Bangalore, India, September 1, 2014: Simplilearn.com, a Global Leader in Professional Certification and Online Training announced the appointment of Prashant Radhakrishnan as the company’s new Chief Sales Officer. With over 17 years of experience in sales and marketing across multiple verticals and industries, Prashant will be heading the sales team across the globe.
Prior to Simplilearn he has worked with leading companies like Dell, Infosys and also Fabmart.com. His last stint involved setting up his own startup in the healthcare ecommerce space.
Speaking on his appointment, Prashant Radhakrishnan said, “I’m very pleased to join Simplilearn at this point in time while the company is poised at the tipping point of rapid scalability & growth. My entire focus will be on building a data & process driven scalable sales organization, in order to meet the extraordinary opportunities that are in front of the company. It’s exciting times in the training & certification space, and I hope to be able to build the sales engine to ensure that Simplilearn scales to be a global leader in this space. ”
Founder and CEO of Simplilearn Krishna Kumar said, “We are happy to have Prashant join the Simplilearn team. His experience at successfully leading strategy and business across multiple industry verticals will play a crucial role in our efforts to achieve the next leap of growth.”
Prashant’s core strengths include being an exceptional communicator, combining a consultative sales and operational style with strong analytical skills with an affinity to “keeping things simple,” he has always been a creative problem solver.