The Common Good in the Digital Age

Jim Welsh

Western Digital , Senior Vice President - USA, Los Altos

Keynote speaker Session 1: The Common Good: Seeking Shared Values


Jim Welsh is Senior Vice President and General Manager of Western Digital’s Content Solutions business unit for storage solutions marketed and sold under the WD, SanDisk and G-Tech brands.


Welsh joined Western Digital as Vice President and General Manager of the company’s Branded Products unit in 2005, bringing industry leadership, sales and executive management experience to his role with the company.


He led the introduction of the personal cloud storage category with the company’s leading consumer solutions and launched the highly successful My Passport and My Book brands, positioning Western Digital as the global external market leader.


Welsh contributes more than 3 decades of innovation and leadership to his role with Western Digital. Welch earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island.