News Corp has appointed Nagaraj Nagabushanam as Chief Product Officer of VCCircle. While he has joined VCCircle, he will also also work with News Corp owned BigDecisions, according to an email sent by Raju Narisetti, SVP at News Corp. NewsCorp has hired a few other executives with dual responsibilities across the groups businesses in India: "Pooja Karnani, who heads up Finance, based out of BigDecisions in Mumbai; Ramjee Ganti, who is our Head of Technology, also based out of BigDecisions in Mumbai; and Neetu Singh, who is heading up Human Resources, based out of VCCircle in Noida," as per the email. Nagabhushanam moves from Mobstac, which, in the past, built products that helped media companies go mobile. It's now a proximity marketing company, and Nagabhushanam was played a leadership role in creating its Beaconstac product. At VCCircle, and based in Noida, he will be "the point person for all new product development at VCCircle, as well as take the lead on future mobile offerings at BigDecisions. He will also be the go-to person at VCCircle, working closely with technology, creative and other relevant teams, on our redesign and platform transitions. He will also take ownership of site and app analytics, with the key responsibility of driving underlying performance improvements to help improve user-acquisition, retention and monetization." Prior to Mobstac, Nagabhushanam was Senior General Manager--New Media, for Kasturi & Sons Ltd (The Hindu group), before which he was a journalist with Business Line, apart from managing two magazines. News Corp's acquisitions:…
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