Lauren Bates

Lauren Bates is a Product Manager with experience in mobile gaming, FinTech, and corporate governance.

At Koho, a mobile FinTech app, she led product development from an internal beta to being featured in the Apple App Store under “Apps We Love” in March 2017. Previously, Lauren managed several products for Fuse Powered, a mobile game publishing platform. From retention to segmented advertising, she designed tools for game developers to analyze and act with data. Lauren graduated from Queen’s University with a degree in Applied Mathematics and Engineering, with a strong focus on design. Watching Ideo’s ‘deep dive’  into redesigning the shopping cart sparked her interest in design thinking and spurred a passion for product development.