About us - Agora.io


a leader in internet-based global
real-time communications

We believe that communication is ubiquitous and more and more so in the mobile era.

The Agora.io platform is cloud based, HIPAA compliant, WebRTC compatible, and features voice call, video chat, group calling, video chat, group video chat, interactive broadcasting, and other communications capabilities. Agora.io provides the building blocks developers need to add real-time voice and video communications through a simple, powerful SDK.

Privately held and founded in 2014, Agora.io is a Communications as a Service (CaaS) provider delivering video and voice communications across devices and networks globally with an ensured quality-of-experience.

Agora.io enables software applications to support as many as 20,000 users in a single conference call, and provides HD real-time video and voice communication services to organizations across industries, including: telemedicine, education, financial services, customer service, social media applications, and mobile gaming.

At Agora, we handle the challenging pieces of providing quality end to end user experience (QoE) globally for real-time communication, so our customers can focus on expanding their business.

Agora.io was established by Tony Zhao and Agora.io core team members come from leading technology companies in related fields such as YY, Intel, DTS and more. Agora.io is backed by leading VC firms SIG, Morningside, GGV, ShunWei, and IDG.

Leadership Team

Tony Zhao CEO & founder
Tony started Agora.io in January 2014, he was CTO and board director at YY.com, which is a more than $3 billion NASDAQ-quoted company. Before YY, Tony was the founding engineer and first VoIP & video communications engineer at WebEx, acquired by Cisco in 2007 at $3.2 billion.
Ed Brakus Global Head of Product
Ed's 30 year career in communications technology started in HW & SW engineering transitioning to product
management. Ed has worked in the conferencing space for 15 years, at Polycom and Vidyo prior to Agora.io. Ed holds multiple patents in telecommunication area.
Todd Anderson VP of Sales and BD
Todd Anderson has held senior business development roles at Tymphany as well as TokBox, a real-time video
communications provider, where he grew the company’s presence in education, telemedicine, financial services and more.


2804 Mission College Blvd, Suite 201 Santa Clara, CA 95054, USA


Sales Contact: Sales-us@agora.io

Phone:+1 (650) 667-5898

Media Contact:press@agora.io

Github: https://github.com/AgoraLab/