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Charlene Li

Author & CEO, Altimeter Group

San Francisco

Charlene is a Principal Analyst at Altimeter, a Prophet company, and the author of the New York Times bestseller, Open Leadership. She is also the coauthor of the critically acclaimed, bestselling book Groundswell, which was named one of the best business books in 2008. Her most recent book is The Engaged Leader which published in 2015.

She is one of the foremost experts on social media and technologies and a consultant and independent thought leader on leadership, strategy, social technologies, interactive media and marketing. Formerly, Charlene was the CEO of Altimeter Group which she founded in 2008 and was acquired by Prophet. She was vice president and principal analyst at Forrester Research, worked in online newspaper publishing, and was a consultant with Monitor Group. She was named one of the 100 most creative people in business by Fast Company in 2010 and one of the most influential women in technology 2009.

Charlene is a graduate of Harvard Business School and received a magna cum laude degree from Harvard College. You can follow her blog at charleneli.com/blog or at twitter.com/charleneli.

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Women on the Rise: Charlene Li

Women on the Rise: Charlene Li

Join Altimeter Group founder and bestselling author Charlene Li as she discusses her women in technology.

Women On The Rise Symposium

Women On The Rise Symposium

General Assembly is offering four women the chance to take their careers in tech to a new level through an educational journey kicking off in San Francisco this September.

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