A leading global conversational engagement platform, Gupshup, has announced the appointment of Krishna Tammana as Chief Technology Officer of the company.
According to the company, Krishna will lead technology strategy, engineering and integration, supporting Gupshup’s product-led growth and market expansion.
In a statement on Wednesday, the Co-founder and CEO, Gupshup, Beerud Sheth, said the new appointment was aimed at consolidating the company’s growth.
“Gupshup’s strong growth has been built on the foundation of heavy investment in product and engineering.
“As we gear up for the next phase of growth, I am excited to welcome Krishna, a seasoned tech veteran from Silicon Valley.
“He brings deep expertise in building high-scale products and extensive experience in managing high-performing tech teams,” the statement quoted Sheth as saying.
The statement added, “With over two decades of experience, Krishna brings rich expertise in IT infrastructure (cloud and on-prem environments), Data Architecture, Security and SaaS.
“Previously, Krishna was the CTO of Talend, a leading data integration and management company, where he led product management, engineering, and cloud operations.
“Prior to Talend, he led large global engineering teams in hyper-growth environments at Splunk, E*TRADE and Sybase.”
Commenting on his appointment, the new CTO said, “We are on the cusp of another fundamental shift in how the world leverages mobile technology.
“Gupshup is uniquely positioned to help many more brands reach and engage with a much broader customer base more effectively.
“I am happy to join Gupshup at an exciting time. I look forward to playing a key role in the company’s next growth phase,” Tammana said.
Gupshup is the leading conversational engagement platform, powering over 9 billion messages monthly. Gupshup enables better customer engagement through conversational messaging.
Tens of thousands of large and small businesses across industry verticals use Gupshup to build conversational experiences across marketing, sales and support.
Gupshup operates in India, Latin America, Eastern Europe, Southeast Asia, the Middle East and the United States.