In a recent development, Rakesh Hooda, Chief Technology Officer – PK Online Ventures Pvt Ltd, has decided to move on and pursue his entrepreneurial dreams. Hooda would now be pursuing his interest is reportedly working in mobile gaming domain.
Hooda is an ad – tech industry veteran. Hooda has been associated with PK Online for over six years. Hooda joined as technology head to setup technology department, Hooda grew to become the Chief Technology Officer and Location Head, owing to his technology and management skills and ROI-oriented strategies. Leading both, technology and strategic functions of PK Online, Hooda has been instrumental in the emergence of PK Online as one of the leading players in VAS, OTT, B2C Apps space. His understanding of consumer and serve with relevant content stands out and make a huge difference. Under his leadership, PK Online grew from start of B2C offering to 20mn+ users now on different products – Hello1, HelloTV, DON, EarnMafia etc.
Speaking about his plans, Hooda, speaking with Indiadigitalreview team says, “It was an incredible experience for me to be associated with PK Online and drive the company’s multiple functions and ensure growth and success. However, the time feels ripe for me to venture on a path of my own. I have been contemplating various ideas in the past and have finally decided to go ahead with development of mobile game.” Upon asking about the future plans and about the gaming platform, he said – details will be disclosed soon with beta launch of the gaming platform.
Previously, Hooda has worked with tech giants like IBM, Aricent, Comviva and HFCL R&D