SIMON KHALAFPresident & Chief Executive Officer
Simon is a respected expert in the field of mobile applications and development. He has been an entrepreneurial executive for over 20 years, and has built numerous consumer, media and enterprise solutions that have generated over $800 million in M&A and IPO transactions. Prior to Flurry, Simon held senior executive positions at JustOn, Novell, Vernier, Volera and Worldtalk. Simon earned an undergraduate engineering degree from the American University of Beirut and a Master of Engineering from Syracuse University.
SEAN BYRNESFounder and Chief Technology Officer
Sean oversees innovation and relationships with Flurry's top customers. Prior to Flurry, he led a product development team in the eServices group at Verizon Communications, developing new consumer services from emerging technologies. Sean earned an undergraduate engineering degree from Dartmouth College and a Master of Engineering in Computer Science from Cornell University.
Bob KominChief Financial Officer
Bob is responsible for all financial aspects of the company. As a senior financial and operating executive with high growth technology businesses for over 20 years, his experiences include the sale of Tellme to Microsoft for $800 million and the $225 million IPO of Convergys. Prior to Flurry, he was COO & CFO at Linden Lab, CFO at Ticketfly, Solexel, Tellme and XOR, and VP, Finance & Treasurer at Convergys and Cincinnati Bell. Bob earned undergraduate degrees in Accounting and General Science from the University of Oregon and a MBA from Harvard Business School.
Grady BurnettChief Operating Officer
Grady leads sales, marketing, business development and ad operations. He has 16 years of advertising technology experience across all forms of digital media. Prior to Flurry he spent four and a half years as VP, Global Marketing Solutions at Facebook where he was responsible for global sales, account management and customer service for Facebook Ads and guided product and marketing priorities for Facebook's advertising products. Prior to Facebook, Grady was Director of Online Sales and Operations for Google's AdWords team in North America. He launched Google's Ann Arbor, MI office and oversaw relationships with advertising agencies, search engine marketers and resellers. Prior to Google, Grady worked at DoubleClick where he was VP of Agency Sales. In addition to his business career Grady was a professional tennis player for three years on the ATP Tour. He is a graduate of the University of Michigan and has a MBA from the Harvard Business School.
PRASHANT FULORIAChief Product Officer
Prashant leads Flurry product management and engineering. Prior to Flurry, Prashant was an Executive in Residence at Mayfield Fund and lecturer at the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University. Prashant brings a decade of product management experience from Facebook and Google. At Facebook, Prashant led the product team for Facebook Ads and subsequently managed commerce products, including Facebook Credits. At Google, he managed all of Google's products for the Asia-Pacific region, led its global billing & payments product efforts, and served as an early member of the AdWords product team. Prashant holds a PhD and MA in Business, a PhD Minor in Operations Research and an MS in Statistics, all from Stanford University. Before joining Stanford, Prashant studied at IIT Delhi, where he was awarded the President's Gold Medal, which is the highest academic award.
Jarah EustonVice President, Analytics and Marketing
Jarah leads analytics and marketing for Flurry. She is responsible for supporting Flurry customers, ensuring they fully leverage Flurry's flagship Analytics product to help drive business and product decisions. She is also responsible for setting Flurry's outbound marketing strategy. Prior to Flurry, Jarah was a strategy consultant at The Boston Consulting Group where she focused on the Technology, Media and Telecom practice. Before BCG, Jarah founded Famous Media, a network of hyperlocal content websites that she sold to The McClatchy Company. She began her career as a debt trading analyst with Banc of America Securities. She holds an undergraduate degree in Economics from New York University and an MBA from Wharton.
SEAN GALLIGANVice President, Sales & Business Development
Sean leads sales and business development functions for the company. Prior to joining Flurry, Sean served as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Global Motorsport Group (GMG), a leader in the power sports industry. Sean joined GMG from Sprint, where he was a Regional Sales Director, leading a team that sold web hosting solutions and professional services to Sprint's largest customers. Prior to this, Sean developed and managed relationships with digital media companies and interactive agencies in New York City for the Sprint Internet group. Earlier in his career, Sean held sales and business development roles at AT&T and MCI. Sean earned his undergraduate degree in Economics from Purdue University and an MBA from Cornell University.
YANNIS DOSIOSVice President, Flurry Network
Yannis oversees the Flurry publisher network, delivering monetization solutions to app developers. Prior to Flurry, Yannis held positions as GM Europe and Vice President of Marketing for Smilebox, a photo and video sharing service. Before Smilebox, Yannis was a Senior Product Manager at Microsoft, where he planned and launched Windows Starter, a Windows OS product for emerging markets. He began his career as a strategy consultant at the Monitor Consulting Group. Yannis earned an undergraduate degree in Mathematics from Harvard University and an MBA from Stanford University.
RICHARD FIRMINGERManaging Director, Europe
Richard leads the Flurry's UK office as well as advertiser sales and publisher relationships across Europe. Prior to Flurry, Richard led the digital media sales team for Amazon in Europe. Prior to Amazon, Richard was Commercial Director for Northern Europe for Yahoo!, UK MD for Enpocket (sold to Nokia to become Nokia Media Business in 2006), UK Deputy MD & BD Director for AdLink (a direct response media sales organization, sold to HiMedia in 2009) and the first UK Commercial Director for DoubleClick, subsequently sold to AdLink in 2001. Prior to DoubleClick Richard spent nearly 10 years in B2B publishing in tech press on titles such as Computing and Personal Computer World and during this time he launched Information Week and Computer Reseller News in the UK for CMP Media.