Facebook on Monday announced the appointment of Pulkit Trivedi, who had led Google’s e-commerce team until recently, as Industry Director for e-commerce, retail, travel and financial services verticals, where he will lead in building and maintaining strategic relationships with clients in the country. Also Read - Google Play Store announces blanket ban on Sugar Daddy apps over sexual contentAlso Read - Happy Friendship Day 2021: How to send Friendship Day wishes Stickers on WhatsApp
Trivedi comes to Facebook with over 18 years of industry experience and most recently, he held the position of Head of Industry, e-commerce at Google India and was with the company since April 2012. He was responsible for driving a large business for Google India.
“We are thrilled to have Pulkit join the talented Facebook team to help grow our advertising business. Pulkit is a well proven business professional who along with our teams will strengthen our ability to deliver personalized marketing at scale to clients in India,” said Umang Bedi, Managing Director, Facebook India. ALSO READ: From terrible translation to erratum search results, here are 5 times when Facebook and Google search goofed up