Christian Owens is the founder and CEO of Paddle. Prior to Paddle, Christian created his first software business from his bedroom at the age of 14 and founded Paddle when he turned 18. He has been named by Business Insider as one of the 100 coolest people in UK tech and listed by Forbes in their’ “30 under 30”. He was also selected as a Thiel Fellow by the Thiel Foundation, which supports those who learn by doing rather than by following conventional paths like college.
Paddle is the UK’s fastest growing software company. Paddle is on a mission to transform the way software (apps, desktop, cloud) is sold. Paddle’s ‘all-in-one’ platform replaces the legacy, fragmented approach software companies take to sell their products and eliminates the complex burden that comes with running a software business. Over 650 software companies and independent developers now use Paddle, which has grown over 3,000% over the last 3 years, counts over seventy employees and is continuing to scale internationally