Julie Whipple is currently serving as Global Head of Corporate Social Responsibility at Qlik. In this position, she leads the organization’s focus on empowering community-based and humanitarian non-profits to most effectively serve vulnerable populations through the program “Change Our World”. The program includes directing a successful software grant program to leverage the Qlik analytical platform; driving sustainability reporting best practices internally and externally; managing strategic partnerships with the United Nations, Clinton Global Initiative, C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group and other organizations; and directing employee engagement activities with partners, WeSeeHope and Medair, as well as many other global charities. Based on the impactful work of the CSR program, Qlik has received numerous awards and was named to the list of “Top 10 Most Innovative Companies for Social Good” by Fast Company magazine in 2017.
Prior to her current role, Julie managed relationships with large enterprise organizations within the financial services industry and public sector delivering valuable analytical solutions. In addition, she has extensive experience in financial and operational data management and visualization best practices. Julie’s work focuses on delivering innovative solutions through the creation of collaborative partnership.
Julie attended the University of Iowa and resides in Boston, MA. She is also the Founder and President of WeSeeHope USA Inc., a non-profit supporting youth programs in Africa, and is currently earning her Corporate Sustainability and Innovation Certificate from the Harvard Extension School at Harvard University.