Industry Moves: Peter Magnusson, Kumar Apoorv

Industry Moves:

  • Snapchat has hired Google App Engine director Peter Magnusson as VP of Engineering. Link
  • Former Valuefirst CEO Kumar Apoorv has joined Way2SMS and 160by2 as its Group CEO. Apoorv had quit Valuefirst in September 2012. During his time at ValueFirst, the company had made several acquisitions which includes Way2SMS & 160by2 in May 2012. The deal however fell through after ValueFirst filed an FIR against Apoorv, alleging a fraud of Rs 7 crore in the Way2SMS acquisition. Link

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