TalentSprint Expands its Leadership Team
Posted by: Clara Fernandes at 8/04/2016 12:59:00 am
Adds Senior Executives for Channel Development, Delivery Operations, and Finance
Mumbai, 4 August 2016: TalentSprint, India’s leading Youth Career Accelerator, has announced the appointment of three senior executives to augment its leadership team as it prepares for rapid growth. The new senior executives will contribute to the company’s vision of accelerating the careers of one million youth in sectors such as information technology, banking, and education.
The newly appointed leadership members include Praveen Kumar (Director, Partner Development), Rupesh Sinha (General Manager, Delivery Operations), and CA Shuba C Reddy (Director, Finance).
Speaking on the appointments, Dr Santanu Paul, MD & CEO, TalentSprint said, “I am delighted to welcomePraveen, Rupesh and Shuba to the team. They bring with them diverse experiences, skill sets, and critical knowledge that are key to our current growth plans. These appointments are in line with our strategy to continuously enhance and upgrade our leadership pipeline to take on new challenges.”
Praveen Kumar has seventeen years of rich experience in partner and channel development. With his prior experience with Usha International, TATA Tele Services, NIIT, Future Tree Learning, Everonn and MAGS Rural Education, he is expected to play a key role in building out a channel distribution strategy.
RupeshSinha has twenty years of experience in academic operations and has worked at IMS Learning and various educational start-ups. He will oversee delivery operations for the company’s growing network of contact and experience centers.
CA. Shuba C Reddy is a qualified chartered accountant with ten years of experience handling financial controls, audit, accounting and legal compliance functions. In her earlier assignments at Denty’s, Global Health City, and Trivitron, she was responsible for formulating and implementing financial and operational procedures and management information systems.
All three positions will be based out of the company’s headquarters in Hyderabad.
TalentSprint is India’s leading Youth Career Accelerator. Its digitally intelligent platform empowers every young person to pursue an exciting career of their choice. Funded by Nexus Venture Partners and the National Skill Development Corporation, TalentSprint aims to empower ONE MILLION young job seekers to pursue careers in Information Technology, Banking and Financial Services, and Education. The platform delivers technology-enabled experiential learning through a mix of cloud, contact, and colleges. It leverages digital and social media for youth outreach and forward integrates with a high quality employer network.
TalentSprint has enabled 100,000+ youth and 400+ employers since inception. It is the recipient of several national and international awards including the TV5 Business leader Award 2015, Excellence in Education Award 2015, World HRD Congress HR Tech Leader Award 2014, CIO Review Company of the Year Award 2014, Silicon India Industry Performer of the Year Award 2014, Deloitte Fast 500 APAC Award 2014, Deloitte Fast 50 India Award 2014, NSDC Best Performing Partner Award 2013, RED Herring Top 100 Asia 2012, FICCI LeapVault Skills Champion Roll of Honor 2012, NSDC Best Non-Corporate Partner 2012, NASSCOM Emerge 50 2011 and SKOCH Digital Inclusion 2011.
For more information please visit www.talentsprint.com