Adda247 announced the appointment of Saurabh Goel as its Chief Digital Officer (CDO). The strategic hiring is aimed at accelerating the company’s digital transformation and amplifying its reach across multiple digital touchpoints, in line with its long-term vision to becoming a globally-leading ed tech platform.
Over the course of his career, Saurabh has worked with leading internet companies such as Times Internet, One97 Communications Ltd & Jabong. He has been at leadership roles with products like TimesJobs, Magicbricks, Gaana & Jabong.com.
In his role at Adda247, Saurabh will be responsible for the digital business at Adda247 platforms including customer acquisition, product adoption & revenue. He will also leverage his experience in strategy, analytics, and initiating organic/inorganic growth for companies to give a world class experience to the students of Adda247.
Speaking on the appointment, Anil Nagar, Founder & CEO, Adda247 said, “Having established ourselves as the clear frontrunner in India, we need to amplify our digital efforts to make a bigger impact in the global market.. Bringing Saurabh on board as our CDO will help us steer the Adda247 brand into the next phase of its growth. We are confident that, with Saurabh’s extensive domain experience, we will be able to further accelerate our growth trajectory and establish Adda247 amongst the leading players in the global online education domain.”
A veteran tech & product professional with over 18 years of industry experience, Saurabh has helped numerous companies move from ideation to market leadership. He holds extensive expertise in building, scaling, and improving consumer-facing products/software.
As Product head at Gaana.com, India’s leading music streaming app, he helped shape the product to be consumed at mass level (15mn+ installed base). He was Chief Product Officer at Jabong.com and also ran his own startup ProsperX.com in Fintech space.
Saurabh Goel added, “I am excited to join Adda247 and am looking forward to work with the talented team of professionals here. We have the best content and tremendous subject matter expertise inhouse. I am really looking forward to leading Adda247’s digital transformation and drive the company into the next phase of its growth.”