Strong & recognized technology leadership and expertise

80% PhD / MS in the fields of AI & big data.
300+ Publications from top tier journals, conferences & workshops.
7 Champions in worldwide data mining contests (KDD Cup).

  • 80% PhD / MS in the fields of AI & big data.
  • 300+ Publications from top tier journals, conferences & workshops.
  • 7 Champions in worldwide data mining contests (KDD Cup).

Meet Our Team

Meet Our Team

Team
Team
Chih-Han Yu
Chief Executive Officer
Co-founder
Chief Executive Officer / Co-founder
Yu leads Appier’s product development and business teams, building AI to make cross screen easy for clients. He worked on iconic AI projects such as Stanford’s DARPA Challenge self-driving car and Little Dog before leaving academia.
Chih-Han Yu
Chief Executive Officer
Co-founder
Yu leads Appier’s product development and business teams, building AI to make cross screen easy for clients. He worked on iconic AI projects such as Stanford’s DARPA Challenge self-driving car and Little Dog before leaving academia.
Team
Team
Winnie Lee
Chief Operating Officer
Co-founder
Chief Operating Officer / Co-founder
Lee is responsible for building, growing and scaling Appier’s operations across 15 markets in APAC and Europe while helping to drive the company’s business strategy.
Winnie Lee
Chief Operating Officer
Co-founder
Lee is responsible for building, growing and scaling Appier’s operations across 15 markets in APAC and Europe while helping to drive the company’s business strategy.
Team
Team
Joe Su
Chief Technology Officer
Co-founder
Chief Technology Officer / Co-founder
Su joined Appier as a founding member. A nationally ranked programmer in high school, he brings with him a lifelong passion for hacking and systems engineering.
Joe Su
Chief Technology Officer
Co-founder
Su joined Appier as a founding member. A nationally ranked programmer in high school, he brings with him a lifelong passion for hacking and systems engineering.
Team
Team
Min Sun
Chief AI Scientist / Leadership
Chief AI Scientist / Leadership
Dr. Sun has worked under some of the most influential AI leaders, including Andrew Ng, Fei-Fei Li and Silvio Savarese. His areas of expertise are computer vision, natural language processing, deep learning, and reinforcement learning. Dr. Sun joined Appier along with his continuous tenure at National Tsing Hua University where he serves as an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering.
Min Sun
Chief AI Scientist / Leadership
Dr. Sun has worked under some of the most influential AI leaders, including Andrew Ng, Fei-Fei Li and Silvio Savarese. His areas of expertise are computer vision, natural language processing, deep learning, and reinforcement learning. Dr. Sun joined Appier along with his continuous tenure at National Tsing Hua University where he serves as an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering.
Team
Team
Shou-De Lin
Chief ML Scientist / Leadership
Chief ML Scientist / Leadership
Lin is an internationally recognized machine learning expert with more than 20 years of experience in the field and has advised more than 50 global companies in AI research and application. Lin joined Appier from National Taiwan University (NTU) where he is also a professor in the Computer Science and Information Engineering department, and has led the NTU team to win the ACM KDD Cup six times.
Shou-De Lin
Chief ML Scientist / Leadership
Lin is an internationally recognized machine learning expert with more than 20 years of experience in the field and has advised more than 50 global companies in AI research and application. Lin joined Appier from National Taiwan University (NTU) where he is also a professor in the Computer Science and Information Engineering department, and has led the NTU team to win the ACM KDD Cup six times.
Team
Team
Alban Villani
SVP, Sales for Europe / Leadership
SVP, Sales for Europe / Leadership
Villani works with global brands and agencies to help them apply deep learning to drive customer engagement and oversees sales across Europe. Prior to Appier, Villani was regional managing director at Criteo. He is an expert in the media and internet industries; AI; online retail; and omnichannel marketing across Europe, the US and Asia.
Alban Villani
SVP, Sales for Europe / Leadership
Villani works with global brands and agencies to help them apply deep learning to drive customer engagement and oversees sales across Europe. Prior to Appier, Villani was regional managing director at Criteo. He is an expert in the media and internet industries; AI; online retail; and omnichannel marketing across Europe, the US and Asia.
Team
Team
Magic Tu
SVP, Sales for APAC / Leadership
SVP, Sales for APAC / Leadership
Tu oversees product and business development for APAC, ensuring product excellence and driving results for clients. He has broad experience in software product management and development and program management for leading technology organizations including HTC and Springsoft (now Synopsys).
Magic Tu
SVP, Sales for APAC / Leadership
Tu oversees product and business development for APAC, ensuring product excellence and driving results for clients. He has broad experience in software product management and development and program management for leading technology organizations including HTC and Springsoft (now Synopsys).
Team
Team
Michelle Wong
SVP, Enterprise Business / Leadership
SVP, Enterprise Business / Leadership
Wong leads Appier’s global enterprise commercial team. She is a passionate enterprise sales leader with more than 30 years of experience in enterprise technology, IT infrastructure and AI and analytics. Wong joined Appier from IBM where was General Manager of Technical Support Services ASEAN.
Michelle Wong
SVP, Enterprise Business / Leadership
Wong leads Appier’s global enterprise commercial team. She is a passionate enterprise sales leader with more than 30 years of experience in enterprise technology, IT infrastructure and AI and analytics. Wong joined Appier from IBM where was General Manager of Technical Support Services ASEAN.
Team
Team
Koji Tachibana
Senior VP, Finance / Leadership
Senior VP, Finance / Leadership
Tachibana oversees all finance and accounting operations at Appier, ensuring strong investor relations and effective financial planning. An experienced finance executive, he was previously Executive Officer at DeNA, leading the corporate finance division responsible for M&A, finance, accounting, public relations and operations.
Koji Tachibana
Senior VP, Finance / Leadership
Tachibana oversees all finance and accounting operations at Appier, ensuring strong investor relations and effective financial planning. An experienced finance executive, he was previously Executive Officer at DeNA, leading the corporate finance division responsible for M&A, finance, accounting, public relations and operations.
Team
Team
Lee-Feng Chien
Director & Audit / Supervisory Committee member
Director & Audit / Supervisory Committee member
Feb 2019, Director and Audit and Supervisory Committetee member of Appier Group, Inc.(to present) Mar 2006, Joined Google, Inc. (current Google LLC) Managing Director of the Taiwan Office. Aug 2002, Professor of the National Taiwan University. Aug 1993, Admission to the Academia Sinica
Lee-Feng Chien
Director & Audit / Supervisory Committee member
Feb 2019, Director and Audit and Supervisory Committetee member of Appier Group, Inc.(to present) Mar 2006, Joined Google, Inc. (current Google LLC) Managing Director of the Taiwan Office. Aug 2002, Professor of the National Taiwan University. Aug 1993, Admission to the Academia Sinica
Team
Team
Abheek Anand
Director & Audit / Supervisory Committee member
Director & Audit / Supervisory Committee member
Feb 2019, Director and Audit and Supervisory Committee member of Appier Group, Inc.(to present) Jun 2013, Joined Sequoia Capital (India) Singapore Pte. Ltd. Managing Director (to present) May 2012, Joined Facebook, Inc. Sep 2009, Founded Tagtile, acquired by Facebook in 2012. Jul 2004, Joined VMware Inc.
Abheek Anand
Director & Audit / Supervisory Committee member
Feb 2019, Director and Audit and Supervisory Committee member of Appier Group, Inc.(to present) Jun 2013, Joined Sequoia Capital (India) Singapore Pte. Ltd. Managing Director (to present) May 2012, Joined Facebook, Inc. Sep 2009, Founded Tagtile, acquired by Facebook in 2012. Jul 2004, Joined VMware Inc.
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Team
Jean Thoh Jing Herng
Director & Audit / Supervisory Committee member
Director & Audit / Supervisory Committee member
Feb 2019, Director and Audit aud Supervisory Committee member of Appier Group, Inc.(to present) Mar 2003, Joined UOB Venture Management Private Limited Executive Director (to present) Sep 1990, Joined Singapore Economic Development Board.
Jean Thoh Jing Herng
Director & Audit / Supervisory Committee member
Feb 2019, Director and Audit aud Supervisory Committee member of Appier Group, Inc.(to present) Mar 2003, Joined UOB Venture Management Private Limited Executive Director (to present) Sep 1990, Joined Singapore Economic Development Board.
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Team
Takashi Motomura
Director & Audit / Supervisory Committee member
Director & Audit / Supervisory Committee member
Aug 2019, Director and Audit and Supervisory Committee member of Appier Group, Inc.(to present) Nov 2018, Joined TGVest Capital as Managing Director and joined TGVest Capital Japan KK as Representative Director (to present) Jan 2010, Joined Innovation Network Corporation of Japan. Nov 2005, Joined Chip One Stop Inc. Oct 2004, Joined KIACON Corporation. Apr 1999, Joined JAFCO, Inc.
Takashi Motomura
Director & Audit / Supervisory Committee member
Aug 2019, Director and Audit and Supervisory Committee member of Appier Group, Inc.(to present) Nov 2018, Joined TGVest Capital as Managing Director and joined TGVest Capital Japan KK as Representative Director (to present) Jan 2010, Joined Innovation Network Corporation of Japan. Nov 2005, Joined Chip One Stop Inc. Oct 2004, Joined KIACON Corporation. Apr 1999, Joined JAFCO, Inc.
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Team
Daisuke Oshita
Director & Audit / Supervisory Committee member
Director & Audit / Supervisory Committee member
Sep 2020, Director and Audit and Supervisory Committee member of Appier Group, Inc.(to present). Oct 2019, Established Cross Over Law Firm Representative Lawyer (to present). Sep 2017, Joined Tokyo Stock Exchange, Inc.(Seconded to Japan Exchange Regulation) Jul 2015, Joined Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu LLP. Dec 2009, Joined Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu Law Firm. Oct 2004, Established Oshita CPA Office. Oct 2000, Joined Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC.
Daisuke Oshita
Director & Audit / Supervisory Committee member
Sep 2020, Director and Audit and Supervisory Committee member of Appier Group, Inc.(to present). Oct 2019, Established Cross Over Law Firm Representative Lawyer (to present). Sep 2017, Joined Tokyo Stock Exchange, Inc.(Seconded to Japan Exchange Regulation) Jul 2015, Joined Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu LLP. Dec 2009, Joined Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu Law Firm. Oct 2004, Established Oshita CPA Office. Oct 2000, Joined Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC.