Komli Media, Asia Pacific’s leading media technology platform, has expanded its leadership team with two new recruits. The company has hired Anjali Shrivastava as the VP & global head of Human Resources and Rajesh Ghonasgi as the chief financial officer. The hiring was done to strengthen Komli’s HR and Finance team to manage the company’s expansion in the region.
Talking about this, Prashant Mehta, CEO, Komli Media said, “Given the strong pace of growth and expansion our business is experiencing, we wanted to significantly strengthen two key disciplines: HR and Finance. Both Anjali and Rajesh have proven track records of successfully driving growth by exceeding business objectives at leading companies. Their leadership will help Komli gain further scale to capitalize on the large and growing market opportunity in digital advertising.”
Shrivastava will be responsible for planning and driving Komli Media’s people- and culture-related initiatives globally, including recruiting, talent development and training. Ghonasgi will oversee all of Komli Media’s financial operations including corporate governance and mergers and acquisitions. He will also lead and expand the company’s engagement with the investor community.
Shrivastava has over eighteen years’ experience in HR and talent strategy, business planning, training and development. Shrivastava was the former country talent head at Ogilvy & Mather, where she successfully aligned talent and HR strategy with the core business objectives. “I am excited to work at Komli. The team is very passionate about its mission and is working to revolutionize digital advertising. This ‘can-do’ culture permeates from the top and is echoed throughout the organization,” said Shrivastava.
Ghonasgi joins Komli with over two decades of strong financial leadership experience with leading technology companies. Most recently, as CFO of Persistent Systems, he led the company through a successful IPO. Before that, he served as CFO of Hexaware Technologies. In 2011 and 2012, he was conferred “CFO100 Roll of Honor” by CFO India magazine. “Komli Media is at the forefront of bringing leading solutions to the digital marketplace. I am delighted to work with the talented team here and look forward to developing strategies that will support our rapidly growing business operations,” Ghonasgi added.
Both, Ghonasgi and Shrivastava join the Komli Media team at a when the company is continuing ti strengthen its leadership position. Komli Media has grown over 100% CAGR since its inception in 2006, and earlier this year the company announced the launch of ATOM, its proprietary Real-Time Bidding performance ad platform, Komli Labs and Komli Play, its video platform. These revolutionary products and services will provide marketers and publishers with cutting-edge technologies that will enable them to achieve their digital advertising goals.