Diane M. Bryant is an Executive Advisor at OWNZONES Entertainment Technologies, Inc. Diane is a global technology leader with more than three decades of executive leadership in the global semiconductor industry, enterprise IT solution development and deployment, and cloud computing services.
Bryant served as the Chief Operating Officer of Google Cloud from 2017 to 2018, where she focused on accelerating the scale and reach of Google Cloud’s business, including optimization of the global supply chain, acceleration of customer adoption, and development of next-generation information technology solutions. Prior to Google, Bryant spent 32 years at Intel, the last five years as Group President of Intel’s Data Center Group, the worldwide organization that develops server, storage and network platforms for the digital services economy, growing it to $19 billion in revenue in 2017. Before becoming Group President, Bryant was Intel’s Corporate Vice President and Chief Information Officer, responsible for the corporate-wide information technology solutions and services that enable Intel’s business.
Bryant was elected to the United Technologies Corp (UTC) board of directors in December 2016 and serves on the audit and finance committees. She was elected to the Broadcom Inc. board of directors in January 2019 and serves on the compensation committee. She serves on the UC Davis Chancellor’s Board of Advisors and UC Davis College of Engineering Board of Advisors. Diane is also an early investor, advisor and board member of Curie, an AI-based healthcare platform, in addition to Ownzones, a SaaS AI-driven platform for media post-production.
Bryant was named among Fortune’s 50 Most Powerful Women in Business in 2015 and 2016 and is a tireless advocate for women and underrepresented minorities in the fields of engineering and technology. Business Insider ranked Ms. Bryant #6 among the Most Powerful Female Engineers in 2018. In 2016, World Affairs and its Global Philanthropy Forum honored Ms. Bryant with its Global Citizen Award.
Bryant received her bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from U.C. Davis in 1985. She attended Stanford Graduate School of Business, completing the Executive Program in 2011. Bryant holds four U.S. patents in mobile computing.