Shrirang Bapat Joins PubMatic as Vice President Engineering
Bapat to Focus on Scaling Process and Customer Service
NEW YORK -- December 13, 2012
PubMatic (www.pubmatic.com), the digital media platform company for
publishers, today announced that Shrirang Bapat had joined the company as VP
of Engineering. Bapat will be focused on scaling engineering processes for
rapid product development and enhancing customer service.
Prior to PubMatic, Shrirang had been the global head of R&D for OSS Division
and head of product operations for India for Amdocs. Under his leadership,
Shrirang’s Amdocs team grew multifold to be one of the top engineering teams
in the company. Shrirang was a member of the Amdocs Innovation Board and the
executive sponsor of the Innovation Program at Amdocs India and Amdocs Open
Innovation Program working with technical and business universities around the
Shrirang also worked for Tata Consultancy Services for many years in different
roles including as a founder and lead for their Mobile Computing and product
R&D services. He has over 20 years of experience in software product
development, professional services, general management, R&D operations,
presales and technology partnerships. His global experience includes work in
Israel, the UK, the US and India.
“We are pleased to have Shrirang join our engineering leadership team at
PubMatic,” says Co-Founder & CEO Rajeev Goel. “The company is in a dynamic
growth phase and his ability to scale engineering teams and process plus
experience with mobile and global operations will be invaluable.”
Bapat’s appointment comes during a period of dramatic growth in terms of
product development and international expansion for the business. The company
recently announced the launch of its newest data center in Singapore.
Additionally, in November, PubMatic was ranked the Fastest Growing Online
Advertising Company in US Internet Sector, 20th Fastest Overall in North
America, on Deloitte’s 2012 Technology Fast 500™.
Since 2006, PubMatic has been at the forefront of developing innovative
technology to help publishers automate the process of evaluating and selling
their advertising inventory. PubMatic (http://www.PubMatic.com) gives premium
publishers a real-time media selling platform for managing revenue and brand
strategy. PubMatic’s platform combines real-time bidding (RTB), the most
comprehensive brand protection tools, unified optimization and audience
insights as well as hands-on support to serve the world’s leading publishers.
PubMatic is privately held, backed by funding from August Capital, Draper
Fisher Jurvetson, Nexus Venture Partners, and Helion Ventures, and has offices
around the world in the U.S., Europe and Asia.
Caitlin Kelly, 646-257-2883
Dawn Bridges Communications
Dawn Bridges, 646-512-3372
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