BIO

Nitin is a senior marketing professional with over 17 years of experience in building brands across diverse sectors - aviation, media, technology consulting and Internet. In his current role, Nitin leads overall marketing for Yahoo’s key growth markets in Asia Pacific (Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, Philippines & Indonesia). As a part of Yahoo’s regional leadership team, he is responsible for directing all brand, consumer, mobile and B2B marketing efforts across the region. Prior to joining Yahoo!, Nitin was Director of Marketing at Sapient (NASDAQ: SAPE), a global technology and interactive marketing consulting firm. As a member of Sapient’s marketing leadership team, he was primarily responsible for developing marketing strategy and programs to enhance brand leadership and drive revenues. He also managed the CRM and analytics functions globally. Before Sapient, Nitin was a Product Manager at Times Internet Limited (www.indiatimes.com), part of Times of India group where he played a key role in launching and growing the Indiatimes e-commerce business. During the height of the Internet boom in India, Nitin had a short stint with Indiainfo.com, a leading Indian portal as Business Manager for Alliances. He started his career at Sahara Group, as a member of the Chairman’s office, responsible for marketing and communications for group’s airline business. Nitin holds a Bachelors degree in Statistics & Economics and a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management.