Media technology platform Komli Media has announced the appointment of Rakesh Malani as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) as part of the company’s strategic objective to achieve rapid growth. In this role, Rakesh will be responsible for all of Komli Media’s financial operations including corporate governance, legal affairs and mergers and acquisitions. Additionally, he will lead and expand the Company’s engagement with the investor community.
Speaking on this development, Prashant Mehta, Chief Executive Officer of Komli Media said,”Bringing Rakesh onboard demonstrates Komli Media’s focus on building and scaling a leading people organization to capitalize on the tremendous opportunity in the marketplace. We have grown our operations by more than 150% CAGR over the last three years and expect to see significant future expansion. With Rakesh’s successful track record of driving growth by exceeding business objectives at leading companies, I am confident the company will be able to leverage his experience.”
Rakesh brings to Komli Media over two decades of strong financial leadership experience with technology companies, including nine years with Kanbay. At Kanbay, he was involved in positioning the company for a successful NASDAQ listing, managing several acquisitions and in eventually selling the company for $1.25 billion to Capgemini. At Capgemini, Rakesh was the CFO for the APAC region and for the Financial Services global business unit where he was the key architect in driving the business multifold to over a billion dollars. Prior to CapGemini and Kanbay, Rakesh held roles at AT&T, Oracle and Reliance Industries and co-founded two start-ups.