Sylvette Sawyers is currently head of talent for Opendoor, a burgeoning real-estate technology company that is breaking the traditional real estate paradigm. She brings over 20 years of experience in talent acquisition with global companies like Gap, Inc., Microsoft, and AON Hewitt. While with Gap, Inc. as a vice president, global talent acquisition, she had enterprisewide responsibilities for the talent brand, campus recruiting, talent acquisition operations, metrics and reporting, and corporate functions. During her tenure leading talent acquisition for the Old Navy brand, she was known for building a strong sourcing discipline that had significant impact on Old Navy’s talent. Her passion lies in creating teams and building capabilities to do more than fill jobs. Outside of work, she and her partner spend time traveling, entertaining and are self-proclaimed foodies living in San Francisco.