Haixia Wang is the VP of Research at Skift. Skift Research is the premium paid subscription product of Skift. As the Head of Skift Research, Haixia manages a team of analysts who provide actionable data and insights to clients across various travel sectors. Prior to Skift, Haixia worked as a Research Director at Gartner, assisting clients through research and inquiries in marketing strategy and digital marketing. Before Gartner, Haixia served as VP Forecasting and Head of APAC at eMarketer. She built and grew eMarketer forecast into one of the most widely used data sources for the advertising market. Haixia holds a Ph.D in Sociology.