On a mission to make intelligent user acquisition effortless

Our Story:

Building the Complete User Acquisition Engine
Chapter 1

The User Acquisition Enthusiasts

Appsumer’s founding team come from the pioneering global mobile agencies. They’ve led user acquisition for some of the world’s largest consumer internet brands since 2010, when the smartphone and app economy just started to gain traction. The founding team have been fortunate enough to have led UA campaigns at a strategic level with dozens of the world’s largest mobile brands from the likes of eBay to JustEat to Uber.

This breadth of experience gave Appsumer a wealth of knowledge on how to perfect user acquisition as well as the challenges.

The User Acquisition Enthusiasts
Chapter 2

Fragmentation and death by spreadsheet

The fragmentation of data was one of the first hurdles we faced, and one that marketers still face today. Effective user acquisition requires comprehensive performance analysis, however the fragmentation meant detailed reports could only be compiled once a week. Cost and revenue data came from different sources and labels tended to be inconsistent at the granularity desired. We could only dream of a day when the insights we wanted were available at the speed of light…

Fragmentation and death by spreadsheet
Chapter 3

Building a user acquisition engine

We set out on a mission to overcome these challenges and empower the in-house UA team. We found traditional analytics tools were overly complicated and not flexible enough to meet the needs of savvy UA teams and in-house engineers were always stretched too thin to maintain such a system. Our vision was to build the next generation system of intelligence. One which was comprehensive yet intuitive. A system that could be tweaked to fit each individual business but also be ready to plug and play.

Building a user acquisition  engine
Chapter 4

User Acquisition Accelerated

Today, we have built a hugely flexible engine capable of powering an app’s vehicle for growth – user acquisition. We help top-grossing apps make better-informed decisions faster, and with greater certainty. We are powering some of the smartest, most sophisticated user acquisition teams around the world and continue to strive for perfection with their help.

User Acquisition Accelerated

Our Team

Meet the leaders behind Appsumer

7 years of user acquisition experience. Shumel has managed marketing for 40+ brands and executed campaigns across 30+ countries. This depth of experience coupled with his background in design and development (since the age of 15) gave him a unique recipe to build a solution which tackles a challenge faced by all modern-day performance marketers.

Shumel Lais Shumel Lais

CEO & Founder

Leading Appsumer’s dedicated team of developers, Moin is a technology veteran with over 20 years experience in developing cloud-based media management technologies.

Moin Maniar Moin Maniar


Inga comes with 9 years of solid Marketing Experience, with a deep understanding of the complex intricacies of mobile attribution, analytics and ad fraud. Inga has led performance marketing for an abundance of diverse clients whilst working at 2 of the largest global mobile agencies.

Inga Inga

Head of Customer Success

Clement has over 10 years’ experience in the ad tech industry and therefore brings a wealth of app marketing knowledge and passion. Clement’s role at Appsumer is leading our overall product roadmap and accelerating the development of new features. He’s no stranger to high-growth SaaS platforms, previously building products and teams from the ground up in Paris.

Clement Boutignon Clement Boutignon

Head of Product

Simon is Appsumer’s VP of marketing. He’s an experienced B2B marketer, specialised in growing SaaS companies globally at pace. He has solid experience raising the profile of high-growth European and US brands around the world, and plays a pivotal role in Appsumer’s future growth!

Simon Whittick Simon Whittick

VP of Marketing

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