Chano Fernandez


Chano Fernandez is co-president at Workday, and is responsible for global field operations as well as strategic partner alliances. Previously, Chano served as executive vice president of global field operations at Workday, and as president of EMEA and APJ from 2014 to 2017. 

Prior to joining Workday in 2014, Chano served for seven years as senior vice president and head of innovation sales at SAP EMEA. Before that, he was vice president of EMEA sales at Infor, responsible for global and large accounts. Chano also served as a founding partner and general manager at Blue C, and as a senior consultant for McKinsey & Company.

Chano holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Instituto de Empresa and a bachelor’s degree in physics from the University of Salamanca.

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