Lyle Ekdahl


Senior Vice President and General Manager
JD Edwards

As Senior Vice President and General Manager of Oracle's JD Edwards product family, Lyle Ekdahl leads development, quality assurance, product management, product strategy, content engineering, quality engineering, and business development for JD Edwards EnterpriseOne and JD Edwards World applications.

Prior to assuming his current position, Mr. Ekdahl was Vice President from 2005 to 2009, responsible for product strategy and management for the full JD Edwards product line. He became General Manager in 2009 and Senior Vice President in 2013. Mr. Ekdahl joined the JD Edwards EnterpriseOne team in 2003.

Before joining Oracle's JD Edwards team, Mr. Ekdahl held executive and management positions at Siebel Systems, Scopus Technology, Platinum Software, and ChannelPoint. With more than 20 years of experience in the industry, Mr. Ekdahl also has held product development, product management, marketing, analysis, and operations positions in several other global high technology companies.

Mr. Ekdahl holds a business economics degree from the University of Washington.