JUL 26, 2021 | GLOBAL
BSA Hires Chief Growth Officer
WASHINGTON – July 26, 2021 – BSA | The Software Alliance today welcomed Gideon Lett as Chief Growth Officer. Based in San Francisco, Lett will play an important role in expanding the global reach of the leading tech trade association dedicated to software.
“Gideon Lett is a great addition to BSA and I welcome him to our growing team,” said Victoria Espinel, President and CEO at BSA | The Software Alliance. “BSA’s member companies are at the forefront of several tech policy issues, including artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, and digital transformation. With Gideon joining our leadership team, I’m excited to grow our member base even more while continuing our legacy of thoughtful, effective advocacy.”
Before joining BSA, Lett served as a Senior Advisor for Fair Tech at Access Partnership, where he was an outside advisor and resource to firm leadership and clients at the intersection of tech policy, social impact, and stakeholder engagement. Previously, Lett was Principal and Head of Office, Bay Area, for Monument Advocacy, where he established and led California operations for the lobbying and public affairs firm.
Lett has also served as Vice President, Government Affairs & Strategic Partnerships at TechNet, where he led growth initiatives and engaged policymakers on issues including data privacy and security, artificial intelligence, and workforce development. Earlier in his career, Lett held roles at APCO Worldwide and the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) in Washington, D.C. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration from Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama.
BSA |“软件联盟”(www.bsa.org) 是全球软件行业的主要倡导者，旨在代表该行业，向政府和国际市场发声。其成员包括全球最具创新力的公司，这些公司制定的软件解决方案，不但能够刺激经济，还能提升现代生活的品质。
BSA 的总部位于华盛顿特区，其营运机构遍布 30 多个国家。BSA 凭借这些机构，率先涉足合规项目，以期促进使用合法软件、倡导制定公共政策，并以此培养技术创新能力，以及推动发展数字经济。