Indian microblogging and nultilingual social media platform Koo has announced to onboard Sunil Kamath as chief business officer. According to the company, Kamath will lead growth strategies, marketing, business partnerships, monetisation and expansion at the platform.
“Kamath brings in a wealth of experience to Koo, having spent over two decades across various verticals of business development at high-growth companies,” Koo said.
Prior to Koo, Kamath has worked in leadership capacities with ShareChat, Opera, OnMobile and Obopay and was recently the regional vice president, Asia-Pacific at Play Magnus.
Kamath has been instrumental in building sustainable businesses and has domain expertise in consumer internet startups as an investor and advisor to several start-ups.
“We are pleased to welcome Kamath as our chief business officer. Having taken businesses from India to global markets, Kamath has the right experience and proven expertise in scaling and consolidating platforms,” Aprameya Radhakrishna, co-founder and chief executive officer, Koo, said.
“With our aligned vision, we will continue to grow Koo as a multilingual platform from India to the world,” Radhakrishna added.
While speaking on his appointment Kamath said, “I am excited to be a part of the leadership at Koo, at this phase of hyper growth as more users join to express themselves in a native language, create hyperlocal content and discover language communities.”
“I look forward to contributing in Koo's journey to become the multilingual platform of choice for language speakers from across the world,” he added.