Jonathan Becher is the Chief Marketing Officer of SAP. Previously, Jonathan was the CEO at companies such as NeoVista Software, Accrue Software and Pilot Software. He holds a Master's degree in Computer Science from Duke University, and a Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Virginia.

He is highly-collaborative senior executive with multiple demonstrated successes as CEO and CMO, delivering growth agendas with measurable financial and market returns significantly above expectations. Jonathan Becher has excellent marketing and communication skills, with extensive track record of effective engagement with Board-level and senior leaders from sales to development to finance.

Jonathan Becher has a deep knowledge of marketing analyses and processes for managing brand and pipeline across multiple routes. He has a special proficiency in building highly-motivated multi-disciplinary teams that deliver high-performance results in a matrixed international environment. He is a social media marketing and business thought leader; active member of the enterprise software community, frequently-requested speaker at industry events, and author of a popular blog (

Specialties:Vision and strategy, marketing, performance management, social media, fund raising.