New Delhi, June 26, 2014: Leading cricket technology company CricHQ today announced the expansion of its executive team in India with the appointment of Karthik Ramanujam as Director of Digital Sales and Marketing for the India market. Mr. 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. In his current role, Mr. Ramanujam will support global sales and user acquisition for CricHQ’s online and mobile platforms.
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 said it 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.
Promoted by New Zealand cricketers Stephen Fleming and Brendon McCullum, CricHQ is a cricket technology industry pioneer with headquarters in Wellington, New Zealand and offices in India, USA, Australia, UK, South Africa and Sri Lanka. Since 2010, CricHQ has been creating cutting edge cricket products that aim to redefine how cricket is administered, shared, analyzed and followed. For more information please visit www.crichq.com