Alex Cheeseman
Senior Director, Brands and Agencies, Outbrain Inc.

Based in London, Alex currently heads up the Brands and Agencies team for Outbrain – the world’s leading content recommendation platform.

Having worked across global product launches, consumer and B2B marketing, market-entry strategies and product management, Alex has a proven track record in taking ideas from concept to launch, whilst gaining the trust and confidence of colleagues and clients alike.

Prior to Outbrain, Alex was Commercial Director at GEKKO, a technology company with a range of innovative, contextual tools that monetise publisher content. Operating at board level, he worked with clients including Google, AOL, Bing, Yahoo!, Twitter, Daily Mail, Telegraph and Pearson. As Business Development Manager at BBC Worldwide’s Lonely Planet, Alex drove key marketing initiatives with global partners such as Nissan, Barclays, Ellesse, CPP and Lloyds across mobile, digital and print media channels.

Alex has a passion for social media, e-commerce and emerging technologies.