David Schmaier

CEO & Founder Vlocity
The Industry Cloud Company

David Schmaier works as CEO & Founder of Vlocity, the Industry Cloud company that that empowers companies to deliver a unified and industry-specific customer experience.
Vlocity is Salesforce’s fastest growing software partner out of 3,700 companies and was recently named as one of Forbes 2017 World’s Top 100 Cloud Companies. Vlocity’s award winning Industry Cloud apps are modern cloud and mobile software that embed industry-specific functionality, best practices, and business processes for customer-centric industries including energy, communications & media, insurance, healthcare, and public sector.  
David worked previously as Executive Vice President at Siebel Systems, a leading provider of Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software.
David was a member of Siebel’s founding executive team and helped grow the company from an idea to 8,000 employees and $2 billion in revenue. 
David led Siebel’s Products organization and was responsible for all CRM and 24 industry-specific applications. 
Prior to Siebel Systems, David worked at Oracle Corporation and at Braxton Associates (now part of Deloitte Consulting). 
David serves on private equity firm Genstar Capital’s Strategic Advisory Board and helped found the firm’s software practice. 
He previously served as COO, investor and strategic advisory board member for C3 IoT, another fast-growing Forbes Cloud 100 company that delivers a platform as a service (PaaS) for big data and IoT applications. 
David graduated with a Master’s in Business Administration from the Harvard Business School and a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.