David Ripert
CEO Poplar
David is CEO & Co-Founder of Poplar, a platform that enables AR campaigns on demand. Poplar activates a new generation of global AR creators and provides collaborative tools that make AR affordable and quick. He plays an active role in VR/AR, as Chapter President UK for the VR/AR Association. For 6 years, David oversaw the EMEA arm of Google’s global YouTube division dedicated to working with creators, media companies and brands, identifying new and rising talent, driving innovation and building creator spaces for them to collaborate, learn and grow. He was previously VP of content at Dailymotion for 4 years in New York and Paris, after some years at Netflix in Los Angeles, where he started his career in film and TV 17 years ago. David is a board member of Save the Children and Sadler’s Wells in London. He is a judge at the Webby Awards, a Founder's Network Member of Tech Nation and the French Tech.