Twitter makes two senior appointments
According to media reports, Twitter has recently made two senior appointments. The organisation has appointed Akash Deep Batra, previously Head of Brand Communication, Corporate Brand & NHW at Nestle, to Business Head for West and South Regions. They have also appointed Rahul Pushkarna as Head of Content Partnerships - APAC, Twitter. Pushkarna announced his appointment on his Twitter handle.
Some personal news 🚨— Push (@rahul_pushkarna) November 12, 2018
Very excited to announce that, as of today, I have joined @Twitter as APAC Head of Content Partnerships, based in Singapore! Huge fan of the powerful work this team already does around the region, and can't wait to work closer with them. pic.twitter.com/ZFJVf9lGki
Batra moved on from Nestle recently after being with the company for almost seven years. Prior to joining Nestle, he was Consultant - Digital Consumer Innovations, Retail, CPG & Logistics Business Unit at Infosys. Batra holds Masters in Business Administration from the prestigious IIM Bengaluru and B.Tech in IT from Kurukshetra University.
Pushkarna had been associated with Sony Pictures Entertainment as Director - Sales development, Asia. Before that, he worked at 21st Century Fox as Head - Digital Distribution and Licensing, India and Southeast Asia. Pushkarna has worked with organisations such as Microsoft, NBC Universal Media and HSBC.