Mark Asseily is CEO of State. He is driven by delivering products that positively impact the way we learn, interact or entertain ourselves.
Previously, Mark was Head of Product Development for the leading disruptor in mobile VOIP, Rebtel. He was responsible for product strategy and implementation across web and mobile platforms. Prior to Rebtel, Mark ran a 200-–-person diversified products business in the Middle East where he was tasked with a complete operational restructuring.
Previously, Mark was Director of Business Development with Skype, which he joined when it was still small and relatively unknown. He was involved in many of the early strategic product decisions and online and technology deal negotiations.
Prior to Skype, Mark was at Moxi (acquired by Digeo) in Palo Alto, CA. There, he did all technology licensing deals and led business development of the software platform to the largest US cable companies, including Time Warner Cable & Cox.
Mark holds an MBA from Stanford University and a BA with honors from Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School.