August 19, 2017 5:07 AM ET

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Company Overview of HackerRank

Company Overview

HackerRank operates a coding platform that connects programmers through challenges and contests. Its site enables hackers to solve programming problems in different CS domains, including algorithms, machine learning and artificial intelligence, and excel in various programming paradigms, such as functional programming. The company was formerly known as Interviewstreet, Inc. The company was founded in 2009 and is based in Palo Alto, California.

127 Lytton Avenue

Palo Alto, CA 94031

United States

Founded in 2009

Phone:

415-900-4023

Key Executives for HackerRank

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HackerRank Key Developments

HackerRank Appoints Nicolas Draca as Chief Marketing Officer

HackerRank announced the appointment of Nicolas Draca as the company's first chief marketing officer. Draca will lead the company's marketing strategy and growth to further establish the company as the leading technical assessment platform. Draca is a proven marketing and demand generation executive with over twenty years of experience scaling some of the recognizable and beloved brands, including Twilio, LinkedIn and Infoblox.

HackerRank Announces Executive Appointments

HackerRank has made a slew of senior hires from companies such as Target, Twilio, Yahoo and Flipkart. The latest to join the Palo Alto-based startup is Abhijit Tamhane, who was previously with global retailer Target and Salesforce.com, as vice-president of product. The company has also hired Nicolas D from Twilio as its chief marketing officer and Jyoti Nair from Flipkart as its vice-president of business operations. The recent hiring will allow the company to strengthen its product offering and expand in new markets.

Jeetu Patel Joins HackerRank's Board of Directors

HackerRank announced that Jeetu Patel, SVP of Platform and Chief Strategy Officer at cloud content management service Box, has joined its board of directors. Patel brings decades of expertise accelerating fast-growing, billion-dollar enterprise software companies in highly competitive markets. His experience scaling Box from a nascent platform to the thriving public company it will now add significant value as HackerRank embarks on its next stage of growth.

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