Sapna Nair to lead Eventbrite in India as MD

Hyderabad, August  2, 2022:  Global experience technology platform, Eventbrite,  has announced that Sapna Nair is to be the company’s  Managing Director and VP of Engineering in India.

Sapna will lead the team of product, design and engineering talent in India to help deliver on Eventbrite's ambitious technical vision and high-growth business strategy.

Sapna Nair is Eventbrite's first leadership hire in India and joins the company with more than 25 years of experience in scaling teams and building high-performing engineering organizations from the ground up. She previously chaired the Intuit Women's Network and was a speaker at the Grace Hopper Conference in India, which connects thousands of women in technology globally. Most recently, Sapna served as a Senior Director of Software Engineering and Site Leader at Groupon.

"I am thrilled to welcome Sapna to the Eventbrite team. Her customer-centric and innovative approach, deep understanding of technology platforms and track record of building global engineering organizations will be invaluable as we accelerate our recruiting efforts, continue to scale Eventbrite globally, and build more best-in-class products to empower our creators and delight consumers," said Vivek Sagi, Chief Technology Officer at Eventbrite.

"Eventbrite has built a phenomenal ecosystem that powers event creators all over the world to cultivate connection, build community, and scale their businesses. I look forward to leading Eventbrite's expansion, accelerating growth, product innovation and customer success in India by leveraging the world class engineering talent available in India," said Sapna Nair. "I am excited to join the team and drive impact for our global customers by providing them with the best self-service solutions that match the uniqueness of the live experiences they create."