Day before yesterday, I came across a tweet from Superadrianme, the official Twitter account of the lifestyle site that Parminder Singh, MD of Display Solution Sales, APAC has joined Twitter. I went back and confirmed with Parminder and the reply came with a big yes today.
— Parminder Singh (@parrysingh) November 14, 2013
Besides yesterday he himself made the announcement on his Twitter account that he has joined Twitter as Managing Director – South East Asia, India, Middle East and North Africa.
Based out in Singapore, Parminder has been in the new role close to a month according to his LinkedIn profile. Before joining the 140 character social network which recently had a successful IPO, he has been the MD at Google for the APAC region running the display advertising business for a year. In his past, professionally he has also been associated with companies like – IBM (4 years), Apple (4 years), HCL (4 years) among others.
This is a major hire from Twitter in the region after it expanded its India base with the hiring of Pratiksha Rao and Aneesh S Madani. Pratiksha joins Twitter as an Associate Partnerships Manager and Aneesh, who has had a professional experience in sports and entertainment marketing joins as Twitter for Sports Partnerships.