Heidi Hattendorf

Senior Director – Industry Marketing, Telecom

Automation Anywhere




Heidi Hattendorf is the Senior Director for Industry Marketing heading up the Telecom market for Automation Anywhere, a global leader in Robotics Process Automation (RPA), Cognitive and AI platform to build world-class Intelligent Digital Workforces. She connects Telecom businesses with these leading automation solutions to streamline efficiency, drive performance and enable businesses to accelerate results.

Heidi brings over 25 years of industry experience and knowledge of the Telecom and Technology sectors. She held roles at Motorola Solutions and Motorola Inc in Product/Portfolio management for the development and delivery of products and solutions for mission and business critical networks, Cellular devices, Applications, and end to end integrated solutions. Heidi led the Transformation Office at Motorola Solutions, heading up end to end digital transformations which delivered improved customer experiences, dramatically simplified operations and enabled better business intelligence. Her blend of Telecom knowledge and end to end Enterprise automation provide her with unique insights for transformation.

Heidi holds two US patents and brings both business acumen and technical knowledge. Heidi was named as one of the ‘Top 40 Women in Innovation’ by Front End of Innovation and recognized as one of the Top 100 Executive Leaders by Diversity MBA Magazine. She was also featured in the Chicago Tribune’s Blue Sky Innovation. She has a bachelor’s degree in Marketing and an MBA from Northern Illinois University. She lived and worked in Spain and the UK for over a decade working with Telecom carriers and further developing the communications space.

Heidi has been actively working with students on STEM programs for many years and previously was one of the leaders for the Women’s Business Council at Motorola Solutions. She is passionate about empowering future leaders.