Carmen Carey is an IT industry veteran whose career encompasses leadership roles as an executive in fast-growing, global VC-backed and publicly traded technology companies. She is currently the CEO of Apica, a leader in load testing and synthetic monitoring solutions. Carey recently won a Bronze Stevie Award for Most Innovative Woman of the Year in Technology for 2017. She also serves as a non-executive director at Arts Alliance Media and Brady plc. Prior to Apica, she scaled and exited two UK technology companies as CEO, Big Data Partnership to Teradata in 2016 and ControlCircle to Alternative Networks Group in 2014, and was COO of MetaPack, COO of MessageLabs and VP of Global Services at BroadVision. Carey graduated from California State University, Fresno, where she received BA and MA Degrees in Communications and was awarded the Top Dog Outstanding Alumnus Award for Graduate studies.