As 2021 attracts to a detailed, we’re thrilled to announce that Chief Folks Officer (CPO), Pranesh Anthapur, has joined Kraken’s government management group.
Pranesh will head the event and execution of Kraken’s world individuals technique guaranteeing we’re match for the long run as we glance to greater than double our employees to over 5000 within the coming yr.
“Pranesh has a wealth of management expertise completely matched for our fast-growing, world, remote-first enterprise. Most significantly, Pranesh is a completely orange-pilled crypto believer — a crucial function of each influencer of tradition at Kraken. I’m enthusiastic about accelerating the expansion of our high-performing group with the most effective expertise from world wide, and about taking our worker expertise to the subsequent degree. With Pranesh becoming a member of our management group, Kraken’s work to rescue billions of destitute fiat refugees is primed for fulfillment,” stated Kraken CEO Jesse Powell.
Pranesh has greater than 20 years’ expertise structuring and scaling high-growth corporations like Walmart and Yahoo. He’s additionally designed individuals packages and programs to create numerous, inclusive and high-performing groups. Previous to Kraken, Pranesh was Vice President of Human Sources at Uber the place he led their individuals technique and world workforce enlargement, serving to them triple in measurement to 20k+ individuals. Earlier than that, he was Chief Folks Officer at Nutanix, the place he scaled the corporate from 5 hundred to over three thousand staff globally and helped construct the Folks perform from the bottom up.
“Crypto is on the verge of going mainstream and Kraken’s platform is completely positioned to tip the scales of mass adoption,” Pranesh stated. “However to do this, we might want to develop as an organization to satisfy our purchasers’ numerous and multifaceted wants. I can’t consider a extra thrilling problem to tackle, or a greater group to deal with it with.”
Pranesh has hit the bottom working since becoming a member of the corporate. Kraken is at present hiring for lots of of roles throughout Product, Engineering, Advertising and marketing, Ops and extra to construct out our totally distant workforce. View all open roles on our Careers web page.