Co-CEO and President and Director
Mr. Ben Pickering is Director of the Company. He was CoChief Executive Officer of the Company. He was appointed to the position of Director of the Company., with effect from 2 January 2014. Mr. Pickering possesses more than 15 years of experience in the online media and software industries, and has worked with both startups and Fortune 500 companies. He most recently served as Chief Executive Officer at Strutta, where he built the company into SaaS social media marketing platform. He established Strutta as an early Facebook Preferred Developer, serving agencies and brands such as Crate Barrel and Disney, and developed the company strategic partnership with ExactTarget, part of Salesforce.com . Prior to joining Strutta, Mr. Pickering held several strategic roles at Yahoo, where his responsibilities included business development, product strategy, and operations in both the Audiences and Advertising divisions. Mr. Pickering also served in the strategic partnerships group at eBay, and was an early employee at Spinway, a pioneering free Internet service provider that was later acquired by United Online
CEO Since 2016 MBAPickering currently sits on the Board of Directors for privately held Embarcadero Media, and has also served as an advisor to a number of early stage technology companies including Summify, a social news aggregator that was later acquired by Twitter. He holds both an Economics degree and an MBA from Stanford University.