Joel Gascoigne is a co-founder and the chief executive officer of Buffer, a web-based platform that helps users share social media content. He is also the founder of OnePage. Prior to that, he was a web developer at Priority Research; and a web designer and developer at joelg.co.uk.
Gascoigne completed his secondary education at Tapton Secondary School and obtained a bachelor’s degree in computer systems from the University of Warwick. He is fluent in English and Japanese.
Born on March 24, 1987, Gascoigne currently lives in San Francisco, California.
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