Des Traynor 

Chief strategy officer, Intercom

Des Traynor is the co-founder and chief strategy officer of Intercom, a company on a mission to make internet business personal. Des helped launch Intercom in 2011, bringing messaging for sales, marketing and customer service to one platform, thereby helping companies of all sizes to grow faster by building personal relationships with customers.

Before Intercom, Des co-founded Exceptional (now a part of Rackspace), an error-tracking company, and was also a UX designer for web apps.