PeopleStrong Continues to Advance Global Expansion; Appoint a Head of Global Markets and Partnerships in Singapore
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This appointment is part of PeopleStrong’s 3X growth strategy to expand into global markets and will help them expand their reach and ability to serve APAC businesses.
SINGAPORE, June 10, 2021 / PRNewswire / – PeopleStrlong, asia leading company in corporate work and HR technologies, has appointed Sitesh Prasad as Vice President – Global Markets and Partnerships who will join their regional headquarters in Singapore. This appointment is part of PeopleStrong’s continued efforts to invest in growth and reach emerging markets. Over the past two years, Multiple PE-supported PeopleStrong made several key recruitments, the most recent included Philippa Young as senior advisor in Australia & New Zealand, and now Sitesh Prasad.
Commenting on the key meeting, Sandeep Chaudhary, CEO, PeopleStrong added: “After India, expansion into emerging markets is a key part of our growth strategy and we are encouraged by our success through South East Asia. The region is home to many growing economies and the digital transformation of HR is a priority agenda for local organizations. Using our agile and personalized technology, we have created many successful transformation stories across Thailand, Philippines & Singapore and are developing rapidly in other parts of the region. On this journey, Sitesh brings rich business experience to the table that will add rocket fuel to further our vision. “
Prior to joining PeopleStrong, Sitesh was a senior executive at Mastercard and brings with him core competencies in channel distribution, market expansion, product and strategy in the B2B and B2C segments.
By joining PeopleStrong,Sitesh Prasadcited, “The APAC market is employee intensive and this is where the opportunity for growth lies. Our partners are experts in human strategy and HR consulting who complement our technology. PeopleStrong today presents a great opportunity for any organization that intends to elevate its human capital potential and I am delighted to lead the network of partnerships that will allow us to impact millions of lives every day.
Kiran kumar, Head of Global Markets, PeopleStrong mentionned, “Our race for the next user base of 5 million employees would be primarily fueled by Partner Success & Growth. We have created a strong user base by converging our deep expertise in human resources and human resources with our strong Work Tech platform. As more companies across the region aim to transform their HR practices and embrace new era platforms, Sitesh will join us will present a business voice experienced in driving this transformation.
At PeopleStrong, Sitesh will help develop the partnership network for the HR Tech SaaS platform. This would involve revenue realization, strategy for GTM, expansion and establishment of PeopleStrong presence in the APAC region.
PeopleStrong is Asia Pacific leader in HR technologies based on SaaS. PeopleStrong’s mobile-focused SaaS suite includes robust solutions for human capital management, talent management, collaboration and payroll. The company now works with more than 350 large companies across Asia, with over a million users on the platform.
Their clients cover 14 industry segments and include Tata Group, Aditya Birla Group, Murugappa Group, AmaraRaja Group, Future Group, Minor International (Thailand), True Corporation (Thailand), Singlife (Singapore), Inspiro (Philippines) and many others through Asia. PeopleStrong is ranked in the top 3 (Asia Pacific) HCM platforms for companies with 1000+ employees on Gartner Peer Insights.