Rob Jonas joined InMobi in December 2009 as VP & Managing Director of Europe and Middle East, with overall responsibility for building the business in this region.
He joined InMobi from Google, where he was a Director of Strategic Partnerships for Europe, Middle East and Africa, with responsibility for some of Googleâ€™s largest commercial relationships in the region. Prior to Google, he was part of Yahoo! Europe, having joined through the acquisition of Overture Europe (formerly GoTo.com), which was acquired by Yahoo! in October 2003 for $1.6 billion. As an early employee of Overture Europe he was a key member of the European management team, contributing to the growth of the paid search industry in more than 13 markets in Europe over 2 years. Before Overture, he was an Executive Producer and founding team member of the European office of Bill Grossâ€™ idealab!, which facilitated both US companiesâ€™ entry in Europe and executed local investments. Rob is a graduate of Oxford University in the UK and started his career in systems engineering and consulting at IBM Global Services in Europe and the US.