Mumbai-based gaming and sports media platform Nazara Technologies has appointed Anupriya Sinha Das as its new head of corporate development. Her role encompasses investor relations, fund raising as well as working on various strategic initiatives for the company.
Das has over a decade of experience across private equity, investment banking and consumer tech business. Prior to joining Nazara Technologies, she led Corporate Strategy team at Pocket Aces, a digital media entertainment company, where she was driving M&A and fund-raising initiatives.
Prior to this, Das spent around seven years in private equity across General Atlantic and Everstone Capital, where she has managed over $300 million across consumer and technology sectors among others.
“We have a lot of ongoing and upcoming projects and look forward to her valuable contributions towards them,” Nitish Mittersain, founder and joint managing director of Nazara Technologies, said, commenting on the appointment.
Das, who has completed her Engineering in Computer Science from Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology, Allahabad, and MBA in Finance from XLRI, Jamshedpur, said that Nazara has established itself as a leader in the Indian gaming landscape.
“The company has demonstrated phenomenal growth over the years and has been a pioneer in identifying growth opportunities early on,” she added.
The mobile entertainment company also has offices in Dubai, Africa and Singapore. It has an employee strength of 250 spread across regions and over 100 million monthly active users.