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Workday Co-CEO joins KKR as Senior Advisor

KKR has appointed Chano Fernandez, co-CEO at Workday, as a Senior Advisor to the firm’s global technology team.

Fernandez will advise the KKR team on its investment activities in the technology sector globally, with a focus on the enterprise application software segment in Europe and North America. In his role, Fernandez will help to identify and assess new opportunities, and provide guidance to the management teams of KKR’s portfolio companies on operations and growth strategies.

Fernandez brings over 20 years of global leadership and entrepreneurial experience in the technology sector, with a focus on cloud, SaaS and enterprise software solutions. During his career he´s demonstrated an exceptional ability to scale businesses in a profitable and accelerated fashion, in close collaboration with his teams. As Workday´s Co-CEO, Fernandez is also a member of the company’s board of directors. 

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