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No. 37: Robert Kyncl | Power 100

Robert Kyncl, Chief Business Officer, YouTube

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ROBERT KYNCL, 45

Chief Business Officer, YouTube
Last Year's Rank: 43

Kyncl and his team launched subscription service YouTube Red in 2015, amending millions of contracts written for its ad-supported YouTube service to provide for the paid tier. They also unveiled three vertical apps, consolidated the Google Play/YouTube teams and in March saw per-day viewership numbers rise 40 percent year over year.