Brian 'Skip' Schipper

Brian 'Skip' Schipper

Chief People Officer

Brian ‘Skip’ Schipper serves as Chief People Officer. He is responsible for overseeing the company’s people teams and overall organisational strategy.

Skip has over thirty-five years’ HR and broader administration leadership experience in the U.S. and internationally, primarily in the technology industry in global companies at all stages of growth. Before Yext, he was the Chief HR Officer at Twitter, Groupon, Cisco, and DoubleClick. He has also held senior HR leadership roles at Microsoft, PepsiCo and Compaq Computers.

Skip holds a B.A. from Hope College and an M.B.A. from Michigan State University. He serves as a Director on the board of GuideSpark and chairs the board of DHI, Inc. [NYSE: DHX].