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HootSuite appoints Ajai Sehgal Chief Technology Officer

Zafar Anjum | April 16, 2014
Former Groupon and Expedia executive to lead HootSuite's technology and product teams

HootSuite has appointed Ajai Sehgal as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of the company, announced the social relationship platform provider on 14 April.

The company said in a statement that Sehgal brings over 18 years of product and technology experience to HootSuite.

Sehgal joined the social media services company from Groupon where he was most recently vice president of product and technology. Sehgal played a crucial role in the development of Groupon Travel, the travel arm of the group-buying website pioneer 

Prior to Groupon, Sehgal spent over a decade in senior leadership and software engineering roles at leading online travel website Expedia.

HootSuite has over 8 million users including 744 of the Fortune 1000 organizations

"I can't think of a more exciting time to join the team at HootSuite," said Sehgal. "The innovation and collaboration that drives this company is the type of culture I thrive in. HootSuite's engineers are some of the best and brightest; we're going to do awesome things."

 

 

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