Chief Technology Officer
Basil Shikin is AppLovin’s Chief Technology Officer. AppLovin enables developers to grow their business with a powerful set of industry-leading solutions. His teams are responsible for supporting the company’s worldwide growth through building secure and highly scalable distributed systems. Basil was one of AppLovin’s early hires, and previously served as Vice President of Engineering, playing a critical role in building and optimizing the AppLovin platform, growing it to support over billions of app downloads. Under Basil’s leadership, AppLovin’s platform has experienced explosive growth, helping to create a richer ecosystem and more games to be played by millions. Before joining AppLovin, Basil was a Senior Software Engineer at DeviceAnywhere.