May 17, 2022

Video: An Interview with Kumsal Bayazit, CEO, Elsevier

Last month at the 2019 Charleston Conference, Kumsal Bayazit, CEO, Elsevier, sat down with Tom Gilson, Associate Editor of “Against The Grain” and Matthew Ismail, Director of Collection Development at Central Michigan University Libraries, for an interview that touches on a number of topics including:

  • Becoming the the First Woman to Lead Elsevier
  • Transitions in the Information Marketplace
  • Building Bridges with Customers (E.g. University of California)

See Also: Video: Conference Keynote: Kumsal Bayazit, CEO, Elsevier, Delivers Keynote at The Charleston Conference 2019

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.