Vice President, Legal and Corporate Affairs, Intel Corporation; President, Intel Foundation
Shelly Esque is a Vice President at Intel Corporation, Global Director of the company’s Corporate Affairs Group, and President of the Intel Foundation. In this role, she oversees professionals in more than 35 countries working to enhance Intel’s reputation as the world’s leading technology brand and Corporate Citizen.
A 15-year Intel veteran, Ms. Esque joined Intel as Arizona Public Affairs Manager, then managed U.S. Public Affairs and Global Public Affairs. Ultimately, she drove the creation of the Corporate Affairs Group, adding Intel’s $100 million per year education efforts to her existing portfolio managing Intel’s Corporate Social Responsibility, environmental sustainability, community, foundation, and government relations efforts worldwide.
Ms. Esque has represented Intel at highly visible events including the Clinton Global Initiative, the World Economic Forum, World Bank and UNESCO education forums, the Women’s Network for a Sustainable Future as well as international Corporate Responsibility conferences. She regularly interviews with media and meets with key government leaders around the world. Her group has won many notable awards, including the Committee Encouraging Corporate Philanthropy’s Chairman’s Award for Intel® Teach, a program which has now trained 10 million teachers around the world.