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Keith Richey

Operating Advisor
San Francisco


Keith is an operating advisor at Bessemer and marketing consultant who brings decades of experience to help companies tell their stories, build their marketing teams, and grow their businesses.

Previously, Keith worked at LinkedIn as a marketing leader. In his most recent role there, he led the global marketing team for two business units: Marketing Solutions and Sales Solutions. During his nine years at the company, Keith helped grow revenue for these businesses tenfold to more than $4 billion.

Earlier, Keith held positions at the ad agency Ogilvy and the consultancy Vivaldi. There, he built growth strategies for Fortune 500 clients such as American Express, United Healthcare, and PepsiCo. Keith holds degrees from the London School of Economics, University of Southern California, and Pomona College. Beyond his work, Keith loves to ski, cook, and hike. He lives in San Francisco with his wife, two sons, and their dog.