Chief Technology Officer, Synxi
Naomi Moneypenny is Chief Technology Officer at Synxi (a ManyWorlds brand) where she leads the development team for the adaptive recommendations & machine learning engine for SharePoint and other social business systems such as Yammer. She is also responsible for the knowledge infrastructure internally for the organization.
Prior to ManyWorlds, Naomi served as a senior business & IT strategist at the Royal Dutch/Shell Group. Naomi developed advanced business strategies for global business units and worked on overall Shell technology forecasts & knowledge management strategies.
Before moving into the energy industry, Naomi was senior production editor at recognized blue chip business publisher, Euromoney PLC. There, while redesigning processes, she implemented one of Europe’s first Intranets, for which she won the U.K. Director’s Award.
Naomi's formal education includes a graduate degree in Astrophysics from the University of London, as well as executive programs in strategy and M&A from Northwestern's Kellogg School of Management.
A community advocate, Naomi serves as a Board member of Houston SharePoint User Group and on organizing committee for SPS Houston and is IAMCP Committee Chair for Social Media for Houston Chapter. Additionally she is Technology Advisor for Project360, a celebrity led philanthropic venture working with charities such as Best Buddies and the Eva Longoria Foundation.
She holds over 20 patents in the area of machine learning & adaptive systems and is a frequent speaker at international events on enterprise social & collaboration, predictive analytics and business growth from innovative technology.