Takashi Takeda, formerly a director at Google in Japan, has been appointed to lead the ad-verification company's entrance into the market.
Ad verification will begin in US in summer and roll out globally in following years.
Six months into her new job as global CEO of IAS, Lisa Utzschneider is rolling out new offerings swiftly in a bid to push the pace, but says she still sleeps well at night.
DoubleVerify and OpenSlate are the first two companies to be certified under the new capability.
Partnership addresses brand safety, fraud and viewability on the AdAsia Premium Marketplace and AdAsia Digital Platform for Publishers.
The Chinese are such heavy users of the mobile internet that a SDK is even more important in such an ad environment.
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