Social networking site twitter has hired Taranjeet Singh to head it’s business operations in India.
“Singh will be based out of Gurgaon and responsible for increasing commercial opportunities for Twitter and work closely with brands and agencies to maximise the value of real-time marketing for live public conversations,” Statement released by Twitter
“India is a very important market for us – we’ve seen strong usage of our platform across the board last year and now it is a great time to increase our local sales presence by bringing in Taranjeet as our country business head,” said Parminder Singh, Twitter’s managing director for Southeast Asia, India and Middle East and North Africa.
He further added, “Taranjeet will lead our partnership with brands for maximising their creativity and deepening their customer engagement on our platform to take our sales business to the next level in India.”
Taranjeet comes to twitter with over 19 years of experience in the field of business development and his previous jobs were with BBC and Google.