Alexis Maybank is the Founder & Chief Strategy Officer of Gilt Groupe.
Alexis has dedicated her career to building and launching innovative and compelling ecommerce experiences for consumers. In 2007, Alexis, along with a founding team, launched Gilt Groupe. She served as Gilt's Founding CEO, and today she serves as the company's Chief Strategy Officer.
Prior to founding Gilt Groupe, Alexis served as General Manager and Business Development Director for AOL's ecommerce businesses. In 1998, she became an early member of the eBay team, where she helped launch the company's first strategic planning group working for Founder Jeff Skoll, and later launched and ran eBay Canada, which grew to become Canada's largest ecommerce business.
She later helped found eBay Motors, which grew to over $2.5 billion in gross sales in its first two years and continues to be the largest category of goods sold on eBay today.
Alexis holds a BS and MBA from Harvard University.
She is a member of the Council of Foreign Relations, a Director for Audubon Alaska, and actively involved in the Robinhood Foundation.
She currently mentors many emerging entrepreneurs in both the technology and fashion sectors.