Mitra AziziradCorporate Vice President for AI and Innovation at Microsoft
Mitra Azizirad is the Corporate Vice President for Microsoft AI and Innovation where she is responsible for driving the perception of Microsoft’s AI and future technologies, for defining and accelerating the productization of Microsoft’s portfolio of innovation, and for leading marketing and storytelling in support of AI and Innovation thought leadership. Mitra leads Microsoft’s vision to help individuals and organizations put AI into action to innovate, transform, and deliver lasting positive impact on people, industry, and society at large.
A 28-year veteran of Microsoft, she has held key leadership positions at Microsoft across a wide array of technical, marketing and sales functions, both in the field and corporate. Prior to Microsoft, Mitra held technical leadership positions at the World Bank, National Association of Securities Dealers (NASD/NASDAQ), and International Telecommunications and Satellite Organization (Intelsat).