Renee Lorton is President and founder of White Rock Advisors, providing board and advisory services to early and mid-stage technology companies. Additionally she is a Limited Partner with Belle Capital, USA, an early stage angel fund focused on investing in outstanding women-led tech companies across the USA. Specializing in product and market strategy, branding, messaging, customer relations, and operations, Ms. Lorton's experience spans over 20 years including roles as CEO (TaxLAB, Centrifuge Systems), SVP/GM (PeopleSoft, Cognos), and Global CIO (PricewaterhouseCoopers). She has been twice recognized as one of the 'top most influential people in Finance' and has been regarded a thought leader and industry spokesperson on BI/Analytics, Big Data, security solutions, and corporate compliance and risk management solutions. Ms Lorton holds a Masters in Taxation from Georgetown University, and a Bachelors in Accounting and Finance from Purdue University.