“Nurturing a thriving culture, building teams and an organisation that is best positioned to solve real-life problems and exceed customer expectations – that’s what excites me at PropertyGuru. ”
Hari is a seasoned general manager and board director, with nearly two decades of industry leadership in technology and consumer internet organisations across Asia Pacific and the United States. He has spent the last dozen years helping offline industries in Asia ‘go digital’, and is passionate about driving the positive impact of technology on society.
As the Chief Executive Officer and Board Director at PropertyGuru Group, Hari manages a team of 1,000 employees of the Group across Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia and Vietnam. He has been a Singapore Government advisor on Real estate industry transformation (2017-Present) and Skills development (2012-15).
Prior to PropertyGuru, Hari was the Vice President & Managing Director, APAC & Japan at LinkedIn, having joined the company as the first hire in the Asia Pacific region. He has also worked in leadership positions in companies such as Fox Interactive Media, Yahoo! and Cisco, as well as start-ups like Travelguru.
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, DataStreamX and HackerTrail.
Hari has an MBA from INSEAD and an M.S. in Telecommunications from the University of Colorado.