Joe Hyrkin, Chief Executive Officer
With more than 20 years of tech- and publishing-sector experience and a proven ability to lead companies from the startup/growth phase and beyond, Joe began working with issuu in early 2013. He brings significant Silicon Valley experience to the role, having held top executive, business-development and new-product leadership roles at innovative companies backed by major venture firms. Joe served as CEO of Reverb, where he oversaw the company’s growth and two rounds of financing; he also led the team at SingleFeed, where he oversaw its acquisition by Alibaba. He also served as Entrepreneur in Residence at Trinity Ventures. Before that, Joe held key sales and leadership positions at Gaia Interactive, Yahoo, Flickr and Virage Inc. He directed the Economist Group's business in China and has extensive board and tech-advisor experience. Joe was educated at the State University of New York at Albany and as a foreign student at Beijing Normal University in China.
Rolf Ussing, Chief Financial Officer
Rolf joined Issuu as CFO in 2008 and leads the finance, facilities and information-technology teams while spearheading the company’s international financial operations. With more than 20 years of experience as CFO and COO of several companies in industries ranging from leisure to IT, Rolf has the diversified financial expertise needed to lead a rapidly growing company in the digital-publishing sector. Rolf holds a graduate certificate in business administration with specialization in accounting and financial controlling.
Alexander Grosse, Vice President of Engineering
Grosse specializes in building engineering teams, agile development, large-scale systems, QA and technical recruitment. Before arriving at issuu, he served as vice president of engineering at SoundCloud, where he started with 20 engineers and grew that team to 100 in various locations around the world. Grosse also was a R&D director for Nokia, putting together the Places department and leading operations for Nokia’s Location Services. Alex is a proud father of three and has a nose for wine.
Jeremy LaCroix, Vice President of Product & Design
Jeremy brings more than 15 years of leadership experience in publishing and design to issuu. He previously has been Head of Mobile Product & Design at AOL, along with that company's Creative Director for Mobile. In these capacities, he designed the platform upon which he launched two award-winning, digital-first magazines -- Huffington for the Huffington Post and Distro for Engadget, both of which received the highest star ratings. In other roles, Jeremy has been Art Director at Wired Magazine and Creative Director at CBS Interactive. What's more, he has taught magazine and online design at Stanford, and served four years on the board of the Society of Publication Designers.
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