"Over the past 12 months we've experienced tremendous growth, and Zak's addition to our team will enable us to continue creating innovative solutions that made Linktree the leading platform it is today. Our journey has only just begun."
Islam joins Linktree from Atlassian, where he was vice president and head of engineering for tech teams
He previously worked as a senior software development manager at AWS, as an architect at Varicent Software, as a consultant at Infor, and as a developer and analyst at Lafarge.
Islam holds a BSc in computer science from Ryerson University (Canada).
"It's an incredibly exciting time to join Linktree and I look forward to working closely with Alex, Anthony and the team, as the company continues to innovate, grow rapidly and change the game for creators with its link in bio solution and growing suite of tech tools," said Islam.
"I've always admired the work of Linktree from afar and look forward to working with a brand that has created its own category and with an impressive team made up of some of the best and brightest talent across the globe."