James Lee

Chief Operating Officer

James Lee is Chief Operating Officer for SAP Ariba and SAP Fieldglass and is responsible for business operations, commercial strategy, business development, presales and enablement across the globe.   

Previously he was Chief Operating Office and Co-head of Sales for SAP Greater China, during which he also served as interim Head of Greater China for SAP Ariba. James was previously the Chief of Staff to the President and General Manager for SAP Taiwan and Hong Kong. Since joining SAP in 2008, James has worked across various organizations and geographies within the company. From 2011 to 2013, he also led SAP’s Private Equity business across Asia Pacific and Japan.  

Prior to SAP, James led global SAP implementation projects at Hewlett Packard and worked in strategy consulting for McKinsey & Company. James holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Harvard Business School, Bachelor of Commerce from the University of British Columbia, and Diploma in Piano Performance from the Royal Conservatory of Music.