Executive Team

Jonathan Huberman

CEO

Jonathan Huberman is the CEO of Ooyala. With nearly 30 years of high-tech business leadership, he is an accomplished executive with a demonstrated track record of driving high customer satisfaction, technology innovation, and greater market value for software-as-a-service (SaaS) companies. Previously, he served as CEO of Syncplicity, Tiburon Inc., and Iomega Corporation.

Jonathan Huberman is the CEO of Ooyala. With nearly 30 years of high-tech business leadership, he is an accomplished executive with a demonstrated track record of driving high customer satisfaction, technology innovation, and greater market value for software-as-a-service (SaaS) companies. Previously, he served as CEO of Syncplicity, Tiburon Inc., and Iomega Corporation.

Jonathan Huberman

CEO

Jonathan Huberman is the CEO of Ooyala. With nearly 30 years of high-tech business leadership, he is an accomplished executive with a demonstrated track record of driving high customer satisfaction, technology innovation, and greater market value for software-as-a-service (SaaS) companies. Previously, he served as CEO of Syncplicity, Tiburon Inc., and Iomega Corporation.

Jonathan Huberman is the CEO of Ooyala. With nearly 30 years of high-tech business leadership, he is an accomplished executive with a demonstrated track record of driving high customer satisfaction, technology innovation, and greater market value for software-as-a-service (SaaS) companies. Previously, he served as CEO of Syncplicity, Tiburon Inc., and Iomega Corporation.

Duane Bell

CFO

Duane Bell oversees Ooyala’s global financial operations. With over 20 years of experience as a CEO, COO and CFO, Duane is an expert at positioning companies for optimal growth, profit, and shareholder value. Before joining Ooyala he was a financial leader at global software and services firms including Imagine Communications, Tectura, MarketTools (now MetrixLab) and KPMG Consulting.

Mike Nikzad

President and COO

Mike Nikzad is Ooyala’s Chief Operating Officer, responsible for leading all daily operations. Focused on customer engagement and success, Mike ensures customers are central to all strategic and product decisions. Prior to Ooyala, Nikzad was the COO for Syncplicity, EMC’s Consumer and Small Business division, and NewNet Communication Technologies.

Lincoln Spiteri

VP, Engineering

Lincoln Spiteri oversees Ooyala’s architecture and global product development teams. Lincoln has over 20 years of experience building software systems, and managing engineering operations across different industries including direct to home TV services, public cloud platforms, online payment processing, and mobile telephony services.

Jason Johns

VP, Global Sales

Jason has over 20 years of experience as a Senior Commercial Executive with extensive experience in building and developing market-leading commercial teams, sales strategies and executing within high growth, SaaS-based businesses.

 

Emily Hopson-Hill

VP, Services

Emily has worked in technology for 14 years, and has spent the last 4 years applying her experience to the media industry, helping studios, content owners and distributors drive up their profits by taking advantage of innovation and getting content to market more quickly and efficiently.

 

Board of Directors

JONATHAN HUBERMAN, CEO, OOYALA

Chairman of the Board

BRAD CHASE, FORMER SVP, MICROSOFT

MIKE NIKZAD, COO AND PRESIDENT, OOYALA