Expanding its management group, social media big Facebook introduced a brand new advertising and marketing head in India. In preparation of an aggressive advertising and marketing agenda for its household of apps, Facebook has appointed Avinash Pant as advertising and marketing director. Pant will report on to Facebook India's Vice President and Managing Director Ajit Mohan. The firm stated in a press release that the function of promoting director is a brand new one in Facebook India. They may have the duty to hold on the corporate's shopper advertising and marketing efforts for the household of apps, together with Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp.
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"Consumer marketing is a new strategic area for Facebook, where we will increase our investment to communicate directly with consumers," stated Facebook India Vice President Ajit Mohan.
Avinash Pant is an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. He has 22 years of expertise working with main shopper manufacturers similar to Nike, Coca-Cola, The Walt Disney and most just lately Red Bull. Facebook has introduced a brand new management construction in India, bringing the corporate's features below Ajit Mohan. Mohan studies on to the headquarters in Menlo Park.
In the final one 12 months the corporate has launched a number of initiatives targeted on India, with a selected concentrate on selling entrepreneurship and eliminating gender inequality on the Internet. The 'Boost with Facebook' and 'VC Brand Incubator Program' goals to speed up SMB progress. In the 12 months 2019, Facebook additionally made its first modest funding in Misho, a socio-commerce enterprise that empowers first-time entrepreneurs, particularly ladies from small cities. The firm had additionally introduced a partnership with the Government of India Common Service Center (CSC) to offer instruments and coaching to greater than 25 thousand ladies from three thousand villages of the nation.