Bangalore, May 21, 2014: Simplilearn.com, a Global Leader in Professional Certification and Online Training announced the appointment of Gagan Singla as the company’s new Chief Marketing Officer. In his role, Gagan will be heading the marketing team with SEM, SEO, Affiliate and Brand responsibilities.
Speaking on his appointment, Gagan Singla said, “Education in the online sphere has witnessed a huge transformation and continues to show enormous business potential. Simplilearn.com has carved a niche for itself in the professional certification industry in India and abroad, delivering value to customers. I look forward to bringing a scientific and data driven approach to marketing and scaling the business globally to make it the most preferred global destination for learning needs of professionals.”
Founder and CEO of Simplilearn Krishna Kumar said, “We are happy to have Gagan Singla on board as the CMO. He comes with 12 years of diverse experience helping organizations realize the full potential of their information assets and data through analytics. We continue to expand rapidly into new markets and his global experience gives him the ability and expertise to take our business to the next level.”
Prior to joining Simplilearn, Gagan worked with Quikr as VP-Digital Marketing and was responsible for all paid digital marketing for Quikr, including search, display, networks, affiliates and social initiatives. Prior to his stint with Quikr, Gagan served as a Manager- Analytics Advisory with PWC and Deloitte for more than 5 years.
Gagan is a graduate of Computer Science from IIT Delhi with an MBA from IIM, Lucknow.