Truecaller on Wednesday introduced the appointment of Rishit Jhunjhunwala because the Managing Director for its India operations.
Jhunjhunwala, at present primarily based in Stockholm, will relocate to Bengaluru.
He might be accountable for main the corporate’s efforts to extend its footprint in India and speed up income development. Jhunjhunwala can even proceed together with his earlier position of Chief Product Officer and oversee operations in Delhi, Bengaluru, and Mumbai.
Jhunjhunwala had joined Truecaller in 2015 because the VP of Product. Truecaller stated that he led the platform’s evolution since then. In 2020, he was appointed as Chief Product Officer.
“We wished a pacesetter like Rishit who can join deeply with clients, workers and companions alike together with his 6 years of in depth expertise throughout the firm. That is vital as India is closest to the center of the corporate with over 60% of our customers from India. It is a pure match for Rishit who will lead the India enterprise to better heights together with his exemplary management and talent to herald innovation,” Alan Mamedi, CEO and Co-Founder, Truecaller stated in a be aware.
Jhunjhunwala’s appointment comes after Truecaller introduced 200 million lively customers within the nation. The corporate additionally revealed it had greater than 270 million lively customers globally. Evidently, India is among the largest markets for Truecaller.
The corporate earlier this month launched a brand new platform for serving to customers to share their location with trusted contacts and inform them about their whereabouts in case of an emergency. Known as Guardians, the app is alleged to have been designed with ladies’s security in thoughts. The applying is out there to all customers without cost, although.
In October final 12 months, Truecaller introduced options similar to Name Motive, SMS Translations, and SMS scheduling. The options set might be obtainable on each Android and iOS.