, today announced the appointment of as the new country manager for India. Nishant’s appointment at LinkedIn India comes following the promotion of former country manager, into a larger role as the Managing Director of Asia- Pacific and Japan.
Nishant has over 10 years of industry experience with a healthy mix of sales, strategy management and entrepreneurship. He has held leadership positions with companies like McKinsey and ARIBA Inc. and was also one of the founding members of Epicentre Technologies – one amongst India’s first call centers.
Nishant holds an MBA in Strategy, Entrepreneurship, Marketing and International Business from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and also a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Texas, Austin.