Our team

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Management Team

  • Michael Jais CEO Augure

    Michael Jais

    Chief Executive Officer

    Co-founder of Augure. He previously worked for Accenture, Thomson Multimedia, and founded the startup Leonard’s Logic, which successfully sold to Hummingbird in 1999. He holds a Master’s degree from Sciences Po Paris in Economics and Finance.

  • Arnaud Roy

    Arnaud Roy

    Chief Marketing Officer

    He co-founded Augure Spain in 2005, and now operates as the Chief Marketing Officer of Augure. He began his career at a startup called Kalumet in 1999, and then joined consulting company Mille Alliance in 2000. He holds a Master’s degree from ESCP (Paris) and an MBA from IESE (Madrid).

  • Alexandra Shainskaya from Launchmetrics


    Chief Financial Officer

    Alexandra is a results-driven corporate finance executive with extensive experience leading the finance function of growing companies. She holds a degree in Accounting and Finance from the NYU Stern School of Business, and is a Certified Public Accountant in the US.

  • Tatiana Ferreira from Launchmetrics


    Chief Customer Officer

    Tatiana joined Fashion GPS in 2011 as a Client Relations Manager, handling Customer Success for clients in the US before going on to manage the team as Director of Client Relations in 2012. After serving as the voice of the customer for all development initiatives as Director of Product in 2015, she will be moving back into managing Customer Success as Chief Customer Officer. She holds a degree in Marketing and Information Systems from the Loyola University Maryland.

  • Benjamin Ray from Launchmetrics


    Chief Data Officer

    Benjamin joined Launchmetrics through the acquisition of Wisemetrics in 2015 where he was COO and Chief Scientist. Benjamin holds a Master’s degree in mathematics and has been working in data intelligence applications since 2000, both in Paris and in California, at startups and large companies. Benjamin was Principal Research Engineer at Yahoo! Labs for 6 years.

  • Carlos Ortega

    Carlos Ortega

    Chief Revenue Officer

    Carlos co-founded Augure Spain in 2005, and now manages sales operations across all of Augure’s geographies. He began his career as a business development manager at Siemens in 2002. He holds a Master from the Complutense University in Madrid

  • Franck Saison

    Franck Saison

    Chief Technology Officer

    Franck joined Augure in 2006 as Lead Developer and later became Lead of R&D in 2010. Previously, he worked as Lead developer at Sybase Modelisation Product Division. He holds a software engineering degree from EPITA.

  • Jenny Akerman-Smith


    Chief Operations Officer

    Jenny joined Fashion GPS in 2010 as Client Relations Manager, handling Customer Success and Sales, and since then has spearheaded our operations in the UK and European markets. This year, she will be relocating to New York in her new role as Chief Operating Officer. She holds a degree in Fashion Management & Marketing from the London College of Fashion.

  • Oualid Abderrazek

    Oualid Abderrazek

    Chief Product Officer

    Oualid joined Augure as International Project Director and became Head of Customer Services in 2009. He spent 9 years at Hewlett Packard, working as an R&D engineer, then as a Project Manager in Telecommunications and Services. He holds an Engineering degree from Ecole Polytechnique de Tunisie and specialized in Computer Sciences at Les Mines de Paris.

Board Team

  • Amelire Faure

    Amélie Faure


    Between 2004 and 2009, Amelie Faure was CEO at Pertinence – an industrial process software company. Amelie has been a Chairwoman of Augure since 2009.