VP & CMO, Microsoft

Sandra's Special Set of Skills

  • Advertising
  • Brand Innovation
  • Brand Partnerships
  • Brand Strategy
  • Business Development
  • Business Planning
  • Corporate Sponsorships
  • Creative Direction
  • DE&I (Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion)
  • Digital Marketing
  • DTC / E-Commerce
  • Establishing KPIs
  • GTM Strategy
  • Leadership Development
  • Marketing
  • Media Planning
  • People Management
  • Performance
  • Marketing & Growth
  • Sales and business development
  • Technology
  • Thought Leadership

Sandra's Rise

Sandra E. Lopez is a distinguished Technology Visionary Leader recognized for her instrumental role in founding new ventures and driving digital innovations across diverse industries. As the CEO and Founder of Ambi Ventures, Sandra serves as a Fractional CMO for a diverse portfolio of companies, spanning startups to large corporations. Beyond providing strategic business and marketing expertise, Ambi Ventures also serves as an investment entity, with a unique focus on supporting culture mission businesses (sports, media, fashion, and tech) founded by Latinx entrepreneurs. Through her leadership, Sandra is dedicated to fostering innovation and facilitating growth.

Sandra's commitment extends to her board roles, including positions at PureRed and Junior Achievement, as well as her esteemed role as Co-Chair for the Sports Integrity Global Alliance, showcasing her commitment to driving positive change across various sectors.
With an illustrious career, Sandra has held pivotal positions such as GM/CMO of Microsoft's Ads business, where she propelled market acceleration within the digital industry. Previously, she played key roles at Intel, ushering the company into the immersive media segment and managing the wearable business for Intel's New Technology Group. Earlier in her career, Sandra held various corporate marketing roles, including director positions at technology companies such as Adobe, Computer Associates, and Macromedia. 

Throughout her career, Lopez has earned numerous accolades, including recognitions as a "Top 100 Women in Technology" (Technology Magazine), "Most Powerful Women in Tech" (National Diversity Council), “Game Changer” (Sports Business Journal), "Top Women in Sports" (AdWeek), "Top 10 Latina Executives" (LatinaStyle), and as one of the "Most Influential and Notable Hispanic Professionals in 
Lopez holds a B.S. in Economics and Textiles and Clothing from the University of California at Davis. She also completed Stanford’s Executive Accelerator Program in 2016. Committed to fostering the next generation of women leaders and Latine/Hispanic professionals, she actively contributes to her community.

Professional Superpower

While her day job might be establishing new lines of business in technology, Sandra is an advocate for women’s progression in the workplace, and her advocacy has been covered by CNN, Cosmopolitan, Fast Company, Elle, NBC News, and more.

Personal Superpower

A proud mother of a wonderful daughter, Sandra also finds the time to travel with her family and loves outdoor sports.

What Drives Sandra

Sandra is passionate about helping women minorities become the first in line for their future generations’ wealth. With her proven history of building new businesses and transforming existing ones, Sandra’s expertise has the power to help others on the verge of building something incredible.

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One-on-one mentorship sessions

Unlock an exclusive, one-on-one appointment with Sandra. During your video session, Sandra will be on the line to offer personalized advice, support and guidance designed to help power your business forward. Consider this your phone a friend (with major bonus points).

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  • Duration: 30 minutes
  • Rate: $200