Alexandra Wilkis Wilson
SVP, Consumer Strategy & Innovation
Entrepreneur, Executive, Board Director, Investor, Advisor, Mentor, Author, Public Speaker.
Alexandra is an innovator and a disruptor. She has established herself as a pioneer, leader, and dealmaker in digital commerce, retail, merchandising, sales, business development and marketing. She has a proven track record building and operating early stage, fast-growing consumer-facing businesses and creating powerful brands.
Alexandra is SVP of Consumer Strategy and Innovation for Allergan, creating new sources of revenue for Allergan’s medical aesthetics by building businesses targeting consumers in a revolutionary way.
Alexandra is best known professionally as Co-Founder of the e-commerce sensation, Gilt. In 2007, Alexandra and her co-founders conceived of Gilt and revolutionized the landscape of luxury e-commerce. Throughout her 7+ year tenure at Gilt, Alexandra took on merchandising, sales, business development, and marketing responsibilities. In 2016 Gilt sold to Hudson’s Bay Company.
From 2014 to 2016, Alexandra was Co-Founder and CEO of GLAMSQUAD, the leading on-demand mobile beauty services company.
Alexandra has a BA and an MBA from Harvard.
She speaks 5 languages and lives in NYC with her family