/// David Ripert, Head of YouTube Next Lab
David Ripert serves as Head of YouTube Next Lab EMEA, at Google. YouTube Next Lab is a global team focused on super-charging existing partners and creators, identifying new and rising talent, and driving ecosystem innovation through programs like the “Creator Playbook,” “Next Up,” and building creator spaces for them to collaborate, learn and grow. David was previously VP Content at Dailymotion in New York, after some years of experience at Netflix in Los Angeles, where he handled original content. David began his career with Intermedia Film in Los Angeles, in the production financing and distribution of feature films. He received his M.B.A. from Loyola Marymount University and a Master’s from one of France’s top Management Schools EDHEC, where he studied Business Administration, International Marketing and Entrepreneurship.