CEO and Co-founder
Adam Foroughi leads vision and strategy at AppLovin, a company focused on building technology that fuels many of the world’s most popular mobile games and provides those same technologies to game developers everywhere. Adam’s unique blend of product acumen and creative thinking keeps the AppLovin team in motion. Under his leadership, the company has grown to include offices around the globe. He began his career as a derivatives trader, where he was inspired by scalable, high-frequency trading models that used data to create profitable results. Adam went on to found two companies—Lifestreet Media and Social Hour—where he applied and expanded his knowledge of mobile technology. His leadership at AppLovin has been instrumental in making the company a vital player across the mobile games ecosystem, for everyone from game studios to developers to consumers. He received the 2018 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award.