mediasmart (An Affle company) is an omnichannel programmatic advertising platform trusted by leading advertisers, agencies and trading desks globally. mediasmart empowers marketers to integrate the consumer journey across connected devices like Mobile, CTV and DOOH to deliver unified and impactful communication, leveraging both online and offline behavioural signals to better target and personalise their message.
Unique strengths such as omni-channel audience management & incrementality measurement together with measurable and high impact CTV advertising (through its proprietary Household Sync technology), makes mediasmart the platform of choice for marketers looking for an intuitive and powerful programmatic solution, whether they choose to use mediasmart’s console or build their own solutions on top of its open APIs.
mediasmart is now part of the Affle Group, a fast growing public listed company. Affle (India) Ltd trades on the Indian stock exchanges (BSE: 542752 & NSE: AFFLE)
Noelia AmoedoChief Executive Officer
Noelia has extensive experience in the mobile, internet and social media, with a proven track record of success in developing profitable business from scratch in international markets. Her deep knowledge of the mobile industry has been forged working in different positions in the value chain, multiple business models across more than a dozen markets. Before becoming CEO at mediasmart, she held multiple executive positions such as VP of Marketing and Business Development for EMEA at Palm (acquired by HP), VP of Mobile for the social network Hi5 and Managing Director for Buongiorno USA (acquired by NTT DOCOMO).
Noelia holds a Bachelor’s degree in Physics from Santiago de Compostela University (Spain) and a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from Stanford, where she was a Fulbright Scholar.
Guillermo Fernandez Sanz
Guillermo Fernandez SanzChief Technology Officer
Guillermo joined mediasmart in 2012 as CTO. In his more than twenty years of experience, Guillermo has succeeded in executive roles in both Spanish and American companies in industries such as mobile, telecommunications and e-commerce. He has also had exposure to consulting and professional services and has launched several products of his own.
Guillermo has a degree in Computer Science by the Universidad Autónoma in Madrid and has played various roles in product, operations, project management and consulting across organizations as Berggi, Hybris (acquired by SAP), Portal Software (acquired by Oracle), Andago and Buongiorno/Myalert.
Vice President of Europe
& Global Operations
Kelly LeonardVice President of Europe & Global Operations
With over twenty years of experience in the advertising industry, a majority in the ad-tech and programmatic landscape in Europe, Kelly Leonard has held leadership roles across sales, operations and marketing in several multinational tech companies. Most recently, as Director of Sales for Yahoo, she was pivotal in driving revenue growth from top agencies and customers by implementing the strategic direction of the company’s cross-screen sales and tech solutions in Spain.
She’s held significant positions at Microsoft, Google and MIVA, showcasing her deep industry knowledge and vast experience in leading agile, cross-functional, and international teams. Kelly’s appointment as the VP of Europe & Global Operations at mediasmart, will drive the region as well as global coordination across the Client Services, Product, and Analytics teams, marking an exciting chapter in mediasmart's growth trajectory.
Vice President India and SEA
Nikhil KumarVice President India and SEA
A seasoned MarTech leader, Nikhil joins mediasmart with over 14 years of experience in the marketing and technology domains. Most recently, Nikhil was a part of the ByteDance India team as the Business Head for Global Business Solutions. Previously, in his role as the Director of Brand Strategy & Industry head, he was instrumental in growing InMobi’s direct brand business across verticals. Nikhil has been a seasoned marketer having played marketing leadership roles in top global brands like L’Oreal, Puma, Cafe Coffee Day and also in product tech startups like Housejoy. In 2019, Nikhil was awarded as one of India’s most Innovative MarTech Leaders. He provides his expertise to multiple start-ups in the marketing & strategy domain and likes sharing his knowledge as guest lecturer across many management institutes.
Regional Director, Latam
Taísa PereiraRegional Director, Latam
Taísa is an experienced AdTech and digital market leader and has previously worked with Smart AdServer, Mercado Livre and Afilio. She is passionate about the digital market and Adtech industry, adding to the need to be part of big changes, makes a passionate and committed leader. Ease of motivating the team by focusing on exponential results, driving business efficiently and quickly. Believer of the transformation with data and technology to bring solutions and have a profitable and strong business
Marta López de Haro
Marta López de HaroClient Service Director
Marta joined Mediasmart in 2012, and is responsible for recruiting and managing the Client Services team. Prior to mediasmart, she had more than 20 years experience in sales and marketing in the digital industry, working in companies such as Rumbo.com (Telefónica/Amadeus JV), where she was Marketing Director for5 years, TradeDoubler, where she was Head of Campaigns for 6 years and different media agencies, where she managed international clients
Through these years Marta gained deep knowledge around digital projects, start-ups, e-commerce, usability and negotiation with multinational companies. She has a marketing and advertising degree.
Head of Finance
Silvia SerranoHead of Finance
Silvia joined Mediasmart in April 2022 as Finance Director. She has extensive experience as CFO and is expert ERP implementation, in change management, in cross-functionally project management, in digital transformation, in improvement of internal processes and optimization tasks.
Silvia holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from The Autonomous University of Madrid and an Executive Management Program in Digital Business from The Valley.
Anuj Khanna Sohum
Founder & Chief Executive Officer
anuj khanna sohumFounder & Chief Executive Officer
Anuj's entrepreneurial leadership & strategic vision has set Affle on the growth path to be the global audience & data platform for both commerce and brand customers. He aims to address industry challenges including digital fraud and data privacy through technology innovations. Anuj ensures strategic alignment across all key stakeholders resulting in sustainable growth & value creation.
Anuj is a serial entrepreneur with 18 years of experience in leading tech & data platform-based businesses. He is an alumnus of Harvard Business School (OPM), Stanford GSB (SEP) & NUS Computer Engineering.
Co-founder, ChIef Revenue
& OperatIng Officer
Anuj KumarCo-founder, Chief Revenue & Operating Officer
Anuj has played a pivotal role in building & growing Affle. He has helped forge important partnerships, integral to Affle’s business, thus helping to make Affle a leading Mobile platform company. Under his leadership, the team has worked with several top marketers globally to help deliver end-to-end mobile advertising and data analytics-driven solutions through Affle’s products and platforms. Prior to Affle, Anuj worked with large global media companies like ESPN STAR Sports, GroupM Mindshare and JWT.
Anuj has over 17 years of relevant media and advertising industry experience and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from St. Stephen's College and a Masters in Advertising & Communication from MICA in India.
ChIef FInancIal & OperatIons
Kapil BhutaniChief Financial & Operations Officer
Kapil leads the finance for Affle Group & is also responsible for operations including legal, IT, Admin & HR. Kapil has worked as an audit partner at S. Mohan & Co, a highly respected Chartered Accountancy firm in India and subsequently joined KMG Infotech, a New York based software development company as VP, Finance. Kapil brings in a wealth of Finance, Operations and Legal expertise to Affle and has been part of Affle for >4 Years.
Kapil has over 20 years of audit and industry experience He graduated from Delhi University and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.
ChIef ArchItect & Technology
Charles YongChief Architect & Technology Officer
Charles joined Affle in 2006. With over 20 years of experience, he leads all R&D and Technology efforts for Affle’s platforms as its Chief Architect. His team of engineers is responsible for building multiple Big Data and AI driven platforms at Affle. Charles also plays an active role to coach the lead architects at Affle on the innovation development lifecycle processes.
Charles is a telecom industry veteran and an experienced technologist with over 20 years of consulting and programming design experience. He is an alumnus of the Monash University in Australia.