Chief Innovation Officer


Oli Marlow-Thomas serves as the Chief Innovation Officer at Smartly, the leading AI-powered advertising technology company transforming ad experiences for brands and their consumers.

Previously the Founder and CEO of, a groundbreaking creative optimization platform, Oli led the company to become a leading Google Certified Creative Partner, culminating in its acquisition by Smartly in 2022. Under his leadership, experienced significant growth and success.

In his current role as Smartly's CIO, Oli identifies, harnesses, and brings to fruition new ideas, propelling the company forward by providing customers with the best in multi-platform strategy, coupled with game-changing creative tools. His industry knowledge is a key asset as Smartly integrates creative, media, and intelligence to deliver unparalleled results for marketers.

Recognized as "One To Watch" in the Campaign Tech Awards, Oli Marlow-Thomas is not just an experienced industry expert; he is a driving force behind Smartly's commitment to continuous innovation, ensuring the company remains at the forefront of the ever-evolving landscape of advertising technology.

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