Meta India head Ajit Mohan resigns, will join rival Snap
Ajit had joined Meta India, then Facebook, in 2019 as VP and MD. He had done considerable work to increase the user base of both Meta’s apps WhatsApp and Instagram.
- Meta India heads Ajit Mohan resigns.
- He will join Meta's rival Snap, as per reports.
- He earlier worked in Star India's streaming service Hotstar for four years.
New Delhi: Meta India head Ajit Mohan has given his resignation from the company. According to the report, he is joining rival company Snap. At the company, Ajit will serve as the President of the APAC business.
Ajit had joined Meta India, then Facebook, in 2019 as VP and MD. He had done considerable work to increase the user base of both Meta’s apps WhatsApp and Instagram. Earlier, he served as the chief executive officer of Star India’s video streaming service Hotstar for four years.
“Ajit has decided to step down from his role at Meta to pursue another opportunity outside of the company. Over the last four years, he has played an important role in shaping and scaling our India operations so they can serve many millions of Indian businesses, partners and people. We remain deeply committed to India and have a strong leadership team in place to carry on all our work and partnerships. We are grateful for Ajit’s leadership and contribution and wish him the very best for the future,” Nicola Mendelsohn, Vice President, Global Business Group, Meta said in a statement.