"RIDE THE NEXT TECH WAVE": Episode 13

Behind Facebook, Whatsapp & Instagram

Taking a new approach to an old industry...

Live Zoom Interview • Monday 03 Aug •
2pm - 3:45pm NZT

SAVE ME A SEAT

Host:
Simon Small
- Chairman
Moonshot Studio, Queenstown Aotearoa
New Zealand

Expert:
Anand Arivukkarasu
Product Growth Manager
Facebook,WhatsApp, Instagram,
India & USA

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SUCCESS LEAVES CLUES - LEARN FROM AN EXPERT'S JOURNEY

In this indepth expert interiew we will cover:

  • What were the challenges and the breakthroughs in Anand's career.
  • How Anand navigated his way to his prized role Facebook in 2016.
  • How the holy trinity of Facebook-WhatsApp-Instagram actually operate.
  • How do three separate products thrive in a Facebook owned ecosystem.
  • How will social media evolve and what are the opportunities available.

The format for this indepth interview is:

  • First 45 minutes is about the expert's personal journey and crossroads.
  • We then break for 15 minutes.
  • Second 45 minutes is about the expert's technology journey and crossroads.
  • Learn about the mindset of these experts and the challenges they overcame.
  • Discover tactics and strategies from how their specialist technology evolved.

up close and personal with someone impacting the world

ABOUT THE EXPERTS

Anand Arivukkarasu - Product Growth Manager (Former) Facebook, WhatsApp & Instagram

Anand Arivukkarasu was the Product Growth Manager for Facebook, WhatsApp & Instagram 2016-2019.

He is currently Vice President, Product Management for a growth-stage startup in Silicon Valley.

Anand lead the product growth effort on the people to business messaging platform & ecosystem - Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp including Ads. He helped in launching the people to business messaging platform and grow the bot ecosystem and grow People to the business conversation from 10,000 conversations per month at 20 billion conversations per month in 2 years. He also helped build the eCommerce roadmap and the creator ecosystem including Shopping.

His areas of expertise include product, growth, design thinking, AI & machine learning, ad tech and data analytics. He mentors at several accelerators and programs like the European Innovation Academy

Simon Small - Chairman, Moonshot Studio

Simon has been at the forefront of multiple global SaaS businesses that have become number one in their category (eg: Diligent, Arria NLG).

He returned from London to Queenstown in 2013 and is now the founder of Moonshot Studio which helps New Zealand SaaS Leaders create, build, expand and exit their SaaS Businesses.

Simon has been a global pioneer in Software-as-a-Service, Governance-Cloud, Artificial Intelligence (Natural Language Generation), Interactive Television and Pacific Island theatre.

T +64 (27) 522-7672
simon.small@moonshot.studio

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