Singh was Managing Director, Southeast Asia/India/MENA, Twitter, for the last three years
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | November 3, 2016
Close on the heels of Rishi Jaitly exiting Twitter, this week saw another big exit at the microblogging platform. Parminder Singh, Managing Director, Southeast Asia/India/MENA, Twitter, has stepped down after a three-year stint. Singh announced his move in a series of tweets that also included succession plans.
An update. After leading Twitter in Asia's most exciting markets (India/SEA/MENA) for 3 yrs, time to move on to new passions #BeenAPrivilegeâ€” Parminder Singh (@parrysingh) November 3, 2016
With Singhâ€™s departure, Twitter has split the INSEA and MENA regions. While MENA has been aligned to EMEA managed by Benjamin Ampen, INSEA has been aligned to APAC region managed by Maya Hari. Â Hari has been elevated to the Managing Director role for SE Asia & India. She had joined Twitter in 2014 as Senior Director, Product Strategy & Sales - APAE (APAC + LATAM + MENA). Prior to joining Twitter, Hari had stints with Samsung as Director Content & Services, Conde Nast as Director, Digital (Internet & Mobile), Microsoft, Google, e.t.c. Â
INSEA will be managed by @maya_hari and MENA by @bampen. Both great professionals, have worked with me closely & well suited to drive growth â€” Parminder Singh (@parrysingh) November 3, 2016