Thomas M. Siebel is CEO of C3.ai, a leading provider of enterprise artificial intelligence software. A globally renowned leader in information technology, Mr. Siebel has been at the forefront of several major innovation cycles, including relational databases, enterprise application software, Internet computing, AI, and the Internet of things. He pioneered the customer relationship management (CRM) category with the founding of Siebel Systems. Recognized by Businessweek as one of the top 25 managers in global business, Mr. Siebel is a three-time recipient of the EY Entrepreneur of the Year award and was named a Glassdoor Top CEO in 2018. He was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 2013.
"Tom Siebel has laid out in simple terms how to understand and
thrive in today's new information economy. Digital
Transformation is a must read for today's business leaders."
--Charles Schwab, Founder and Chairman, The Charles
"Siebel skillfully describes the new technologies that you must understand to give you confidence to ask the right questions and drive change that delivers both short-term results and long-term competitive advantage." --Robert Simons, Professor, Harvard Business School
"Digital Transformation delivers a detailed look at the big picture, explaining not only what is happening now, but what companies must do and why. Instead of being fearful, read this book and learn how human leadership, strategy, and risk-taking can make the most of it." --Garry Kasparov, Former World Chess Champion
"In this book, Tom Siebel offers compelling insights from a practitioner's point of view--he cuts through the hype and offers practical advice for CEOs and other leaders. In doing so, Tom paints an inspiring vision for an inevitable future." --George Roberts, Co-Chairman and Co-CEO, KKR
"Tom Siebel's Digital Transformation should alarm every CEO and government leader about the simultaneous arrival of an existential technological threat--and an historic opportunity. A must-read for every leader in business and government." --Robert M. Gates, Former U.S. Secretary of Defense
Siebel explains why business evolution is speeding up, ushering in a new era of real-time data analysis and prediction. Digital Transformation is a top-priority read for CEOs and boards in every large organization in the world." --Rich Karlgaard, Publisher and Futurist, Forbes
"Digital technology is changing the world with breath-taking speed. In a clearly written book that combines market-tested experience and piercing insight, Tom Siebel provides leaders with the advice they need to guide organizations." --Christopher L. Eisgruber, President, Princeton University
"Everyone talks about digital transformation and here is our chance to actually understand and execute it well." --Jay Crotts, Chief Information Officer, Royal Dutch Shell
"In Digital Transformation, Tom Siebel describes how the disruptive technologies of artificial intelligence, cloud computing, big, data, and the internet of things are propelling massive changes in how nations, industries, and corporations function. Throughout the book, he offers valuable advice to corporations and individuals working in this transforming landscape." --Robert J. Zimmer, President, University of Chicago
"Urgent doesn't begin to describe the insights contained in Tom Siebel's Digital Transformation. His combination of historic perspective and an incisive approach to the specific technologies reshaping our world should be essential reading for any leader." --Eric Schmidt, Former CEO of Google Inc.