Executive Leadership

Comprised of top-notch innovators within the market research industry, Fuel Cycle's executive leadership team drives inspired customer service excellence everyday.

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Eran Gilad

President & CEO

Eran has more than 20 years’ experience in business management, strategy, planning and execution, international marketing, strategic sales and channel development. Under his leadership, Fuel Cycle has become one of the first insight platforms to combine online communities, product exchanges, panels, and more to power real-time business decisions. He’s also a Managing Partner at Scopus Ventures, has a BS in Industrial Engineering from University of Coventry, England, an MBA from the University of Lund, Sweden and attends the OPM Program at Harvard Business School.

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Arnaud Gregori

CFO

Arnaud Gregori is the CFO of Fuel Cycle where as a member of the executive team he provides leadership in business strategies and management of financial resources to ensure the achievement of the company’s plans and objectives, with a strong focus on growth and profitability. Arnaud Gregori also serves as the COO of Scopus Ventures, an early stage VC firm based in Los Angeles. Throughout his career, Arnaud was involved in several start-ups in various industries as founder, investor and executive. 

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Calista Corley

CRO

Calista Corley is Fuel Cycle’s Chief Revenue Officer and is responsible for leading the company’s sales organization and revenue growth. Calista’s track record spans 17 years and includes high-profile leadership roles at Dynata where she led large sales and service organizations through significant growth phases. Prior to Dynata, Calista taught middle school and coached a high school lacrosse team in Vermont. Calista is an alumni of Fairfield University where she received her BA in Sociology and Psychology and her Master’s in Education.

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Rick Kelly

CPO

Rick Kelly is the Chief Product Officer at Fuel Cycle. Rick has been with the company since May 2014 and headed multiple departments in both its NYC and LA offices. Prior to his tenure at Fuel Cycle, he held roles at First Opinion, a medical technology company, taught political science at BYU-Idaho, and worked at Survey Sampling International. Rick holds an MS in Political Science from Utah State University and an MBA from The University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill.

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Marin Sarbulescu

SVP, Research & Development
Marin is Fuel Cycle’s Vice President of Research & Development, leading the company’s technology wing with a current focus on automation and machine-learning capabilities of its next-gen insights cloud application suite. Since joining Fuel Cycle in April 2012, Marin has led different tech groups with a focus on rapid development, high-availability and high-quality applications. Prior to his time at Fuel Cycle, he led teams within e-commerce and online social, collaborating with brands like Adidas, Reebok, and Billabong. Marin studied Electronics & Telecommunication at the Polytechnic University of Bucharest, Romania. 
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Setareh Motamedi

VP, Marketing

Setareh is Fuel Cycle’s Vice President of Marketing and orchestrates omni-channel approaches with emphasis on demand generation, branding, and product-led growth. Prior to her time at Fuel Cycle, she managed AT&T’s top performing sales team in the West Region, led the HAV Division at Sony Electronics, headed the Global Marketing team at Teradata, and most recently served as VP of Marketing for BQE Software. Setareh received her BA in Communications from Cal State San Marcos and holds a Master’s in Communication Management from USC.

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Kevin Row

VP, Research & Insights

Kevin Row is the Associate Vice President of Research & Insights at Fuel Cycle. His background conducting large-scale research initiatives for US Government Agencies and Fortune 500 companies drew him to Fuel Cycle in 2015, where he led the Client Success team while specializing in research for Retail, CPG, Technology, and Healthcare customers. In his current role, Kevin leads the Research & Insights division, focused on solving the clients’ most difficult challenges through Fuel Cycle’s experience management cloud. Kevin studied Psychology and Communication at USC.