Summary of Sukhinder Singh Cassidy

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In this episode of A Call to Lead, StubHub president, tech executive and entrepreneur Sukhinder Singh Cassidy speaks with podcast host Jennifer Morgan about leadership. For Singh Cassidy, the most essential skill of a leader is the ability to switch between a macro scale and a micro perspective depending on the situation. Aspiring and new leaders in particular will find Singh Cassidy’s nuggets of wisdom intriguing. 

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In her podcast A Call to Lead, Jennifer Morgan – leader of SAP’s Cloud Business Group and executive board member of SAP – interviews world-class leaders, such as StubHub president Sukhinder Singh Cassidy.

 

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Sukhinder Singh Cassidy credits her physician parents for instilling an entrepreneurial spirit in her from a young age. She grew up in Ontario, Canada, and after college worked in investment banking. She was drawn to the idea of founding a start-up and moved to Silicon Valley in the late 1990s. During her career, Singh Cassidy alternated between working for and founding start-ups – including Yodlee and Joyus – and joining large companies – including Amazon and Google. She most enjoys positions that are entrepreneurial while also having scale and recently became president of StubHub. Working at large...


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