Kilowott appoints Nitish Raikar as CEO; to lead strategic brand management, global expansion

Nitish Raikar

Digital agency Kilowott has elevated Nitish Raikar from his former role as chief operating officer to managing director (CEO) for India and the world. He will lead the agency’s strategic brand management, roll out new service lines and lead growth markets and business operations.

Raikar, an engineering graduate, has an experience of over 20 years in blue-chip companies such as IBM, Infosys and Mindtree etc. He brings experience in digital services such as IT consulting, application development, business analytics, cloud, mobile applications and software, including SaaS development, software testing and user experience design (UED). ).

Kilowott Founder Aaron Fernandez said, “We are thrilled to announce Nitish as a partner and CEO of the company. He has earned the respect of his colleagues around the world, who join us today in congratulating him for his extraordinary contributions and unparalleled dedication to the company. Kilowott was built on innovation with a constant focus on customer delight. The team of over 150 people includes nimble, enthusiastic and passionate artists and we are constantly creating innovative digital solutions to deliver great results for our clients. Nitish will bring us closer to becoming a 500+ strong team and his immense technical expertise will help build Kilowott into a global technology solutions powerhouse.”

Raikar said, “During my career, I have worked with some of the biggest names in the global tech industry. At Kilowott, I want to leverage my experience and grow the organization into a leading digital solutions company in global markets. Kilowott has an exciting portfolio of operations, strong project credentials and incredible growth potential of which I seek to be a part.

“Kilowatt is a dynamic and unconventional agency. From senior management to new hires, everyone is fully aligned with the bigger picture. The company has a dynamic, collaborative and easy work culture that is self-motivated towards growth. I look forward to this exciting new chapter,” he added.

[email protected]

Cathy W. Howerton