Joseph Chen, MS – 2017 Top 100 Under 50 Emerging Leader


Joseph Chen, MS
Senior IT Business Relationship Manager
The Clorox Company
Kellogg Sch of Mgmt
Northwestern University

Joseph is the Senior IT Account Leader for both the corporate R&D function and the $350M Professional Products business unit of The Clorox Company. Joe is responsible for overall IT engagement with executive leadership teams, business and IT strategic alignment, and IT investment prioritization and planning. Before joining Clorox, Joe held leadership roles at Kaiser Permanente, Abbott Laboratories, and Arthur Andersen Business Consulting. Joe earned a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from the University of California, Berkeley. He was awarded a full scholarship to pursue graduate studies at Northwestern University, where he received a M.S. degree in Accounting Information & Management. Joe’s transformative experience as an adoptive father inspired him to create an orphan care ministry at his local church and to serve on the Board of Directors for the Court Appointed Special Advocates program of Alameda County.