Cricket technology company CricHQ has expanded its executive team in India with the appointment of Karthik Ramanujam as Director of Digital Sales and Marketing for the India market. In this role, he will support global sales and user acquisition for CricHQ’s online and mobile platforms.
Ramanujam brings with him over 16 years of experience in ad sales, content and digital marketing, with earlier stints at NDTV Media, Sony Entertainment Television, Ten Sports, Vdopia and Qyuki Digital Media.
Commenting on Ramanujam’s appointment, Simon Baker, CEO, CricHQ said, “We are very bullish about the Indian market opportunity and are building a strong team here to take full advantage of the this opportunity. Karthik’s appointment is a significant boost for CricHQ’s India operations and it also sets the stage for more senior level hires in the near future.”
CricHQ also plans to hire 15 people for its corporate office in Bangalore in the next few months, which are in addition to over 70 people currently employed in India. CricHQ currently has presence in Chennai and Kochi. The Chennai office employs 50 people engaged in product development and data capture and analysis; whereas the Kochi office focuses on CricHQ’s global operations. The company aims to expand its India head count to over 400 people in the next three years.