Chris Fortier

Chris Fortier

SpecialityVice President of Product, Rally

Chris is Rally’s Vice President of Product and leads a team of product managers, designers and analysts overseeing Rally’s capabilities, strategic direction and user experience. Chris drives both the creator and fan experience of Rally by directing numerous internal engineering teams and supporting the Rally developer ecosystem.

Before joining Rally, Chris worked on Music for Twitch, the leading live streaming service for creators. He oversaw the development of numerous creator-centric products for Twitch. His most recent project was leading Soundtrack by Twitch, a source of rights-cleared music for streamers that quickly delivered millions of hours of music to the service each week. Chris was the first product hire for the Music vertical and supported musicians on Twitch as they tripled their share of video consumed and quintupled their share of revenue.

Prior to Twitch, Chris spent several years in the games industry at Electronic Arts (Maxis) where he shipped the award winning The Sims Mobile as well as time with the startup TapZen (a successful exit to Kabam) and Zynga. Finally, Chris is a Chartered Financial Analyst who also comes with a robust background in finance, with years in private equity, mezzanine lending and portfolio management.

All session
by Chris Fortier