Carolyn Herzog

      "Cutting edge innovation enabling a diverse partner ecosystem is what has allowed ARM to be a consistently highly respected and trusted    leader in our industry. I’m extremely proud to partner with everywoman to continue in this leading practice, sharing ARM’s belief that having a gender-balanced workplace will architect the workplace of the future to be inclusive of a diverse range of opinions, ideas and experiences".   

Carolyn Herzog is the EVP, Chief Compliance Officer, Secretary and General Counsel at ARM, the world’s leading semiconductor IP company. Prior to joining ARM, Carolyn was the VP, Chief Compliance Officer and Deputy General Counsel at Symantec Corporation, the global leader in cybersecurity, based in Mountain View, California, and held prior roles as Symantec’s Head of Legal for Europe, Middle East and Africa region, based in the U.K. Carolyn joined Symantec through the AXENT Technologies acquisition in December, 2000, where she was General Counsel, and was based in the Washington DC area, prior to moving to the UK.   

Carolyn has served on the European Board of the Association of Corporate Counsel, the Board for the National Cyber Security Alliance, and is an Advisory Board member to IPWatch System Corporation. She believes in equal rights for all people and has taken leadership roles in women’s rights advocacy throughout her career. Before moving to the technology sector, Carolyn worked in the international development arena, both in the non-profit sector and with The World Bank in Washington, DC.  She currently lives in the Bay Area with her family.  

Read Carolyn's views on gender balance, perceptions, role models and her challenge to change hearts, and minds.