The native advertising and discovery platform Outbrain has announced that Veena Shobhani has joined the company as Director for Operations and Partnerships.
Prior to joining the leadership team of Outbrain in India, Shobhani held the position of Head of Business Development at Intellect Ads where she was responsible for on-boarding new clients, agencies and publishers, identifying the winning strategies and scaling insights throughout the organisation.
“At Outbrain, our effort is to try and give our best to clients in terms of their success metrics. We are thrilled to have Veena on board as our Director of Operations and Partnerships. She brings deep expertise in client servicing and would be closely working with our partners to bring a new approach to relationship development and to furbish the operational excellence,” said Sandeep Balani, Head of India at Outbrain. “She has worked in proven leadership roles before and is the most strategic hire for the company at the right time to develop the existing opportunities in order to respond better to the business needs.”
Shobhani said, “The opportunity ahead for the business is vast and to seize it, we must move at a faster pace and continue to transform. The biggest part of my work is to accelerate the abilities to bring innovation to the existing operations and deliver improved performances of the business with our partners. I look forward to working with the team to further develop their extensive business operations.”
Shobhani brings to Outbrain 12 years of experience within the digital media industry. Beyond serving in leadership roles, Shobhani brings unique perspectives in the business environment, having a true multi-cultural career journey.