Our Team


Jean-Baptiste Rudelle

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, CHAIRMAN AND CO-FOUNDER

JB founded Criteo in 2005 and has driven its growth into a truly global organization with technology as its heart beat and its clients as its focus. Having transitioned his role from CEO to Executive Chairman in 2016, JB returned to the role of CEO in April 2018. A serial entrepreneur, in addition to a number of start-ups, JB also founded The Galion Project, a non-profit think tank that helps other entrepreneurs to grow faster.

Benoît Fouilland

Chief Financial Officer

Benoît is responsible for Finance, Legal, IT, and the Strategic Project Office. Since joining in 2012, he orchestrated the transformation of Criteo from a private to public company and drove the execution of the IPO on NASDAQ in October 2013. He previously served as CFO and senior finance roles at SAP and Business Objects. He holds an MBA from INSEAD, a post graduate degree in Finance (DESS) from Université Paris Dauphine and a diploma from the ESLSCA Graduate School of Business in Paris.

Diarmuid Gill

Chief Technology Officer

Diarmuid is our CTO, in charge of managing Criteo’s R&D teams in Paris, Grenoble, Palo Alto and Ann Arbor. He joined Criteo in 2014 as a Senior Technical Director, looking after the Platforms group. In 2018, he formed the Product Engineering group, delivering on the roadmap for all of Criteo’s client facing products. Hailing from Cavan in Ireland he has an honours degree in Electronic Engineering (1994) and a First-class honours MBA (2014), both from Dublin City University. Previously he worked for General Electric, IONA Software, ICL Fujitsu and AOL.

Ryan Damon

General Counsel

As General Counsel, Ryan oversees Criteo’s legal, data privacy and government relations functions. Ryan joined Criteo in 2018 to lead Criteo’s mission to shape the future of compliance and help drive business expansion. Prior to Criteo, Ryan served as SVP and General Counsel at Riverbed Technology, and also held senior legal roles at Charles Schwab and Gunderson Dettmer. He has a Juris Doctor from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.

Denis Collin

Executive Vice-President, People and Chief of Staff

Denis Collin is Executive Vice President People, in charge of the People team and Chief of staff at Criteo. Prior to join the company in 2018, Denis has occupied various roles in Business Development and Sales at Kiwee, Medialive and Vallent, acquired by IBM Software. In 2016 he co-founded the start-up Less which was sold to BlaBlaCar. Denis Collin is an Engineer, graduated from Ecole Supérieure d’Electricité (Supelec).

Isabelle Leung-Tack

Vice-President, Global Communications

As VP Global Communications, Isabelle is in charge of developing Criteo’s Communications platform. Isabelle joined Criteo in January 2019 and leads internal and external communications teams across geographies to nurture Criteo’s voice and thought leadership. Prior to Criteo, Isabelle served as Public Affairs and Communications Director at Huawei Technologies and Microsoft. She holds a MSC in Political Sciences and a Master of Environment Law from Sorbonne University (Paris I).

Cédric Vandervynckt

Executive Vice-President and General Manager

Cédric is Executive Vice-President and General Manager in charge of Product Development and Global Sales Commercialization for Web Marketing Solutions. Prior to joining Criteo in 2015, Cédric held several sales and product commercialization roles at Google, Microsoft and Yahoo!. He holds a Master in Management from Skema Business School.

Thomas Jeanjean

General Manager, Platform, Marketing and Operations

Thomas is General Manager in charge of Platform, Marketing and Operations and is leading global transformational projects at Criteo. He joined the company in 2013 and, since then, has occupied various commercial leadership positions and successfully scaled our Mid-Market Business globally. Prior to Criteo, Thomas worked for different startups and led Google’s automotive business in France. He holds a post graduate degree in Commerce from IAE and Dublin Business School.

Alex Valle

GM of Mobile and Omnichannel

Alex joined Criteo in 2017 and leads both Mobile and Omnichannel businesses including sales, marketing and product development. Prior to this role, Alex led product development for the entire portfolio of Marketing Solutions products. Prior to Criteo, he worked at Google leading their Mobile and Commerce businesses, scaled their App business by 10x in 3 years, led digital ads teams at Bain, and led drone software development at Lockheed Martin Skunkworks. He has an MBA from Wharton, an MS in Mechanical Engineering from Georgia Tech, and has received multiple patents for developing new App products.

Geoffroy Martin

Executive Vice President and General Manager of Retail Media and Supply

Geoffroy is responsible for the Criteo Retail Media Division, overseeing everything from sales to product development. He is also in charge of the global supply organization for the entire company. Prior to joining Criteo, he was CEO of Art.com, where he oversaw a massive growth in revenue and customers across 150 countries. Geoffroy holds master’s degrees in Electrical Engineering from both Ecole Centrale Paris and Politecnico di Torino.

Jessica Breslav

Executive Managing Director, Americas

Jessica oversees commercial strategy and client success in the Americas. She joined Criteo in August 2013 and has focused on driving operational excellence and long-term sustainable growth. Jessica has worked in performance-based advertising for over 15 years and brings strong experience in building large commercial teams that deliver results. She graduated from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst where she studied business and economics.

Shruthi Chindalur

Executive Managing Director, EMEA

Bringing almost 20 years of experience in technology commerce, go-to-market strategy and people leadership, Shruthi is Criteo’s Executive Managing Director leading EMEA. She has worked with businesses of all sizes and industries in the EMEA region for over 10 years. She held EMEA roles in both Oracle and Linkedin prior to joining Criteo and holds a Masters degree in Information Systems and a Bachelors degree in Computer Science. She has also lived and worked in India, United States, Ireland and Spain. Her knowledge and experience brings diversity to Criteo’s vision of transformation both internally and externally.

Kenneth Pao

Executive Managing Director, APAC

Ken oversees the Asia Pacific region. Prior to Criteo, Ken spent the last six years building up the APAC practice at Videology, an advanced TV and video advertising platform and had most recently served as Chief Revenue and Operations Officer there. He has spent the last 13 years building and growing numerous enterprises across the APAC region. Ken received his MBA from the Harvard Business School and a BA from UCLA.