Rachel Mushahwar

General Manager of Americas Industry Sales, Intel

Rachel Mushahwar is a global executive with more than 23 years of experience in a variety of industries, and she has consistently delivered significant and measurable bottom-line results and has been rewarded with many new challenges and opportunities. An expert in aligning strategy with organizational vision and objectives, she leads new initiatives with C-suite executives to help them shape and refine their strategic objectives and achieve business goals through implementation of strategic road maps, solid technology foundations, and standardized process management.


Mushahwar is the General Manager of Americas Industry Sales Group at Intel and leads nine different verticals in North America and Latin America (Partner, Cloud, Telecommunications, Retail, Transportation and Manufacturing, Energy, Financial Services, Government, and Health Life Sciences) and is accountable for approximately $5 billion in sales. Her focus is enabling companies to realize the value of innovative offerings and delivering end-to-end innovative solutions to the industry that solve real-world business problems. She was named by Chain Store Age as One of the Top 10 Women in Technology in January 2017, and Women’s Wear Daily listed her one of the Top Industry Transformers in December 2016.  She has been on Wall Street Journal Live, and most recently NBC Press:Here, to talk about how industries need to transform to compete.


She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in computer science and an M.B.A. in international business (both summa cum laude) and is a recent alumnus of Columbia’s Graduate School of Business in New York. She is an active supporter of STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math.) She is on the Corporate Advisory Board for the University of Arizona’s Terry Lundgren Retail School, where she helps the school achieve its mission and goals. Follow her on Twitter @RachelMushahwar, or on LinkedIn.