Headshot of blog author Julie Kae wearing a black blouse and sporting blonde shoulder-length hair.

Julie Kae

As VP of Sustainability and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DE&I), as well as Executive Director of Qlik.org at Qlik, Julie leads Qlik’s Office of Sustainability, which works to combat climate change, as well as advance the company’s DE&I initiatives. She brings a collaborative focus to environmental programs and the inclusion and well-being of people everywhere. The Office’s activities include: leading Qlik’s environmental, social and governance programs; managing strategic partnerships with international organizations, such as the United Nations, the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group and Direct Relief, among others; and spearheading the development of environmental solutions, as well as data-driven applications for global nonprofits. The Office’s work has been instrumental in the company receiving numerous global awards and has led Qlik to being named to the list of “Top 10 Most Innovative Companies for Social Good” by Fast Company magazine.

Julie holds a BA in Accounting from the University of Iowa. She serves as Board Member to the Friends of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and is pursuing a graduate degree in Corporate Sustainability at Harvard University.