Gai Le Roy appointed CEO of IAB Australia

 Gai Le Roy

Gai Le Roy

October 15, 2018: IAB Australia today announced that it has appointed Gai Le Roy as CEO. The appointment follows a four-month executive recruitment process, during which Le Roy was interim CEO.

Le Roy, who has more than 20 years’ experience working in the media industry across strategy, analyst, research and data roles, has held the role of Director of Research for IAB Australia for the last two years. Previously she was Chief Operating Officer with Gateway Research and General Manager of Audience Insights and Research for Fairfax Media.

IAB Australia Chair, Cameron King commented: “Gai’s track record is exemplary and her commitment to our industry is absolute. Her depth of experience and understanding of the issues that relate to digital advertising and measurement will enable her to lead the IAB towards its goal of supporting sustainable and diverse investment in digital advertising across all platforms in Australia.”

Mr. King added: “The Board undertook a thorough executive search process with Talent Capital’s Chris Davy, to identify the right candidate for this critical role in leading the digital advertising industry. We are delighted, as many in the industry will be, that Gai will continue her contribution to growing the industry.” More...