Expanding its management crew, social media large Facebook introduced a brand new advertising head in India. In preparation for an aggressive advertising agenda for its household of apps, Facebook has appointed Avinash Pant as advertising director. Pant will report on to Facebook India Vice President and Managing Director Ajit Mohan. The firm stated in a press release that the position of selling director is a brand new one in Facebook India. They can have an obligation to pursue the corporate's client advertising 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 client manufacturers comparable to Nike, Coca-Cola, The Walt Disney and most lately Red Bull. Facebook has introduced a brand new management construction in India, bringing the corporate's operations beneath Ajit Mohan. Mohan reviews on to the headquarters in Menlo Park.
In the final one yr the corporate has launched a number of initiatives centered on India, with a specific 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 development. In the yr 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 Common Service Center (CSC) of the Government of India to supply instruments and coaching to greater than 25 thousand ladies from three thousand villages of the nation.