Barbara Whye serves as Vice President of Inclusion and Diversity at Apple. In this role, Whye is responsible for leading the company’s commitment to build a more equitable and inclusive world.
Previously, she was chief diversity and inclusion officer at Intel where she led a $300 million ‘Diversity in Technology’ initiative that resulted in the chipmaker reaching full representation of women and underrepresented minorities in its U.S. workforce two years ahead of schedule.
Whye was also responsible for Intel’s investments in programs that deliver positive global impact, including corporate social responsibility and sustainability.
Whye has been the recipient of multiple industry awards, including Fortune’s 2020 list of the ‘Most Powerful Women in Business’.
Whye holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of South Carolina and an MBA from the University’s Darla Moore School of Business.