Sangar comes with an experience of 11 years and will be responsible for managing the P&L, driving business growth and managing client portfolio for the brand
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Mumbai | July 8, 2016
Seventynine, one of India’s premier in-app ad platforms, recently announced the appointment of Saurabh Sangar as Associate Director, Sales. The strategic move is in line with the organisation’s focus on video and brand business across regions. Sangar comes in with an experience of 11 years in the digital, direct-to-home and radio ad sales industry and has been instrumental in driving revenue growth in his previous stints.
In his new role, Sangar will be responsible for managing the P&L, driving business growth and managing client portfolio for brand and performance businesses at Seventynine. Sangar will report to Siddharth Kelkar, Business Head at Seventynine.
Welcoming Sangar on board, Siddharth Kelkar, Business Head, Seventynine, said, “Video and Brand business will be our focus across key markets and we could not have found a better person than Saurabh to lead our growth in these markets. We are delighted to welcome Saurabh to our team and are confident that his deep domain expertise will help add many more brands to Seventynine’s impressive portfolio.”
On his appointment, Sangar said, “I’m very excited with this opportunity and will work towards creating genuine value for our current and prospective clients in India. I believe Seventynine is well placed to strengthen its in-app advertising market leadership and I look forward to make a meaningful contribution towards making this happen. I am excited about the challenges that come along with this opportunity and certain that we will soon set a new trend in the market.”
Prior to joining Seventynine, Sangar was serving as the Regional Head of Sales at Vuclip Inc. Saurabh has also worked as a National Sales Head for New Media at Networkplay Media for six years. SVG Media acquired Networkplay Media in December 2014. Sangar has also been associated with brands such as HDFC Bank and Hit 95FM.