Michael F. Steib

CEO, Artsy

Director of Ally since July 2015. Mr. Steib currently serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Artsy, a leading platform for buying and selling art by the world’s leading artists. He previously served as Chief Executive Officer of XO Group Inc., a consumer internet-service firm that assisted millions of people in planning their weddings. XO Group Inc. was sold in December 2018 to privately held WeddingWire, Inc. He also previously served as Chief Executive Officer at Vente-Privee USA beginning in 2011. Prior to that, he served at Google, Inc. as Director, Google TV Ads from 2007 to 2009 and Managing Director, Emerging Platforms from 2009 to 2011. From 2001 through 2006, Mr. Steib held positions at NBC Universal/General Electric, where he served as General Manager, Strategic Ventures and prior to that as Vice President, Corporate Development. In addition, he previously worked on the development of new businesses for Walker Digital, LLC and as a management consultant with McKinsey & Company. Mr. Steib previously served as Co-Chair of Literacy Partners and as Chair of Career Gear. Mr. Steib received bachelor’s degrees in economics and international relations from the University of Pennsylvania.