InMobi hires ex-GroupM mobile marketing veteran, Emmanuel Allix, to strengthen InMobi’s leadership in APAC
December 16, 2009
Submitted by InMobi
InMobi, the largest mobile ad network in international markets, adds to its list of high-profile top quality management with the hiring of an ex-GroupM and a 15 year internet & mobile veteran as the Head of APAC.
BANGALORE, India, PALO ALTO, California, SINGAPORE (November, 23 2009): InMobi has roped in Emmanuel Allix, former GroupM hand, into their top-quality management team to spearhead Asia Pacific. In this position, Emmanuel will be responsible for the continuing growth of their revenue by deepening the relationships with advertisers and publishers. With an already well established business in the market, Emmanuel has been brought on board to leverage his extensive regional experience in growing the mobile marketing ecosystem. He will be based out of Singapore.
Emmanuel has been working on the internet and mobile space for over 15 years in Asia Pacific region. He also served on the board of MMA APAC in 2008 and is a regular speaker at various events like AdTech, CommunicAsia and Media360. While his stint with GroupM, he oversaw the activities concerning P&L, Business Development, Sales Increase and Strategic Planning. He joins InMobi from Pudding media where he worked as the Managing Director for APAC.
On joining InMobi, Emmanuel says “InMobi is undoubtedly the largest mobile ad network here and having set up its base firmly, it is best placed to benefit from the growth of the mobile ecosystem. I am excited to be part of such a team and looking forward to build on existing expertise to steer the organization to a position of strength in Asia Pacific”.
“We have so far been extremely successful in Asia Pacific and have grown to be the largest mobile ad network in the region. Now that we have entered into a new stage of growth, we believe that we needed someone like Emmanuel who comes in with a lot of relevant experience as well as a successful way of evangelizing the mobile medium. We welcome Emmanuel on board and look forward to working together with him” adds Naveen Tewari, Co-Founder and CEO of InMobi.
InMobi works with leading publishers to monetize their mobile sites and helps advertisers to reach mobile consumers across 33 countries around the globe. With more than 3000 partner publisher sites and over 150 advertisers, InMobi has the largest reach in international markets. The company has local offices in Singapore, California, Mumbai & Bangalore and works with some of leading global brands such as Nokia, Reebok, Samsung, Yamaha.