As Chief Strategy Officer and SVP of Operations, Alex leads BlueKai's US and global product management, client services, and operational efforts. Alex joins BlueKai from Right Media, a Yahoo! company and the first and largest online advertising exchange, where he headed the Strategic Integration Group (SIG). SIG's primary focus was signing and integrating value‐added service providers and ad networks (such as behavioral targeting networks) to the Right Media Exchange. During Alex's tenure, the SIG team grew its client base and revenues exponentially, contributing to Right Media's leadership position in the online ad industry. Prior to Right Media, Alex worked as Director of Product Management at DoubleClick and as a strategy consultant at Bain & Company. Alex earned a Bachelor of Economics degree from Carnegie Mellon, and a Master of Business Administration degree from Wharton.