Sara Clemens

Chief Operating Officer, Twitch

Sara Clemens is the Chief Operating Officer at Twitch, leading the commercial, operations, and go-to-market teams globally. Sara has over 20 years of leadership experience in the broadcast, technology, and entertainment industries. Prior to Twitch, Sara was COO at Pandora, where she worked to transform the internet radio pioneer into a personalised music service connecting artists directly with fans at scale. Sara’s efforts to build strong relationships with the music industry placed her on Billboard’s list of Most Powerful Women in Music in 2015 and 2016. Prior to Pandora, Sara was on the executive team at LinkedIn, responsible for corporate development and new ventures, and led the company’s successful entry into the China market. Sara spent five years in a range of leadership positions at Microsoft, including leading international expansion, business operations, and new ventures for Xbox, and was a founding member of the team that created HoloLens, Microsoft’s Augmented Reality headset. Sara has extensive experience building consumer internet businesses across a broad range of international markets, including EMEA, LATAM, and the Greater Asia Pacific. She holds an MA with Honours from the University of Canterbury in New Zealand.

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