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William Yeack is a global senior executive enabling organizations to pivot to new opportunities and directions. He works with boards and senior executives to ensure their vision is enabled in the most efficient manner with the highest revenue acceleration. Yeack has worked for the last 30 years in 47 different countries to blend technology, people and process in emerging markets or technology. He is active with several public boards of directors, organizations and companies, and he was an executive with NTT Communications focused on information security thought leadership. As a frontier technologist, Yeack has helped build that mythical Silicon Valley unicorn and is an internationally acclaimed writer and award winner for some of the most complicated and difficult worldwide technology projects. He brings decades of knowledge from helping to build out front- and back-office financial trading systems in London, Tokyo, Paris and New York to his years helping Solomon Brothers in the mid-to-late 1980s where he helped define the trading platform of the future. Yeack is a seasoned public industry speaker and has published over 25 books and articles. He has an MBA from Ohio State University, a BA in Accounting and is a certified public accountant.