Omar Tawakol

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Omar Tawakol is the CEO of Workfit, the creator of Eva, the AI meeting facilitator.

Prior to Workfit, Omar Tawakol was the founder and CEO of BlueKai which was the leading Data Management Platform company in the advertising industry. Oracle acquired BlueKai in 2014. At Oracle, Omar was the SVP & GM of the Oracle Data Cloud (ODC). Through organic growth and acquisition, the ODC became the largest Data-as-a-Service business in the marketing industry serving 97 of the top 100 US digital marketers.

He earned an MS in computer science from Stanford University and a BS in engineering from MIT. Omar Tawakol has been a keynote speaker at several media events including the IAB Leadership Summit and the Cannes Lions Festival, Innovation Summit as well as a guest lecturer at the Stanford MBA program.

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