Mr. Alexander Algard is the Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer and Board Member at Hiya. He also is the Founder and serves as Chairman at Ekata. Alex oversees product vision and corporate strategy for Hiya. He Founded & served as Chief Executive Officer at Whitepages, the twenty-year-old digital identity company that he created during his senior year of university. He is one of the industry's earliest mobile caller ID visionaries, having launched the first Android app of its kind in 2008. Alex holds a B.A. in Economics and an M.S. in Mechanical Engineering (Product Design), both from Stanford University.