Pinterest Adds Twitter’s Nipoon Malhotra to Boost Product Monetization

Pinterest recently made a savvy hire, adding Nipoon Malhotra, who formerly headed up Twitter's brand advertising product team. Malhotra will serve as Pinterest's product manager of monetization, focusing mainly on ad tech.

Pinterest recently made a savvy hire, adding Nipoon Malhotra, who formerly headed up Twitter’s brand advertising product team, according to the San Francisco Business Times.

Malhotra will serve as Pinterest’s product manager of monetization, focusing mainly on ad tech.

Malhotra announced his new venture in a tweet.

Before Twitter, Malhotra worked at Microsoft (on the Bing team) and Amazon.

26f56f5a241f5c625dbadfd7af3cf5adHe also discussed the move with San Francisco Business Times:

Pinterest is one of the most compelling, emerging ad platforms today. I am excited to join the team that is realizing Pinterest’s potential as a major player in the ads space. In addition, Pinterest’s collaborative, yet ambitious, culture stood out for me.

Jonathan Shottan, head of product monetization at Pinterest, discussed Malhotra’s hire with the publication:

Nipoon is a proven leader with the ability to execute and scale teams and revenue generating products. We are thrilled to have him as part of the team as we continue to grow and innovate on ads and commerce.

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