Jason Yotopoulos Founder and President, mach49
Jason Yotopoulos, Founder and President of mach49, has over 20 years of international business experience as a corporate executive and venture capitalist. Jason most recently completed a ten year career with SAP as a member of the company’s global senior leadership team, managing an 800-person innovation organization across 32 countries.
As Executive Vice President and Head of Global Research at SAP, Jason ran the global R&D and innovation unit of SAP. His group explored emerging IT trends and transformed applied research into tangible prototypes, customer pilots and game-changing solutions.
Previously, Jason was head of SAP’s Global Business Incubator, which he proposed, designed, and established in 2008. The Incubator built new lines of business and launched internal startups from idea through to commercialization.
He also served as Vice President of the Corporate Strategy Group and created and ran the M&A Strategy Group.
Jason holds a BS in Engineering from Stanford University and an MBA from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.
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