Who We Are

Our team is composed of a dedicated, diverse group of professionals that share a world view that is informed, optimistic and ambitious. We think globally and act globally, and have an earnest faith in American entrepreneurship and innovation and its international capacity.

The GetGlobal Team

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Julian
Leuthold

Founder and CEO

Entrepreneur with international business expertise and extensive experience in the entertainment and online media industry.

andrew

Andrew
Butcher

Head of International Sales
and Publisher

Former International President and Publisher for Time and Fortune; Co-founder of the Fortune Global CEO Forum.

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David
Karl

Senior Director for Programming,
Partnerships, and Research

Former head of research for Pacific Council on Int’l Policy, the West Coast affiliate of the Council on Foreign Relations. Ph.D in International Relations from USC.

Team_Anjali

Anjali
Sharan

Chief of Staff

International affairs professional with significant public policy and branding experience. M.A. in International Relations and Economics from Johns Hopkins University-SAIS.

Team_Karim

Karim
Palmieri

Director of Global
Strategy & Partnerships

Brings over 12 years experience in emerging markets marketing and strategic communications. MBA in Foreign Direct Investment & Emerging Markets from the London School of Economics.

Team_Parker

Parker
Coomans

Head of Business Development,
North America & Special Markets

Seasoned professional with extensive experience in strategic planning, customer relations, and sales management. Former Western sales director at LivingSocial.

chris

Chris
DeMoulin

Head of Marketing

A multi-disciplinary creative who specializes in brand design, campaigns and experiences. Clients include: Toyota, Chase, Target, Herman Miller, Sara Lee, Visa and Beats.

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Antony
McGregory Dey

Director of Marketing

Brings 15+ years of B2B and B2C digital marketing experience. Founder of eCommerce CMO a boutique marketing agency servicing eCommerce companies.

Team_Jonathan

Jonathan
Huang

Creative Director

A multi-disciplinary creative who specializes in brand design, campaigns and experiences. Clients include: Toyota, Chase, Target, Herman Miller, Sara Lee, Visa and Beats.

The 2017 Board of Trustees

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Spencer
Abraham

Chairman & CEO, The Abraham Group; Former U.S. Secretary of Energy

glen

Glen
Fukushima

Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress, and former president & CEO of Airbus Japan.

ibrahim

Ibrahim
Al Husseini

Founder / Managing Partner, FullCycle Energy Fund

rajiv

Rajiv
Kumar

Founder Director, Pahle India Foundation and Senior Fellow, Centre for Policy Research

john

John
Rossant

Founder and Chairman, New Cities Foundation

The 2017 Advisory Board

Chirag Sagar

COO, Co-founder
Destination Luxury

Stella Song

CEO, Co-founder DLX / Founder of
WM, WELL*MADE / Destination Luxury

Ban Tran

President / Managing Principal
Trans International, LLC

Chris Rico

Director of Innovation
Los Angeles County Economic Development

Clint Schaff

VP, Strategy + Development
Los Angeles Times

Jim Fenton

Private Wealth Manager,
Citi National Bank

Joel Backaler

Managing Director, Marketing
& Corporate Development
Frontier Strategy Group

Kyle H. Walkenhorst

CEO
Sprocket Media

Nadia S. Huda

Strategic Marketing Leader-Greater
Los Angeles and Las Vegas | Brand,
Marketing, and Communications

Nick Friese

CEO
Digiday

Nina Leong

Consultant
NL Consulting

Susan Kohn Ross

Partner, through her professional corporation, Regulatory Practice Chair Cybersecurity and Privacy Practice Chair, Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP

Timish Patel

CEO, Hotel Owner
Supplychain

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