The evening will include a Fireside chat with Kayne Grau, President, Data as a Service, as well as networking with food and drink
As President of Data as a Service within KAR Auction Services, Grau is responsible for providing strategic direction and leadership oversight to a portfolio of data companies that include DRIVIN, Autoniq, and instaVIN. He has a distinct focus on innovation, new product development and effective use of data across the larger KAR organization. Prior to KAR, Grau served as Co-Founder and CEO of DRIVIN. He has more than 20 years of management experience across various sectors and held senior executive roles with Music Dealers, Apartments.com, Cars.com, eToys.com, Allstate and Allianz Insurance. He’s an active angel investor in the Chicago and Dallas areas and advisor and board member with LandscapeHub, CarLease.com, TopStep Trader, Illinois Technology association and Chicago Tech Academy. Grau holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from National Louis University.