Sameer Patel, Former SVP of SAP is the new CEO of Kahuna. He will play key role in leading next phase of Cross-Channel Marketing Innovation. He was elected via unanimous board vote.
As reported to a publication, Sameer Patel said, that he is extremely grateful for the opportunity to lead team Kahuna. Also, he is inspired by the team as they are enabling customers to meet new demands by using advancements in mobile and data technologies. He also adds that in the past five years, consumer expectations of how they want to engage with a brand have become extremely sophisticated. The company in the next stage will focus on accelerating product and execution of velocity that customers expect from us.
Kahuna was named Best Places to Work 2015 in San Francisco Business times. Founded in 2012, Kahuna is leading in communication automation and it works towards developing engagement between brands and customers through web, email, mobile, social channels etc. Their aim is to create delightful experience for each and every customer. It is trusted by Yelp, Yahoo!, GoPro, Dollar Shave Club and other leading brands.
Sameer Patel in his former role led the team that was responsible for converting SAPs into a top provider of Collaboration and Customer Engagement solutions. Prior to this, Patel had 15 years of experience in leading enterprise technology teams in management consulting, services and the systems integrator business.