Ramathreya Krishnamurthi, also known as Ram is the Business Head for TimesJobs and its allied brands TechGig, JobBuzz and StepAhead. In his current role Ram is responsible for revenues, profitability, customer value propositions and driving market leadership across TimesJobs and all its recruitment related products, services and associated brands.
This is Ram’s second stint with the Times Group, having previously been associated with developing business strategy for TBSL and heading MagicBricks.com till 2010. He left the group, bitten by the start-up bug and moved to Bangalore as Director at Minglebox, followed by a stint as President at CommonFloor, and finally Founder and Managing Director of PropGod.
Ram returns to Times bringing 16 years of valuable experience spanning start-ups to multi-billion dollar organizations in business leadership, strategy development and execution, corporate planning, innovation, people management and technology development.
Ram has also worked for leading companies in the IT, Financial Advisory, Renewables and Internet spaces such as Wipro, Aviva and Suzlon. He has deep expertise in strategy execution, high-impact organizational transformations, end-to-end project management, developing new initiatives, as well as building and mentoring large cross-functional teams.
Ram has a Bachelors in Computer Science from Birla Institute of Technology, Ranchi and holds a Masters in Business Administration from Queen’s University, Canada.