Andy (Rong Fong) Tian

Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Asia Innovations Group Limited

Andy is the CEO and co-founder of Asia Innovations Group (AIG), a leading global mobile social entertainment group. AIG aims to bring China’s rapidly evolving product innovations to the global market. AIG’s portfolio include leading products in live streaming, social, and games. Its live streaming platform Uplive is now the largest independent live video streaming platform outside China since launching in Jun 2016, with over 100mln users, 1 million monthly broadcasters, operating across 50 countries. Uplive is also the first social platform to feature advanced AR features, real time bi-directional translations across 25+ languages, and social games directly integrated with live streaming. AIG’s other products include fast growing dating app Lamour and China’s #1 fans social app SupreFans. AIG operates 14 global offices, from Casablanca to LA. Before co-founding Asia Innovations, Andy was the General Manager of Zynga China, where he led Zynga’s expansion in China and built many global top 10 games. He previously cofounded one of world’s earliest social app companies in 2008, which was sold to Zynga in 2010 to become Zynga China. Before that, he was an early member in Google China and built its mobile business from ground up, including introducing Android to China in 2006. Andy also had stints in BCG, consulting for top Chinese mobile carrier and banks on their strategy. Andy began his career in Silicon Valley with a startup. Asia Innovations is the 3rd startup he has co-founded. Andy graduated from MIT with bachelors and masters degree in Computer Science. Andy was born in Sichuan and moved to New York at age of 10.