Global Head Business Development, Government Affairs, SAP SE
Caroline King joined SAP in 1999 to do Executive Communications for Hasso Plattner. She initiated and developed the first Global Public Affairs program, which later became Government Relations and Corporate Social Responsibility. Today Caroline manages the Global Business Development team within Government Relations globally.
From 2005-2007 Caroline was on leave from SAP and established and ran the German office of the World Childhood Foundation founded by Queen Silvia of Sweden.
Caroline holds a Ph.D. in Government from Georgetown University, Washington DC, USA. She did her undergraduate and first graduate degrees at McGill and McMaster Universities in Canada.
Caroline has an extensive international network of influencers in politics, public affairs, CSR and social development. She sits on the Boards of several organizations in Berlin and the US, has taught courses on foreign policy, data science and CSR at universities in Germany and in Asia, and runs her own communications consultancy in Berlin.