Bengaluru, India—January, 2019 — CropIn is pleased to announce the appointment of new CXOs to its leadership team. CropIn, which had raised Series B financing of $8 million in the last quarter of 2018 from Chiratae Ventures and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Strategic Investment Fund (London and Seattle), has hired Jitesh N. Shah as the Chief Revenue Officer (CRO), Rupesh Rao as the Chief Customer Officer (CCO) and Rupesh Goel as the Chief Product Officer (CPO).
“We are happy to have Jitesh Shah, Rupesh Shah, and Rupesh Goel as the new CXOs to our Leadership Team. We are on the brink of bringing about a paradigm shift in the agriculture ecosystem. The recent appointment of CXO level talent will strengthen our efforts to meet global demands by increasing agricultural efficiency.” – Krishna Kumar, Founder & CEO
“They have shown immense faith in our vision that technology is the key to solving the global concern of making agriculture sustainable. We are very happy to have them on board; these are very exciting times for us,” he added.
Jointly, the new CXO team will drive the company’s growth, working closely with customers around the globe to increase sales, and advance CropIn’s innovative technology platforms. With the combined capabilities and diverse expertise of the new CXOs, CropIn aims to be at the forefront of building upon its successful track record and expand its presence globally.