We are dedicated, passionate & diverse
AppLift’s mission is to fuel mobile advertisers’ growth by connecting their products to the right audience globally through technology, data, and services. Our efforts are focused towards empowering mobile app advertisers to take control of every stage of the app advertising lifecycle. We believe that through relentless innovation, we can bring value to all our stakeholders. We do this by building great products and hiring exceptional talent. We are entrepreneurial-minded and like to bring our own ideas to life.
CEO and Co-Founder
Tim is our dedicated Captain. He also co-founded Hitfox Group. When he is not busy going fast on motorbike, a snowboard or a go-kart, he is thinking about the next big thing.
Managing Director / COO
Stefan makes sure that our business operations run smoothly. He previously co-founded appiris (acquired by AppLift). Stefan holds a double degree from LSE and Hertie School of Governance and secretly wishes he was a Michelin chef.
Managing Director / CRO
Maor Sadra is responsible for keeping the greenbacks flowing. He was previously Managing Director at Inneractive. He studied many years at the Jedi School and tried his best, but never graduated.
VP Engineering, Platform
Servesh handles our data. He makes sure that all the servers are up and running. He used to work at Oracle India for almost a decade and always found time for his hobby-painting.
SVP Engineering India
Team Lead Product
Director of Engineering
Coming from eCommerce and high-frequency trading, Alexey has chosen the adtech side and is now running our Berlin Engineering team. He's in charge of AppLift's cloud infrastructure in AWS, data pipelines and distributed computing and also makes sure we lay the right technical pavement for our business. Hailing from the north, Alexey speaks four languages and rides everything that has at least two wheels: cars, motorcycles and bikes - always wearing a helmet of course!
Managing Director Asia
Stephen's mission is to run AppLift's APAC business. He previously worked as MD for Rocket Internet in Hong Kong and holds a BA in Political Science from UC Berkeley. He could also eat ramen all day.
VP Korea & SEA
Jun takes care of our clients in Korea. He holds a MA Degree from HEC Paris and Telecom ParisTech. During his time in Paris, Jun discovered the world of programming and he loved it. Now he does robotics as a hobby.
Managing Director Americas
Andrew is all business -- Global Business ;-) Often seen at conferences looking for socks to wear, he is the face of our company. This proud Golden Bear often dreams of shredding the gnar in the Swiss Alps! Pow Pow Pow
VP Publishers Growth
Ben's destiny was to become a certified lawyer, but he wouldn't have it this way. He likes Adtech more than his own life. He was previously VP Publisher Relations at Inneractive. He's also a hoolig.. a football fan.
Head of Media Trading
Since she was a kid, Jenia has always liked trading stuff. Today she trades media. She holds a BA in Marketing as well an MSc in Accounting.
Country Head China
Lison takes care of our accounts in China. He holds a MA in Management of Innovation and loves to go for long cycle rides during his free time.
Chris is the Vice President of keeping our clients happy. Before AppLift, he worked with Mickey trying to find the Oracle, but only found the Alphabet. When he's not in a Lufthansa lounge, you can find him running half marathons in the latest Nike's while drinking whiskey, eating BBQ and listening to vinyl audio books.
Head of Traffic
Chiara takes care of our Media Partners. She spent one year in Stockholm and managed not to freeze as she is a true winter and snow lover.
Head of Account Management
As Head of Account Management, Sara is passionate about helping partners achieve their ultimate goals. She previously worked as Client Relations Manager at Matomy Media Group and graduated BA in International Business. She has been living in Berlin for the past 6 years and, based off her mastery of over 4 foreign languages, she proudly calls herself a language geek.
Head of Rewarded Ads
Michael is in charge of AppLift's media partner accounts. He holds a BA in Business and Law. He also has a need for speed.
VP Business Intelligence and Analytics
Uzi is responsible for Data analytics and Data automation tools. His passion for data took him on a journey across the globe, from the US to France and Israel... and now Germany. In his free time you can find Uzi outside on the water practicing windsurfing, kitesurfing or sailing.
Country Head Japan
Yusuke takes care of accounts in Japan. Before AppLift, he worked at one of the biggest Japanese CPI ad network companies.
Head of Business Development EU
Vladimiro's real job is hiking and climbing which he practices during core hours over the weekends. Working during the week in the mobile advertising business to him is actually fun, simply because he loves it. His motto is: play hard and work harder. He enjoys to share and be around other people, always challenging himself and the environment to improve and excel with the aim to bring the best value for his partners.
Country Manager Brazil
Manuel is responsible for bringing AppLift to our clients in LATAM. He holds an MSc in Finance and International Management from NovaSBE. When he is not traveling and taking photos on his 35mm camera, you can probably find him at the local cinema. He also likes to dance to electronic music and speaks 5 languages.
Head of AdOperations
Varsha takes care of the Ads performance in India. She holds a BSc in Electronics and is a Badminton fanatic.
Head of Treasury
Omer leads our Treasury team, also known as the "oil" in the Applift machine. His job is to ensure that all business units receive the support they need and that the future of Applift is bright and risk free. He's a gifted Fifa player and during the summer months you can find him on the baseball field.
Team Lead Office Management
Steffi is the glue that holds the Berlin office together, making sure things don't fall apart - literally! Her focus is on facilities management and she holds an MBA in International Business Management. During her free time you will find her lifting weights at the gym and keeping fit.
Head of Accounting
At AppLift, we help advertisers get connected with users of their choice through a multitude of products and technologies. Our data pipelines crunch terabytes of data every hour from hundreds of sources, processing views, clicks and conversions using state of the art algorithmic models, which then gets used to make smart bids, offer performance based billing to the advertiser, detect fraud, and match the right user to the advertiser. We develop code using a variety of programming languages and frameworks - Ruby, Python, Scala, Go, AngularJS, and C++, to name a few.
AppLift Innovation Lab
AppLift prides itself in fostering a culture of innovation through problem solving. AppLift Labs, an internal task force is in-charge of leading product innovation in mobile advertising technology. AppLift Labs brings together bright, like-minded, entrepreneurial spirits to work on and define the future of mobile ad tech.