TripleLift Appoints Kama Ostoya as General Counsel
TripleLift, the ad technology company reinventing ad placement, today announced the elevation of Kama Ostoya to General Counsel and appointment to the company’s leadership team. As General Counsel, Ostoya assumes responsibility for TripleLift’s global legal and privacy organizations. She reports to the co-founder and CEO of TripleLift, Eric Berry.
In this role, Ostoya leads a global team supporting TripleLift’s expanding international business and operations. She is responsible for ensuring that TripleLift’s technology, practices and procedures meet policy requirements as global privacy regulations continue to evolve. In addition, Ostoya is also responsible for driving TripleLift’s go-to-market privacy strategy, which is at the heart of the company’s first-party data solutions, a result of their recent acquisition of the data management platform. award-winning data, 1plusX. As TripleLift’s general counsel, Ostoya is expected to announce a new chief privacy officer in September.
“TripleLift is in a period of strong growth. This requires a sharp and experienced legal mind with commercial and operational expertise. Our only choice was Kama,” said Eric Berry, co-founder and CEO, TripleLift. “We are thrilled to partner with her on the leadership team and see her impact as we enter a new chapter for our business in the United States and beyond.”
Ostoya first joined TripleLift in March 2020 as the company’s Assistant General Counsel, where she played a key role in integrating TripleLift into the Vista Equity portfolio, in addition to executing the acquisition by TripleLift from 1plusX, an award-winning first-party data enablement platform.
“Rapid global scale and transformation means there are many opportunities ahead of us, and we have the brightest, most technologically and creatively daring team I have worked with to take advantage of them. said Kama Ostoya, general counsel, TripleLift. “We are excited to continue to be an industry thought leader for global legal and privacy regulations.”
In addition to her experience at TripleLift, Ostoya brings extensive senior legal experience to TripleLift, having served as senior counsel at Amazon Web Servies, leading law firms Latham & Watkins and Clifford Chanceand investment banks, including Bank of America, Merrill Lynch and Barclays.
Ostoya succeeds Julia Shullman, former General Counsel and Chief Privacy Officer of TripleLift. Ostoya added: “Julia has built an incredible foundation that we can build on and during her tenure has set us up for a lot of future success.”
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