Andrew First is the Co-Founder and CTO of Leanplum .  He is based in San Francisco .  First was selected to the Forbes 30 Under 30 list in 2017 for the Enterprise Technology category. 
First attended Duke University where he was a part of Phi Beta Kappa , Tau Beta Pi , Duke Smart Home, ACM, and IEEE. He graduated summa cum laude with a B.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering and Computer Science in 2010.
Early in his career, First was a Software Development Engineer Intern at Microsoft and Software Engineer at Google . In August 2012, First founded Leanplum which creates solutions for mobile marketing. The company's clients include Tinder and Lyft and raised $46 million from investors such as Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers , Shasta Ventures and Canaan Partners.