Vice President, Strategic Initiatives
Rakuten Marketing is the global leader in integrated marketing solutions. With offices around the world, our integrated marketing solutions span affiliate, display and search. Headquartered in San Mateo, CA, we have offices throughout the United States and in Australia, Brazil, Japan, Singapore, the United Kingdom, Germany and France.Rakuten Marketing empowers marketers to transcend the conventional and achieve the full potential of digital marketing. We deliver data-driven personalized ad experiences that engage consumers across screens, platforms and traditional publishers and influence them to purchase. Our commitment to transparency provides consumer journey insights that allow us to continually optimize for performance.We are amidst a technological, economic and cultural revolution. The accelerated pace of innovation combined with shifts in consumer behavior have completely transformed the marketing industry, making the role of the marketer more complex than it has ever been. Today, marketers have to be artists, data scientists, technologists and even fortune tellers.Rakuten Marketing empowers marketers with integrated marketing solutions that enable them to achieve the full potential of digital marketing.
Specialties: Product Management, Mergers/Acquisitions (M&A), Divestitures, Business Development, Market / Competitive Analysis, Due-diligence, Financial / Valuation Modeling, Deal ManagementProduct and business leader that excels in developing compelling product vision for new products or reenergize existing ones, and building the process, organization and culture to deliver it. Passionate about building great businesses and products, and working with passionate people who share similar values.Flexible leader with experience in both corporate and startup environments, working with small and large teams across diverse areas such as mobile, search, media, video, and games.