Founded in 2006, Wattpad is the world's largest community of readers and writers, with 30 million users. On April 8th, 2014 it announced a $46-million venture capital financing.
As CEO and Co-founder of Wattpad, Allen Lau leads the company's efforts to transform the reading and writing experience of millions of people around the world. Prior to Wattpad, Allen was the co-founder of FeedM8, a mobile advertising company that was acquired in 2008. In 2001, he co-founded Tira Wireless where he helped leading brands optimize content for mobile delivery.
Allen received his Bachelor and Master degrees from the University of Toronto’s Electrical Engineering program.