Phil Schraeder

As GumGum’s president and Chief Operating Officer, Phil Schraeder is responsible for managing sales, financial planning and human resources. He is a regular contributor to Adweek and Huffington Post, and in 2017, he was nominated for the Los Angeles Business Journal’s CFO of the Year award.
Prior to joining GumGum, Schraeder served as VP of Finance for Verifi, a full-service provider of global electronic payment and risk management solutions. He has also worked in accounting and finance roles at the 3D technology licensing firm RealD, the film studio New Regency Entertainment and the accounting leader KPMG. Schraeder owns a B.S. in Accountancy from Northern Illinois University, where he minored in Communications. When he’s not crunching numbers he enjoys travel, football, relaxing in the Florida Keys and spending time with friends.