Olivia Humphrey

Founder and CEO

Olivia Humphrey is Founder and CEO of Kanopy, the leading streaming platform for colleges, universities and public libraries. She graduated from the University of New South Wales in 1998 with a Bachelor of Science (Psychology) and has worked for BBC Worldwide in London, Austar Satellite TV and Roadshow Entertainment in Sydney where she managed the non-theatrical release slate. She founded Kanopy in 2008 to address the opportunity to build film as a core resource for all students in higher education. Head-quartered in San Francisco, Kanopy distributes a catalog of 30,000 films to over 3000 institutions, reaching an audience of 4M+ users. Kanopy has just launched into public libraries globally.