SAN FRANCISCO, April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Apollo, a leading data intelligence and sales engagement platform, announces that Santosh Sharan has joined the company as President and Chief Operating Officer (COO). A respected thought leader, advisor and innovator in the data space, Sharan will support Apollo's CEO, Tim Zheng, to guide the company's rapid growth.
Before joining Apollo, Sharan has been a strategic advisor to several B2B data and martech companies. He held executive positions in various data service providers such as LeadGenius, Everstring (acq by ZoomInfo), Aberdeen (acq by Spiceworks Ziff Davis) and ZoomInfo. At ZoomInfo, as VP of Product, Growth and Strategy, he played a key role in laying the foundation for ZoomInfo's eventual growth. Prior to ZoomInfo, he was founder and CEO of Keisense, a mobile user experience company, which was sold to publicly traded Nuance Communications [NUAN].