Tara Kapur has joined the language learning app, Duolingo, as India Marketing Head, Duolingo English Test.
Before this, Kapur was Co-Lead, Series Marketing at Netflix India and was associated with the OTT platform for three years.
Kapur shared the development on LinkedIn, “It might be freezing cold in Pittsburgh, but that didn’t stop Duolingo from giving me the warmest welcome as I visited the headquarters for my first week at my new job. Education and learning have always been something that I’ve been passionate about, and I’m so excited to be leading the marketing efforts for Duolingo English Test in India, and working closely with Jeffrey Tousignant, Carrie Wang and the rest of the incredible team at Duo.”
She joined Netflix India in January 2020 as a Social Marketing Manager and then went on to become Films and Series Marketing Manager in April 2021. She was then elevated to the role of Co-Lead, Series Marketing in January 2022.
Prior to joining Netflix India, Kapur had served in various capacities at organisations like Vice Media, Supari Studios, Times Network and more. She was also the Founding Member and Content Head at Vitamin Stree.