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Alexandra C. Wood

Alexandra C. Wood

Chief Operating Officer, Wearable X

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Alexandra Wood is the Chief Operating Officer of Wearable X (formerly known as Wearable Experiments), a socially driven wearable technology company. Wearable X’s mission is to bring together fashion and technology with a functional design aesthetic and use creative problem solving to help us live well and have a better quality of life.

Until recently, Alexandra served as the Global Product Director for communications group Havas, where she led teams globally that developed user-centric digital products, both for clients such as IBM, and for Havas. In addition, Alexandra led global operations and business development efforts for Havas Cognitive, a new practice area specialized in helping clients build AI-powered products and services to enhance customer experience.

In addition, Alexandra has served in several other technology-enabled leadership roles, ranging from agency-side eCommerce at CREATETHE Group to operations and logistics for multi-billion dollar industrial supplier, McMaster-Carr.

Alexandra holds a number of leadership positions in nonprofit organizations, including the Harvard Alumni Association and the Harvard College Fund.

A native New Yorker, Alexandra is a graduate of Harvard University, from which she earned a B.A. in Government.