Marcela Perilla is president of SAP Northern Region of Latin America and the Caribbean made up of Colombia, Ecuador, Venezuela, Central America and the Caribbean countries, and she is responsible for the entire operation in those countries.

Marcela has worked in the technology industry for more than two decades, where she has excelled in promoting medium and large companies in the region. Before joining SAP, she held various leadership positions at Dell Technologies, IBM and Unisys among others. Marcela is also a great precursor of the inclusion of women in the STEM field. She was recognized by Forbes in 2023 as one of the 50 most powerful women of Colombia.

As the leader of the SAP North Region of Latin America and the Caribbean, Marcela leads a talented team of more than 600 collaborators in more than 13 countries and a broad portfolio of state-of-the-art solutions that supports close to 7,000 clients in 25 industries.

Marcela holds a degree in Systems Engineering from the Universidad de Los Andes in Colombia and an MBA from the same institution.