Brian 'Skip' Schipper

Brian 'Skip' Schipper

Chief People Officer

Brian ‘Skip’ Schipper serves as Yext’s Chief People Officer, responsible for overseeing the people and organization strategy to help the company scale its team, build on the company’s great employee experience, and grow its global business. Prior to Yext, Schipper led HR at Twitter, Groupon, Cisco, and DoubleClick.

Schipper has over thirty years’ HR and broader administration leadership experience, primarily in the technology industry in global companies at all stages of growth, he has worked both in and outside the US.

Schipper has a BA from Hope College and an MBA from Michigan State University. He was elected to the boards of Verified Person and DHI, Inc. [NYSE: DHX].