Aug 30, 2019
Elias Torres is the founder and CTO of Drift, the world’s
leading conversational marketing and sales platform. Prior to
Drift, he served as the VP of Engineering at HubSpot, growing their
revenue to $100 million after the acquisition of his previous
company Performable in 2011. Prior to Performable, Elias served as
VP of Engineering at Lookery and spent the first 10 years of his
career as an engineer at IBM.
In addition to starting, advising and helping early stage
companies, Elias is passionate about building winning teams. He is
also a community activist focused on supporting LatinX
entrepreneurs across the US.
He has been featured in Forbes, Entrepreneur and