Joyce J. Shen
Global Director, Emerging Technology Partnerships and Investments, Thomson Reuters
As the global director of emerging technologies in the CTO office, Joyce (@joycejshen) built and oversees the end-to-end emerging technologies practice at Thomson Reuters. She leads emerging technologies research, startup & ecosystem partnerships, and the emerging tech venture fund.
Joyce is also a faculty lecturer at UC Berkeley School of Information for the Master of Information and Data Science (MIDS) degree program.
Before Thomson Reuters, Joyce was a founding executive member and the first CFO of Cloud Platform at IBM, responsible for launching the Bluemix cloud platform, the Bluemix Garage, and deploying the $1B investment. Joyce also spent several years at IBM Corporate Development, leading numerous acquisitions and divestitures. Joyce received her undergraduate and masters degrees from the University of Chicago. She is a regular writer and speaker on emerging enterprise technologies, startup ecosystem, and product innovations.