App Annie Adds Aaron Mahimainathan as Chief Product Officer

November 4, 2016

Former SAP, Telerik Leader Joins as App Annie Increases Momentum

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 3, 2016  -- Today, App Annie, the most trusted mobile app insights and analytics provider, announced the appointment of Aaron Mahimainathan as Chief Product Officer. He brings over 20 years worth of experience in various high impact roles in product management, product marketing and GTM strategies, including Chief Product Officer at Telerik Inc. and major positions with SAP, Siebel Systems and Oracle.

Mahimainathan will be responsible for expanding App Annie's mobile app intelligence products. He joins App Annie's executive team, which is comprised of various tech innovators with experience in global marketing strategy, mobile gaming, digital platforms, finance and B2B technologies.

"We continue to evolve our platform to meet the demands of current and future clients as app intelligence becomes even more valuable to all businesses," said Bertrand Schmitt, CEO and co-founder at App Annie. "Aaron's vast leadership experience leading product creation and management, combined with his customer-centric approach, will bring valuable perspective and expertise to App Annie as we ramp up momentum."

This announcement follows the recent addition of Chief Marketing Officer, Al Campa, in June.

"Most companies are using mobile to better engage their customers, and need insights to expand their businesses into apps," says Aaron Mahimainathan, Chief Product Officer, App Annie. "I'm looking forward to working with the clear market leader, whose product suite plays an integral role in the evolution of the mobile and mobile app space. It's an exciting time to join as we continue to scale our growth."

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About Aaron Mahimainathan
Prior to joining App Annie, Mahimainathan held the position of Chief Product Officer for Telerik Inc., a mobile and web development platform and tools company.  While at Telerik, Mahimainathan was responsible for building and scaling the product strategy and marketing organization for all of Telerik's products. He played an integral role in the company's acquisition by Progress Software Inc. and spearheaded teams as the senior vice president for DevTools and Platforms post acquisition. Prior to that, Mahimainathan held the role of VP, Solutions Management at SAP. He has an MBA from Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley and an MS in Engineering from State University of New York, Syracuse.

About App Annie
App Annie delivers the most trusted app data and insights for your business to succeed in the global app economy. Over 700,000 registered members rely on App Annie to better understand the app market, their businesses and the opportunities around them. The company is headquartered in San Francisco with 450 employees across 15 global offices. App Annie has received $157 million in financing from investors including, Greenspring Associates, Greycroft Partners, IDG Capital Partners, Institutional Venture Partners and Sequoia Capital. Learn more at