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upGrad Appoints Myleeta AgaWilliams as CEO – International to Drive Expansion of Global Edtech Business

Myleeta joins Office in August to accelerate brand’s international footprint and support expansion plans

SINGAPORE–(ANTARA/BUSINESS WIRE)- upgradeAsia’s largest advanced EdTech company, has announced the appointment of Milita Agha Williams As Chief Executive Officer – International, he will lead growth across the APAC, EMEA and US regions.

With over 20 years of experience in global and digital business, Myleeta is responsible for managing end-to-end international operations and creating region-specific product pipelines, thereby driving impactful revenue and profitability results. Promote.

upGrad is a comprehensive LifeLongLearning technology company that partners with over 300 universities worldwide to provide online higher education programs to college students and professionals aged 18-55. We boast an 85% program completion record through our highly engaging curriculum, backed by a guaranteed performance of over 80% career outcomes. The company recently completed a US$210 million investment round to drive further growth.

In her new role, Myleeta AgaWilliams will leverage her experience growing businesses through strategic interventions across broadcast and streaming media content and global distribution. She works with management teams based in multiple regions to align short- and long-term business objectives to accelerate profitability. Previously, she managed various product portfolios at Netflix, BBC Studios, Discovery, UTV, etc. and led marketing and sales teams in various regions.

commenting on her appointment, Mayank Kumar – Co-founder and MD of upGrad Said, “We are at a very high time of international expansion and need leaders who have seen these markets evolve and make sound business decisions. We have a strong entrepreneurial spirit and cultural intelligence that will strengthen our operations in the market.We are a leader in the higher education sector in India and have successfully penetrated across Southeast Asia, but we have strategically positioned ourselves to support growth. We felt it was the right time to actively engage in other regions that require more linear and non-linear movements.A large-scale operation across niche markets, including Asia, is a global leader within the lifelong learning segment. We will continue to accelerate our ambition to become

“It is a great opportunity to take advantage of the highly successful online learning portfolio that upGrad has pioneered to transform the lives and careers of learners around the world. I look to each market where I have a strong ambition to leverage my past experience and deep knowledge of digital consumption habits to achieve scale and apply nuanced and focused strategies. I am thrilled to join Ronnie, Mayank, Falgan and the leadership team at this exciting stage.” Conclusion Milita while talking about her new role on upGrad.

About upGrad: Launched in 2015, upGrad is a pioneer in the online education revolution, focused on helping a global workforce of over 1.3 billion achieve career success. This includes undergraduates, campus & job-linked programs, study abroad, junior colleges to executive programs, academic degrees, and more than 3 million people in over 100 countries. Masters and PhDs with a strong enterprise business with a learner base, over 300 university partners and a client base of 1000 companies worldwide.

upGrad’s global learning engine is based on four pillars: It is a human-driven, high-touch distribution service powered by (a) a massive repository of original and owned content and IP, (b) a unique best-in-class proprietary technology platform, and (c). Coaches and Mentors and (d) performance guarantee backed by 85% course completion record plus 80% career achievement.

Already dubbed Asia’s Advanced EdTech leader, we have offices in the UK, US, Middle East, India, Singapore, Vietnam, and many more countries.

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