Partner & Chief of Staff
Saj Cherian serves as a Partner at Kynetic and Chief of Staff to CEO, Michael Rubin. Cherian works closely with executive teams of Fanatics, Rue La La and ShopRunner across a number of disciplines, including corporate and business development, strategy, executive recruiting and operations.
Rubin enlisted Cherian as the second employee to help launch Kynetic immediately following eBay’s $2.4 billion acquisition of GSI Commerce in June 2011. Over the past several years, Cherian helped Rubin raise nearly $1 billion in capital, recruit more than 30 C-suite executives, complete seven strategic acquisitions, cultivate seven long-term strategic partnerships (including every major US professional sports league) and accelerate mobile sales.