Chris Hummel is Vice President, Services Marketing & Business Development, reporting directly to the President Charles Phillips. Mr. Hummel is responsible for marketing Oracle’s Consulting, Support, Education and On Demand services, supporting Oracle’s transformation of the software industry by moving software delivery from the traditional offline model to an online software services model.
Mr. Hummel joined Oracle in 1994 where he has held several management positions in Europe, Asia and the United States, including Vice President, Global Marketing Campaigns and Customer Operations, Vice President for Marketing in Asia Pacific, Vice President for Public Sector sales in Asia Pacific, and Managing Director for Russia and the CIS.
Before joining Oracle, Mr. Hummel worked for technology companies such as Apple Computer, AT&T and Lotus Development Corporation in driving their marketing and sales efforts. Mr. Hummel has also held research positions at the Edward R. Murrow Center of Public Diplomacy (USA), Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (Germany) and the office of Senator John F. Kerry (USA).
Mr. Hummel holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Tufts University (USA) and a Master of Arts in Law and Diplomacy from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy (USA).