LONDON, UK, 19th December 2012 — InMobi, the leader in mobile-first technology platforms, and the largest independent mobile advertising network, today announced that Rob Jonas, VP & MD EMEA and Global Business Operations is leaving the company to pursue other opportunities. Abhay Singhal, VP Global Sales and co-founder to be based out of London, is taking over the role of MD EMEA effective immediately.
Naveen Tewari, CEO and co-founder at InMobi comments: “Rob has executed with extraordinary focus, passion and dedication; leading InMobi EMEA from a startup of which few had heard of at the time, to be a major leader in mobile advertising across the entire region. Under his leadership, the EMEA region has doubled its revenue run rate year-on-year and won several key awards, including the recent Best Mobile Ad Network accolade by Mobile Entertainment. We wish Rob well in his new ventures, and are grateful that he believed in our vision and passion to build a global company. We are excited about the opportunity for InMobi in EMEA, and look forward to even more success in 2013.”
Rob Jonas, VP & MD EMEA and Global Business Operations comments: “The last three years have seen InMobi grow to become a mobile advertising leader in EMEA, through the dedication and commitment of one of the best digital teams in the industry, in combination with the vision of the company’s Founders and the technology platform on which the business is built. With strong regional general managers in place; the business is as strong as it has ever been and I am leaving confident that it is poised for the next stage of growth. I’m grateful to the Founders for their backing and helping me grow InMobi to a multi-million dollar, profitable business – it’s been an amazing journey.”
InMobi is an innovative mobile technology company that enables the world’s leading brands, developers, and publishers to engage global consumers. InMobi builds mobile-first technology platforms that leverage advances in big-data, user behaviour, and cloud-based architectures to simplify advertising. Agencies and advertisers leverage InMobi platforms to create HTML5 rich media ads and engage 578M consumers across 165 countries. Developers and premium publishers use InMobi platforms to acquire and monetise their mobile apps and their mobile websites across the globe. With offices in multiple continents, InMobi provides global reach with local service and support across the globe. InMobi is venture-backed by investors including: SoftBank, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and Sherpalo Ventures.