Hari Krishnan @U2opia Mobile Board
By Sumir Singh
Mobile applications tech giant, U2opia Mobile’s Board of Directors now includes Mr Hari V. Krishnan, Managing Director, Asia Pacific and Japan at LinkedIn. Krishnan, an INSEAD alumnus was LinkedIn's first hire in APAC, comes with a strong record of many years of leading market entry and growth for online companies in Asia. U2opia Mobile has more than 20 million users globally.
In his position on U2opia Mobile's board, Krishnan's insight and guidance in building a robust, agile and competitive enterprise sales organization will be key as U2opia Mobile expands its enterprise business. Also, his experience with online consumer businesses in Asia will be valuable as the company introduces its direct to consumer offerings.
"There is a large under-served mass of users in the emerging markets which gets addressed with U2opia Mobile's Fonetwish platform. Hari's active guidance and leadership will help us create solutions which are robust and scalable. This will help us expand our enterprise business and serve our customers better," said Sumesh Menon (pictured above), co-founder and CEO of U2opia Mobile.
U2opia Mobile has offices in India, Singapore, Dubai and the US. U2opia Mobile is backed by Matrix Partners since 2011, who provide strategic market reach as well as strong financial support.