Proven General Manager with P&L responsibilities and global exposure in highly complex hierarchical and high pressured environments with focus on timely delivery of business objectives.
Successful track record of turning around businesses and taking start-ups from ground zero to multi million dollar businesses in a short period of time.
Serial Entrepreneur with two exits to Bertelsmann AG (NetworkPlay 2012) and SVG Media (PlatformPlay 2014) and a parked business with @VelfieApp.
Highly accomplished leader with phenomenal team building capabilities including attracting best talent and retaining the same across Engineering, Product, Sales, Business Development, Partnerships/Alliances, Marketing and Finance.
Action oriented strategist with a drive for Innovation in cross-functional environment with exposure in Digital Media, Advertising and Consumer Facing Internet businesses.
Multiple award winner, networker, key note speaker and angel investor in early stage internet businesses.
Ram is a successful digital media professional having been an entrepreneur thrice in his career spanning over 20 years. He has held dual responsibilities thrice in his career while he was MD & SVP at C1X Inc., CEO at IbiboAds at Ibibo Group & while he was an Entrepreneur during his third venture VelfieApp. During these periods between 2014 – 2018, two professional roles overlapped his career. One was during IBIBO and VelfieApp when he was Advisor and subsequently went on to hold the position of SVP & Head of Digital Marketing at Jio, Reliance’s next generation telecom green field roll out.
He has been instrumental in bringing Gold Standard Partners like LinkedIn, ad:tech, iMedia & TechCrunch into India through various JVs.
He is currently Chief Growth Officer at VideoTap, world’s first non-linear video player driving growth globally.
He has also worked with Yahoo, Tribal DDB, Madison, Monster, Microland and Indian Express across India, APAC & US.