Adam Levene

London, United Kingdom.

Adam is SVP of Monitise Create, Europe's largest mobile innovation + design studios. Formerly he was Chief Strategy Officer at Grapple, where he led the start-up to become Innovative Agency of the Year before it was acquired by Monitise PLC in 2013 for a total consideration of $60m.

Widely regarded as a leading figure in digital, Adam helps FTSE 100 and global clients including FIFA, Samsung, RBS and Whitbread to unlock the commercial value of mobile innovation. In 2014 Adam was included in the BIMA list of the 100 most influential people in digital, and recognised by The Drum as the 20th most influential person in mobile.

A popular conference speaker, Adam has delivered keynotes at the IAB, OMMA Mobile, Web Summit, ABTA Travel Convention and futuretail, and his thought leadership has been published in Wired, The Guardian, The Telegraph, and Management Today among others.

At just 18, Adam was a member of the launch team behind $100m start-up Blyk, the world’s first advertiser funded mobile network founded by the former President of Nokia. He went on to become Head of Media Strategy at telecoms powerhouse Alcatel-Lucent where he launched their mobile marketing service to millions of subscribers globally.