Earlier this year we witnessed a three-fold growth in our brand client portfolio. We are now a Red Herring Top 100 ASIA 2012 winner for our innovative one click app monetization technology, AppWrapper. We are also the proud winners of the prestigious MMA Smarties 2012 award for the Media Company of the Year!
Growth is definitely our middle name as we have been growing at an explosive rate across emerging markets. To keep growing at this blistering pace, we have added 3 more amazing folks to our team: Rohit Verma, Vice President – India and Middle East; Elliot Renton – GM, Publisher Alliances, South East Asia and Narayan Murthy Ivaturi, GM – Sales Strategy. These appointments form an integral part of our global strategy to become the number #1 mobile ad network across emerging markets.
With almost 4 decades of experience between them Rohit, Elliot and Narayan bring a wealth of intellectual know how and a strong network which will help Vserv grow ahead of the industry curve.
Rohit will be based in Mumbai and focus on strengthening the Telecom & Media Partnerships. Prior to Vserv, he has worked with Times Mobile Ltd, Airtel and ACL Wireless. He has led major deals such as Cricket World Cup – 2011, IPL & EPL rights. Before Times Mobile, Rohit headed the Mobile VAS vertical at Airtel, in the key circles of Delhi & Punjab.
Elliot will be based in our Singapore office and lead strategic alliances with premium publishers across Southeast Asia. Prior to Vserv, he worked for Nokia, managing brand partnerships across the APAC mobile app ecosystem and has also held senior roles with Getty Images and Thomson Reuters in Asia.
Narayan also Mumbai based, will don a strategic planning role and lead the rollout of brand solutions for advertisers across categories, as they progress on their Mobile Marketing journey. Having started his career with stints in traditional and digital advertising agencies, Narayan lead key roles at Yahoo and Tyroo Media. In his last role, he was with Times Internet, wherein he headed the company’s sales strategy for its portfolio of 13 portals.
Growth and hiring go hand in hand – and we continue to look for folks passionate about “All things mobile”. Hit us up if you have what it takes to deliver on our roles across South East Asia, Latin America, Europe, Middle East & Africa! You just might become our next announcement!