December 1, 1961

“The most significant barrier to female leadership is the actual lack of females in leadership. The best advice I can give to women is to go out and start something, ideally their own businesses. If you can’t see a path for leadership within your own company, go blaze a trail of your own.” Safra A. Catz 

Safra A. Catz Chief Israeli- American businesswoman Executive Officer of Oracle is born.

Safra A. Catz is an Israeli-born American business executive. She has been an executive at Oracle Corporation since April 1999, and a board member since 2001. In April 2011 she was named co-president and chief financial officer, reporting to founder/CTO Larry Ellison.

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“Let your customers be your partners; let your vendors be your employees. What’s necessary in this transformation more than anything else is courage and a willingness to change.” Safra A. Catz

Safra A. Catz – Related Articles:

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  • “5 Things to know about Safra Catz, the highest paid US female executive in 2015” | YourStory 
  • “Safra Catz: 10 Things You Didn’t Know about Oracle’s CEO” | Money Inc

“Hopefully in the future, generational challenges will be measured by achievement, not gender.” Safra A. Catz

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