Mumbai: ByteDance, a leading technology company operating a range of content platforms, today announced the appointment of Sameer Singh as Vice President, Monetisation (India). In his new role, Sameer will work closely with ByteDance’s partners and clients while leading the advertising, sales and marketing strategies across all of ByteDance’s products in India. Based in Gurugram, Sameer will be starting his role in August.
Commenting on his new role, Sameer said, “I am truly excited to join ByteDance, which is one of the fastest growing global technology companies spearheading innovation in the mobile space. In India, ByteDance has transformed the way people create and interact with their content, and I believe that my experience will contribute to ByteDance’s promising journey in this market. I am looking forward to working with my colleagues, our clients, and our partners at ByteDance to create new synergies in the industry.”
Prior to this, Sameer held the position of Chief Executive Officer leading the South Asia operations of GroupM. With varied experience spanning over two decades, he has worked in different regions including India, China, USA, UK and West Asia.
Welcoming Sameer to the team, Lidong Zhang, Senior Vice President, ByteDance said, “We are excited to welcome Sameer to the team. We are looking forward to working with him to bring ByteDance’s monetization efforts in India across our various platforms such as TikTok and Helo to even greater heights.”