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

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.

JR Becko

CRO

J.R. Becko is responsible for Ooyala’s global sales and marketing execution. J.R. has over 15 years of sales and marketing experience with both emerging and established technology companies in the media and entertainment, enterprise, broadcast and telco industries. J.R. is focused on driving superior business value to our customers and helping them find new and innovative solutions for the future of television.

Belsasar Lepe

Co-Founder & SVP, Products and Solutions

A co-founder of Ooyala, Belsasar Lepe now oversees the company's Solutions group. Bel is responsible for technology partnerships around the world, with a focus on building close and collaborative relationships with partners critical to our customer's success. Before founding Ooyala, Bel was a Google systems engineer.

Xochil Arkin

General Counsel

Xochil Arkin is General Counsel for Ooyala, ensuring mutually beneficial agreements and successful partnerships between Ooyala and its global set of customers. Practicing law for more than 10 years, Xochil managed corporate accounts between Google, Comcast and Viacom for previous employers.

Scott Braley

General Manager, Advertising Platforms

Scott Braley is the General Manager of Advertising Platforms for Ooyala, overseeing the global growth, success and development of the company's ad-tech business. Braley has more than 16 years experience selling digital ad-tech platforms, building and leading sales organizations, and developing global markets.

Steve Davis

General Manager, Asia Pacific & Japan

Steve Davis is the Vice President and General Manager of Asia-Pacific for Ooyala, overseeing the company's growth and championing customer success throughout the region. With a proven, high-performance track record, Davis is a sales veteran with more than 22 years of experience focused on enterprise software solutions.

Board of Directors

STEPHEN ELOP, GROUP EXECUTIVE, TECHNOLOGY, INNOVATION & STRATEGY, TELSTRA

Chairman of the Board

BRAD CHASE, FORMER SVP, MICROSOFT

BRENDON RILEY, GROUP EXECUTIVE, GLOBAL ENTERPRISES & SERVICES, TELSTRA

JONATHAN HUBERMAN, CEO, OOYALA