Vedantu appoints Arvind Singhal as COO
BENGALURU: Live online tutoring platform Vedantu has announced the appointment of Arvind Singhal as its chief operating officer, said a statement issued today.Based in Bengaluru, Singhal will report to Vamsi Krishna, CEO and co-founder, and will lead the company’s growth strategy and scale up the organisation while working very closely with sales, marketing, academics, operations, and customer experience teams.Singhal comes with over two decades of experience across multiple sectors and well-known brands such as Asian Paints, Marico, Nokia, Reliance Communications, McDonald’s, TaxiForSure, Ola, BlueStone and Blackbuck. In the last decade, he has been scaling and building businesses in the COO/CEO role. He brings a diverse mindset and collaborative approach, having worked in both traditional set ups as well as the startup ecosystem.“Arvind has a proven track record and is a leader with unparalleled understanding of business and people. By virtue of his strong contribution in the past, his appointment is in line with our growth strategy as we strive to become one of the world’s largest impact companies in education . I am confident that he will drive Vedantu to its next stage of exponential growth as we continue to enhance our platform with world-class educators and embrace innovative technology to cater to learners across the country,” said Vamsi Krishna, CEO and co-founder, Vedantu.Singhal holds a degree in aerospace engineering from IIT Mumbai and is an MBA from IIM Calcutta.