Khalid El Khatib
VP Marketing and Communications at Stack Overflow
Khalid El Khatib is responsible for Stack Overflow’s marketing, communications, and advertising initiatives in pursuit of growing the business. Throughout his career he’s elevated and transformed the awareness and perception of global brands, most recently at GLG where he was Vice President of Marketing and Communications. Before GLG he worked as a senior director at Group SJR, a WPP agency, where he led a diverse portfolio that included General Electric, Goldman Sachs, TED, and Xerox. He began his career working in communications at Teach For America which fostered a passion for social impact; he continues to volunteer in NYC schools and fundraises for numerous refugee relief organizations today. Khalid graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with a degree in political science and creative writing. In his free time he contributes to VICE, THEM, PAPER, and Hello Mr. where he writes about art, culture, and LGBTQ issues.