Yara Barkopoulos has over 25 years of experience in the technology industry in a variety of business and sales leadership roles. She led strategic initiatives, recruited some of the largest accounts in the IT channel and launched global initiatives to achieve top line revenue growth. She was most recently the Director of Global Programs at Arrow Electronics expanding new global business partnerships and overseeing a division in Latin America. Yara was recognized as a High Performance Leader in the 2011 Women of the Channel by the IT Channel Reseller News magazine.
A native of São Paulo, Brazil, Yara holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Fundação Alvarez Penteado in São Paulo, an MBA from the Pepperdine University in California and Black Belt Lean Sigma training.