"Data privacy is the new civil rights fight of our generation. Technology is moving at a fast pace and often we can forget that there are human beings behind the 'data' that we collect to advance innovation. 'Move fast and break things' sounds great until it is your community being broken." - Angela J. Williams
Global Business Executive, Innovation Strategist and Board Director whose next-gen technology acumen, operational experience, portfolio management, policy expertise, and strategic partnerships have delivered scalability and revenue growth across multi-billion dollar portfolios for Google, Microsoft, Dell, and Meta.
Successful entrepreneur recognized for identifying and seizing hidden value and operational efficiencies across industries, disciplines, and business models – guiding iconic and startups across Product, Strategy, Marketing, GTM, Customer Experience, Vendor Strategy, and Privacy/Trust & Safety. Steers companies through socioeconomic and political challenges via strong background in consumer brands, B2B, regulatory compliance, and legal. Digital expert enabling companies to push technology boundaries with a “responsible innovation” approach, optimizing user experience, operations effectiveness, and P&L results.
As a strategic Board Director and Compensation Committee Member, Angela advises the online gaming, thesis-driven C-SPAC company GEEX, on building and expanding their platform, maximizing monetization/revenue models, building global “social/safe community,” regulations, and compensation. She also guides elevated work clothing brand, Chloe Kristyn, on strategy, operations, optimizing manufacturing/vendors, and partnerships.
Angela is a graduate of Spelman College (BA, Sociology & Anthropology), University of Tennessee-Knoxville (JD), and Howard University (MBA). AJ also completed her international studies at Kanda University (Tokyo, JA) and Bocconi University (Milan, IT).