Senior Leadership Team
Chief Executive Officer
Gordon WilloughbyChief Executive Officer
Gordon Willoughby is the company’s Chief Executive Officer and has been a Managing Director since January 2017. In 2018 Gordon led the acquisition of Paper® and Paste® from New-York based FiftyThree Inc., in 2019 he led a successful US$40 million series B raise and in 2020, led WeTransfer to become an officially Certified B Corporation. Prior to joining WeTransfer, Gordon spent over eight years at Amazon, holding a range of director positions. From 2006 to 2008, he was Vice President of European Operations and Customer Support at eBay. Before this, he was managing director at Cityspace, and from 1998 to 2003 served as Global Marketing and Content Sales Director at the Financial Times. He holds an MBA from INSEAD and an MA in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from the University of Oxford.
Chief Financial Officer
Melissa NussbaumChief Financial Officer
Melissa Nussbaum is the company’s Chief Financial Officer since 21 September 2020 and has been a Managing Director since 1 May 2021. She joined WeTransfer after having spent seven years at King Digital Entertainment. At King she led Finance & Strategy and before that had a leading role during its IPO in 2014 and eventual sale to Activision Blizzard for US$5.9 billion in 2016. Before this, Melissa worked at PwC for over twelve years, serving as a Director working across its Audit, Risk, and Capital Markets departments in Belgium, France, Canada and the United Kingdom. Melissa is a Chartered Accountant and holds a degree in Commerce, Accounting and Finance from Concordia University in Canada.
Chief Creative Officer and Co-Founder
Damian BradfieldChief Creative Officer and Co-Founder
Damian Bradfield is the company’s Chief Creative Officer and Co-Founder. He joined WeTransfer in 2010 as Chief Strategy Officer, set up the US offices of the Group and created WePresent. He was the co-founder of digital design studio, Present Plus, which was acquired by WeTransfer in 2016. Damian started his career at Stella McCartney before joining ad agencies AMV and later, J Walter Thompson. Damian is a published author of a book titled 'The Trust Manifesto', which debates online privacy, trust and big data. He holds a degree from the London School of Economics and Political Science.
Chief HR Officer
Gwen BurbidgeChief HR Officer
Gwen Burbidge is WeTransfer’s Chief HR Officer, a position she has held since July 2020, having joined the company in 2019. Previously Gwen spent five years at Fortune 500 healthcare provider DaVita. Prior to this, Gwen was a freelance talent consultant with, amongst others, Google focusing on HR and coaching. She also consulted for Xerox, and, before this, held roles at RELX Group, Excerpta Medica and NV Organon. Gwen holds a Masters degree from Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and is qualified from the Harvard Business School in Leading Change and Organisational Renewal.
Chief Advertising Officer
Natascha ChamuleauChief Advertising Officer
Natascha Chamuleau is the company’s Chief Advertising Officer, a position she has held since July 2020, having joined as Vice President of Sales in 2017. Before joining WeTransfer, Natascha spent three years at Facebook as Head of Sales and Client Solutions for Benelux and Central Europe. Prior to this, she worked in a variety of leadership roles including eBay Classified and Marktplaats, ranging from Sales to Growth and Product Innovation.
Chief Product and Technology Officer
Alexandar VassilevChief Product and Technology Officer
Alexandar Vassilev is WeTransfer’s Chief Product and Technology Officer. He joined the company in September 2020, and, prior to this, served as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Joyn, a German entertainment streaming platform, from 2018. Before Joyn, Alexandar spent a decade at Google working on various monetisation products (including DoubleClick products and Adwords for Video), YouTube and Google Search. Alexandar holds a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School, alongside a CIS degree from Missouri Southern State University.
Adam MittonGeneral Counsel
Adam Mitton is WeTransfer's General Counsel. He joined the company in January 2022 having previously been at King Digital Entertainment for eight years. At King, Adam was Deputy Chief Legal Officer and a Vice President in Activision Blizzard's EMEA legal team. Prior to that, Adam was a partner at a leading UK media and entertainment law firm, Harbottle & Lewis, advising clients across a range of industries including e-commerce, digital technology, advertising, and interactive entertainment.