Avi Gandhi is the Executive Vice President of Digital for Wheelhouse Group. A seasoned digital media executive with over twelve years at the intersection of technology and entertainment, he has a broad range of experience, from strategy and dealmaking to operations and growth marketing.
Prior to joining Wheelhouse, Avi ran the global marketing team for the Alibaba- and Softbank-backed social gaming startup, SameTable Games, where he restructured their social, digital and influencer marketing strategies. Prior to SameTable, Avi spent two years working with startups and game publishers, such as Survios and Fig, on their entertainment and influencer marketing and business development strategies.
Avi was previously an agent at WME, focusing on Digital Media, where he helped build the agency’s gaming, podcasting, crowdfunding and digital talent revenue streams and represented various A-list digital media businesses. While at WME, Avi was recognized on Forbes’ list of 30 Under 30 and Variety’s New Leaders list. earning recognition on Forbes’ 30 Under 30 and Variety’s New Leaders lists.
Avi graduated from Yale University, during which time he served as an editor at the DCM Ventures-backed startup Wikinvest, where he managed a team of more than a dozen writers.