Grant Ries

Advisor at LiveRamp

Grant Ries is currently an advisor to Liveramp. Prior to being an advisor, he served in a number of operating roles at Liveramp, including running the following businesses: Data, Marketplace, Advanced Television, B2B and most recently as Executive Vice President of Emerging Markets.

He joined LiveRamp as the CEO of Liveramp B2B via the acquisition of Pacific Data Partners, a company he co-founded that was a leading digital advertising B2B data marketplace.

Grant Ries was also co-founder, Board Member and CRO of BlueKai, which built the world’s largest consumer data marketplace and DMP. Oracle acquired BlueKai in 2014 and Grant served as Vice President of the Oracle Data Cloud, a global business unit he co-launched. Grant is an active technology angel investor and has provided advisory and operating support at his various investments in the technology sector for over 15 years.


  • Advisor

    Current role

  • Executive Vice President