Senior Product Manager, Optimizely Kris is a Senior Product Manager at Optimizely, leading product development for Optimizely’s Program Management product and managing overall enterprise experience. In her spare time, you'll likely find Kris day dreaming in a local art gallery or playing with the nearest dog.
About this speaker
Hands-on product, strategy, and ops gal with substantial management experience across industries and geographies, particularly within the areas of product experimentation, B2B SaaS, marketplace platforms, e-commerce, fulfillment and operations, growth strategy, and all things Africa.
Specialties: product idea validation and experimentation, UX/UI beta testing, agile process implementation, analytic tool development, operational process design for hyper-growth, JIRA, Salesforce and ZenDesk roll-out, customer service operations, data-focused stakeholder engagement, commercial due diligence, corporate finance deal structuring, capacity building, simplifying complex problems, communicating with empathy.
Passion: I'm a chameleon. I thrive in rapidly changing, innovative organizations and am passionate about how technology can change the way we live, work, and think. I pride myself on putting my passions and skills to good use by supporting missions that I really care about, whether providing financial empowerment to the local community, or driving diversity initiatives within my industry.
Personal: In my spare time, you'll likely find me day dreaming in a local art gallery, pushing for a PR in a running event, or playing with the nearest dog. If I can be of help to you, or if you would like to learn more about my crazy adventures, feel free to say hello and share a story with me!