World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers


Gilles Raymond

Gilles Raymond

CEO, News Republic, USA

Gilles Raymond is the CEO & Founder of News Republic, publisher of news application for smartphones, tablets, and watches. Federating more than 1,000 signed publishers worldwide such as Reuters, Associated Press, The Independent, Al Jazeera, Gizmodo, and  CNN International, News Republic applications offers news personalization through more than 1 million distinct topics thanks to a unique semantic engine linked to Wikipedia.

Gilles is also the prior CEO & Founder of In-Fusio, which in 2001 launched as the first mobile game applications download engine & service embedded in 50 million handsets in Europe & China. He concluded global deals with carriers such China Mobile, Vodafone, Telefonica and manufacturers like Samsung, Motorola and many others major players on the global mobile scene. Based in San Francisco, Gilles has lived and worked on three continents, set up three start ups and has 20 years of experience in mobile digital content.