Thursday, September 03, 2009

Kaleil Isaza Tuzman

Chairman & CEO

Kaleil has been an entrepreneur and venture capitalist in digital media since the late 1990s, as both an operator and a managing partner of a New York-based merchant bank, KIT Capital. Kaleil most recently has been serving as Chairman & CEO of KIT digital, Inc. (NASDAQ: KITD) where he is responsible for managing the company''s day-to-day operations, including business development, content acquisition, product development, network operations, marketing and financial planning.

Prior to joining KIT digital, Kaleil served as President & COO of JumpTV Inc. (AIM, TSX: JTV), and President & CEO of JumpTV International FZ-LLC, the world''s largest broadcaster of international and sports content over the Internet. Kaleil previously served as Chairman & CEO of KPE, Inc., a leading NY-based digital media services company with clients such as Sony Entertainment, Viacom and Carnival Cruises, which was sold to a predecessor of Agency.com. Prior to KPE, he was Chairman & CEO of govWorks, Inc., a KKR and Mayfield Fund-backed government technology services firm.

Kaleil previously worked at Goldman Sachs for five years, on emerging markets investment banking and risk arbitrage teams. He has been a term member of the Council of Foreign Relations, a U.S. trade representative under the President William J. Clinton and George W. Bush, and was recently named one of the 100 Most Influential Hispanics by Hispanic Magazine. Kaleil is a magna cum laude graduate of Harvard University.