Ismail Elshareef

Public Speaker, Software Engineer, and Writer in Los Angeles, California

Ismail Elshareef

Public Speaker, Software Engineer, and Writer in Los Angeles, California

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Ismail Elshareef is the Vice President of Open Platform and Innovation at Ticketmaster.

Ismail Elshareef is a technology leader currently serving as the VP of Open Platform and Innovation at Ticketmaster. Here he's leading the charge of opening up the company's technical capabilities, including APIs, to help grow the business through partnership integrations and product innovation. Prior to Ticketmaster, Ismail was the Executive Director of Open Platform at Edmunds.com. In his capacity, he built out the Front-End Engineering team before leading the company's Innovation Pipeline development that's based on Open APIs, public hackathons and accelerators. He helped grow the business through innovation, which most recently lead to an acquisition, and enabling strategic partnerships.

Ismail is a frequent speaker and an avid surfer.

  • Work
    • Ticketmaster
  • Education
    • Electrical Engineering, MS
    • Computer Engineering, BS