Brian Elliott

Brian Elliott

Executive Leader of Future Forum and Senior Vice President
Slack Technologies, LLC

Brian Elliott is the Executive Leader of the Future Forum, a consortium launched by Slack to enable leaders to redesign work to be better for people and organizations.

Future Forum is dedicated to helping companies transform in a digital-first world by building a way of working that is flexible, inclusive and connected. It is focused on delivering original research, case studies and position papers, and on convening executives and experts to share insights and debate solutions. Future Forum was founded by Slack and supported by partners like Boston Consulting Group, MillerKnoll and Management Leadership for Tomorrow.

Previously, Brian was the Vice President and General Manager of Platform at Slack, where he oversaw Platform strategy and execution. Slack’s Platform integrates with over 2,500 enterprise tools from leading companies like Google, Microsoft, Salesforce and Workday and supports over one million active developers building solutions for their own teams.

Before Slack, Brian was General Manager of Google Express, Google’s full stack commerce platform. Prior to Google, Brian was CEO at software and eCommerce startups. Before that, Brian was a Principal with The Boston Consulting Group.

Brian received a BA in Mathematics and Economics from Northwestern University and an MBA from Harvard Business School. His work has been published and cited in Harvard Business Review, Fortune, the Economist and The New York Times.