Pacific, including Lightning Platform, Heroku, Einstein Analytics, Quip and CPQ. He also directs Salesforce’s regional program for startups and is a member of the Victorian Government Innovation Expert Panel. Robert is a regular public speaker and media contributor, having appeared in Sky News, Boss Magazine, Australian Institute for Company Directors and CloudAsia.
Prior to joining Salesforce, Robert led the Engineered Systems business at Oracle across Australia & New Zealand; held multiple marketing, product management and sales leadership positions at Boston-based technology startup Empirix and was the co-founder of European airline Go Fly Limited, which was later sold to EasyJet. He holds a Master and Bachelor of Aeronautical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and a Masters of Business Administration from Harvard Business School.