Maelle Gavet

Maelle Gavet

One of the tech industry’s brightest stars, Maëlle Gavet has been named a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum, one of Fortune’s 40 Under 40, one of the Most Creative People in Business by Fast Company and was fifth among Time magazine’s List of the Top 25 ‘Female Techpreneurs’.

After six years as a Principal at the Boston Consulting Group she went on to become CEO of, Russia’s largest e-commerce site, and executive VP of operations of the Priceline Group, the largest online and travel agency in the world which includes brands like OpenTable, Kayak, and

Most recently Gavet was COO at real estate platform Compass, valued at over $6bn. She has spoken regularly at the leading technology industry events and her writing has appeared in Wired, the Harvard Business Review, the World Economic Forum, Fast Company and Fortune magazine.

Her first book is Trampled by Unicorns: Big Tech’s Empathy Problem and How to Fix It.

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How will Big Tech change under a Biden administration?
Maelle Gavet joins Jim Blasingame to discuss how Big Tech will change under a Biden administration.
Maelle Gavet joins Jim Blasingame to reveal why Big Tech companies have achieved an unprecedented power critical mass that is currently disrupting society, and is increasingly gaining control of our lives.
Maelle Gavet joins Jim Blasingame to report on the pervasive lack of empathy and ethics within the creators of high-tech company algorithms and how that is impacting individuals and our society.