Vikas Agnihotri who is the country director, sales are going to replace Raja Anandan in the interim for Google India. This April Anandan is going to join Sequoia Capital as an Adviser.
Revealing the statement Beaumont said,” We are thankful to Rajan for his great contribution to Google over the past eight years. His entrepreneurship and leadership qualities have helped the company to grow the internet ecosystem in India and Southeast Asia and we wish him best luck for the future.”
Anandan joined Google in 2011. Previously, he was the Managing Director of Microsoft India. If we look over his previous work history then he was Vice President of the Dell Company and started his career with McKinsey & Co. where he was having an authority of many leadership positions.
Giving a look over his academic records, then he holds a Master degree in Manufacturing System Engineering from Standford University in 1992 and a B.Sc in Mechanical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1991. Anandan took Twitter to say thanks to his team members and tweeted, ”8 amazing years. 850 million internet users across India and SEA. Many billions of revenue and the fastest growing region in the world. An incredible team that thinks big and executes superbly. Thank you @GoogleIndia #GoogleSEA. Loved every minute.”
Check out it here:
<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">8 amazing years. 850million internet users across India and SEA. Many billions of revenue and fastest growing region in the world. Incredible team that thinks big and executes superbly. Thank you <a href="https://twitter.com/GoogleIndia?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@GoogleIndia</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/GoogleSEA?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#GoogleSEA</a>. Loved every minute.</p>— Rajan Anandan (@RajanAnandan) <a href="https://twitter.com/RajanAnandan/status/1112988636029435904?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">April 2, 2019</a></blockquote> <script async src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>
There are many companies in which he has invested. Some of them include Instamojo, Capillary Technologies, TravelKhana, and EasyGov. Anandan’s present focus will be on developing surge programmes for startups in which he will be an investment advisor or mentors to the founder.