Jay Mathew

Chief Operating Officer

    Jay Mathew is Chief Operating Officer at Optimal, where he oversees daily operations across the company, designing and implementing business strategies, plans, and procedures that drive extensive and sustainable growth. With more than 25 years of experience, he has a strong understanding of business functions including systems, finance, human resources, and information technology. Additionally, he has considerable experience with consumer products, brand management, commerce activation, digital media, and marketing strategy and integration. Previously, he worked in marketing and brand leadership roles at Unilever, Beam Global Spirits, and WPP’s Digital Agency Mirum. A graduate of the University of Iowa and the Charles H. Kellstadt Graduate School of Business at DePaul University, Jay lives in Chicago with his wife of over 25 years and their four children.

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