Mr. Steve Peck serves as Senior Vice President, Global Strategic Service Partners at SAP. He was the Advisor at Alchemy Global. He is responsible for Global Strategic Initiatives. Mr. Peck serves as a proxy for the President where needed and drives a variety of strategic programs and relationships focused on accelerating customer and stakeholder value, innovation and revenue growth. Mr. Peck's prior role at SAP was Senior Vice President, Global Strategic Service Partners. Prior to returning to SAP in October 2010, Mr. Peck was a senior executive consultant for Accenture driving their relationship and field execution strategy with SAP. Previously, he was President and CEO of Axon Americas where he led the Americas region to 48% Y-o-Y growth and completed two acquisitions in 2008. Axon was acquired by HCL Technologies in late December 2008 in an all cash transaction for nearly twice its annual revenues. Prior to Axon, Mr. Peck was an executive with SAP for nearly 6 years where he was Senior Vice President, Americas Ecosystem and Partner Group and served on the Board of Directors for SAP Government and Support Services. Mr. Peck's first role at SAP was as President of SAP Public Services where he led his team to three consecutive years of significant market share gains, double digit revenue growth and strong customer and employee satisfaction improvements. He serves on the Board of Directors of e4e based in San Francisco and I/O Data based in Phoenix. He is also on the Board of Visitors of Towson University located near Baltimore, MD and was appointed as the university's first ever CEO-in-Residence in 2009. Steve is a prominent speaker at partner, industry and company events. Steve is also active in numerous charitable organizations, including serving as a strategic advisor to the Ernie Els Center of Excellence to battle autism and on the executive committee for the Washington DC Leukemia and Lymphoma Society annual ball.