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Mr. Jamie Harper

General Manager of East Region Education, Microsoft

Biography

Jamie Harper is the General Manager of the East Region Education segment for Microsoft and leads a team that supports higher education and K-12 organizations across the Eastern United States.

Previously Jamie led Microsoft's business in several Southeast Asia countries including Vietnam, Sri Lanka, Cambodia, Nepal, Brunei, and Myanmar among others. Prior to his role in Asia Jamie was based in Johannesburg, South Africa where he led Microsoft South Africa's Enterprise business.

Jamie joined Microsoft in 1999 as part of their MBA recruiting program, and worked in various locations across the Southeast US. Over the years he served in a variety of finance, marketing, and sales leadership positions for Microsoft in the United States before his time overseas. Prior to Microsoft, Jamie worked for The Coca-Cola Company and Westinghouse Power Generation. While at Westinghouse Jamie completed an engineering/manufacturing training program and most notably worked on a team that assisted in the development of several projects in multiple provinces within China. Jamie holds an MBA from Emory University, and a degree in Industrial Engineering with a minor in Economics from Clemson University.

Jamie has supported a variety of local and regional organizations throughout his career including serving on the Board of the American International School of Johannesburg.