- Executive Advisor
Jay Cherrie is an Executive Advisor at Appian Corporation (APPN). In this role, Jay works with senior leaders to meet today’s challenge of digital transformation using the Appian Low-Code Platform. Key advisory topics include guidance on how to create an Appian program, staffing and building the right team, instituting effective governance, funding agile projects (something that doesn’t always match traditional capital budgeting approaches) and successful organizational change management.
Jay formerly served as Chief Technology Officer at First Republic Bank where, among other duties, he oversaw the introduction of Appian and guided the program from the first small projects through enterprise-wide adoption. In addition to enterprise applications, Jay was responsible for the engineering and data center deployment of Appian, governance and interaction of multiple development partners (including offshore) as well as overall enterprise architecture. Before First Republic Bank, Jay
accumulated over 35 years of experience in Information Technology with firms such as Bank of America and Charles Schwab.