Catherine Moore is an innovation and technology evangelist who enjoys connecting people and businesses globally to help them create, expand, and thrive.
A global citizen, she started her career in France then spent 16 years in California Silicon Valley with hi-tech start ups as well as Fortune 500 companies such as: TangoMe, Nokia, Applied Materials, Cellon, and the Eclipse Group.
As an HR business leader and executive coach, Catherine has managed both hands-on and strategic HR across Europe, Asia, Africa, and America. Recently, she was SVP Global HR at Kyriba, a global SaaS company in financial software, based in San Diego. Catherine also pioneered one of the first HR and Innovation conferences in the Silicon Valley.
Because of her extensive professional network in hi-tech and her international experience in such diverse roles as corporate development, M&As and supply-chain consulting, Catherine also serves as the occasional angel investor and often as a sounding board for early stage tech start-up leaders on business operations and market development.
Catherine holds two masters degrees in Human Resources Development from CNAM, Paris, (Cum Laude), and Business Law from University of Law and Economics, Aix-en-Provence, France. She also holds Professional Certificates in Organizational Theory from ISGA, Marseilles/Luminy, France, E-Commerce Management from San Jose State University, CA, and more recently, in Coaching from the prestige The Coaches Training Institute in San Rafael, CA.