Firework has announced the appointment of Sunil Nair as its CEO and MD for India.
The social mobile video app has entered India and is part of Loop Now Technologies, an incubator start-up that focuses on consumer mobile applications.
Nair was previously COO at Alt Balaji.
Vincent Yang, founder and CEO Firework and Loop Now Technologies, said, “Sunil comes with a wealth of experience in video content platforms as well as a valuable client focused approach. His advisory and direction will be a positive force behind creating a niche for Firework in India and strengthening our presence in this market. India is a fast-growing market and we are excited to be a part of this revolution partnered with Sunil. As an avid story teller, we look forward to bringing his passion and combining his vision in Firework as we share with India meaningful stories in 30 seconds. We welcome him and look forward to seeing him drive our India mandate.”
Nair said, “It has been an exciting journey combining entrepreneurship and shaping large organisations with evolving ideas for tomorrow. Having closely worked with several areas of video content, I now look forward to changing the dynamics ofshort video content in India with Firework. Technology and storytelling have created a new era and we look forward to riding this wave while setting new benchmarks. My vision for Firework in India is to become more relevant and give our users every opportunity to stay meaningful and seamlessly experience a new view from their lens.”
Nair has also worked with OneChannel Media, Reliance Industries and Star India.