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Jenny Smith

Jenny Smith COO & Managing Director, UK

Michael Jaïs

Michael Jaïs Chief Executive Officer

Arnaud Roy

Arnaud Roy Chief Strategy Officer

Tatiana Ferreira

Tatiana Ferreira Chief Customer Officer

Alison Bringé

Alison Bringé Chief Marketing Officer

Mario Soave

Mario Soave Managing Director, Italy

Carlos Ortega

Carlos Ortega Managing Director,
International

Yuli Ziv

Yuli Ziv CEO style coalition

Oualid Abderrazek

Oualid Abderrazek Chief Product Officer

Benjamin Lan Sun Luk

Benjamin Lan Sun Luk Chief Technology Officer

Pau Montero Parés

Pau Montero Parés Chief Information Officer

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Jenny Smith

Jenny SmithCOO & Managing Director, UK

Jenny joined Fashion GPS in 2010 as Client Relations Manager, handling Customer Success and Sales, and since then has spearheaded our operations in the UK and European markets. She is now working from London as Chief Operations Officer and Managing Director of UK. She holds a degree in Fashion Management & Marketing from the London College of Fashion.

Michael Jaïs

Michael JaïsChief Executive Officer

Michael cofounded Augure in 2002 and is now the CEO of Launchmetrics. He previously worked for Accenture, Thomson Multimedia, and founded the startup, Leonard’s Logic, that was successfully sold to Hummingbird in 1999. He holds a Master’s degree from Sciences Po Paris in Economics and Finance.

Arnaud Roy

Arnaud RoyChief Strategy Officer

He cofounded Augure Spain in 2005 and now operates as the Chief Strategy Officer at Launchmetrics. He began his career at a startup called Kalumet in 1999, but shortly after joined the consulting company, Mille Alliance, in 2000. He holds a Master’s degree from ESCP (Paris) and an MBA from IESE (Madrid).SCP (Paris) and an MBA from IESE (Madrid).

Tatiana Ferreira

Tatiana FerreiraChief Customer Officer

Tatiana joined Fashion GPS in 2011 as a Client Relations Manager, handling customer success for clients in the US before going on to manage the team as Director of Client Relations in 2012. After serving as the voice of the customer for all development initiatives as Director of Product in 2015, she has moved back into managing Customer Success as Chief Customer Officer. She holds a degree in Marketing and Information Systems from Loyola University Maryland.

Alison Bringé

Alison BringéChief Marketing Officer

Alison Levy is the Chief Marketing Officer at Launchmetrics, where she has worked since 2013. As Launchmetrics is the leading digital solutions provider for the fashion and luxury industry, Levy spearheads PR, Marketing and Partnerships with some of the industry’s most important federations, top brands and PR agencies worldwide, supporting the growth of the global fashion community.

Before joining Launchmetrics, Levy oversaw Marketing & Communications at IMG Fashion where she worked on several of their largest fashion weeks, including Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York, Berlin, Australia and Istanbul, spearheading corporate communications activities for IMG Models. Prior to her experience at IMG, Levy worked for NET-A-PORTER.COM, where she played a central role in the public relations strategy as they opened their first office on Fifth Avenue in New York, working directly with Natalie Massenet and Alison Loehnis. Levy has also served as an adjunct professor at Parsons, The New School before moving to London, where she now guest lectures at Conde Nast College.

Mario Soave

Mario SoaveManaging Director, Italy

Mario is a technology guru with over 25 years of IT experience. Living in the US but born in Italy, he is fluent in three different languages. Mario first got involved in information technology in 1991 at age 13. Most of what Mario knows, he taught himself, using a "hands on" kind of philosophy that led him to found his own company in New York in 1998. Before joining Launchmetrics in 2012, Mario was IT Manager for of one of Italy's largest Fashion Group, for seven years.

Carlos Ortega

Carlos OrtegaManaging Director,
International

Carlos cofounded Augure Spain in 2005. After merging with Fashion GPS, he now manages all of Launchmetrics' global sales operations. He began his career as a Business Development Manager at Siemens in 2002. He holds a Master's degree in Sales & Business Management from the University of Complutense in Madrid

Yuli Ziv

Yuli ZivCEO style coalition

Yuli Ziv is an entrepreneur pioneering the influencer marketing industry. In 2008 she founded Style Coalition, a leading influencer marketing platform. In 2017 Style Coalition was acquired Launchmetrics (formerly FashionGPS), the premier technology and data analytics provider for the Fashion, Luxury & Cosmetic industries. Yuli currently leads company's Influencer Marketing division and co-manages the USA business unit, while continuing to oversee the Style Coalition business.

Oualid Abderrazek

Oualid AbderrazekChief Product Officer

Oualid joined Augure as an International Project Director and became Head of Customer Success in 2009. He spent 9 years at Hewlett Packard, working as an R&D engineer, then as a Project Manager in Telecommunications and Services.

Since 2014, he is bridging the gap between Market expectations and data & software intelligence and driving a new Product Strategy. He holds an Engineering degree from Ecole Polytechnique de Tunisie and specialized in Computer Sciences at L’Ecole des Mines de Paris.

Benjamin Lan Sun Luk

Benjamin Lan Sun LukChief Technology Officer

Benjamin Lan Sun Luk is Launchmetrics’ Chief Technology Officer. Before the merger between Augure and Fashion GPS, he was the cofounder and CTO of the social media data company, Wisemetrics, that was later acquired by Augure in 2015. Benjamin had several experiences as entrepreneur of different startups on the areas of Tech and Internet companies. He holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science from the International Institute of Information Technology in Paris. Benjamin is a proactive autodidact always looking for new knowledge to acquire from MOOC and to apply in his different experiences.

Pau Montero Parés

Pau Montero ParésChief Information Officer

Pau joined iMente in 2001 as Development and Systems Manager until the company was acquired by Augure in 2008. After, he became the Information Systems Manager of the combined entity. During that time, he cofounded Onomu, a Political Communication Agency based in Barcelona in 2009. Since the merger with Fashion GPS, he supervises the SRE and QA global teams in Lauchmetrics as Chief Engineering Officer. He studied Computer Engineering and has a Master's degree in Marketing and Communication.