Phil Libin


Phil Libin is an entrepreneur and business executive. He is the co-founder and former CEO of Evernote. Phil Libin co-founded Evernote in 2008 and served as its CEO until 2015. Evernote is a popular note-taking and organizational app that allows users to create and store notes, photos, audio recordings, and other forms of content in a centralized location. The app is available on multiple platforms, including iOS, Android, Windows, and Mac, and has millions of users worldwide.

Under Libin's leadership, Evernote snowballed and received several funding rounds from venture capitalists. Evernote also expanded its product offerings, adding collaborative note-taking and document scanning features.

Libin was known for his focus on user experience and product design and for his ambitious vision of Evernote as a platform that could help people remember everything they want. He stepped down as CEO in 2015 but remained involved with the company as a board member.

Before Evernote, Libin co-founded and served as CEO of Engine 5, a software development company. After leaving Evernote in 2015, Libin co-founded All Turtles, a startup studio and AI-focused venture fund. He also serves as a board of directors member for several companies, including Lola Travel and PagerDuty.