Hari is a seasoned general manager and board director, with nearly two decades of industry leadership in technology organisations across Asia Pacific and the United States. He has spent the last fifteen years helping industries in Asia digitize, and is passionate about driving the positive impact of technology on society.
Hari is the Chief Executive Officer and Board Director of PropertyGuru Group. He currently leads a team of over 1,200 employees across Singapore, Vietnam, Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia. As South East Asia’s largest property technology company, PropertyGuru has 60% consumer market share, 4X the nearest competitor. He currently serves on the Singapore Government’s Future Economy Council Modern Services Sub-committee and has advised the government on Real estate industry transformation and Skills development.
Prior to PropertyGuru, Hari was the Vice President & Managing Director, APAC & Japan at LinkedIn, having joined the company as the first hire in Asia. He has also worked in leadership positions in companies such as Fox Interactive Media, Yahoo! and Cisco, as well as start-ups like Travelguru.
Hari was recognised with the ‘Distinguished Alumni’ award from his college within the University of Mumbai and was on Business Today’s list of ‘India’s Hottest Young Executives’. He was the 2018 EMBA Commencement speaker at INSEAD, the 2015 MBA commencement ceremony keynote speaker at the SP Jain School of Global Management and is a regular speaker at industry events and at educational institutions like Singapore Management University and IIM-A.
He sits on the board for the Singapore chapter of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE), an organisation focused on fostering entrepreneurship, and is an advisor to innovative startups - BillionBricks, Quadrant.io and HackerTrail. Hari has an MBA from INSEAD and an M.S. in Telecommunications from the University of Colorado.