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Tarantula appoints Manu Krishna as CEO

Tarantula has announced today that Manu Krishna has been appointed the Chief Executive officer of the company, effective July 1, 2022.

Manu is an engineering leader with 20 years of experience in product and service-based organizations. He has been responsible for successfully delivering complex projects with large teams across multiple industry domains, technologies, and geographies. He is an evangelist of the agile methodology and a certified Enterprise Agile Coach. Prior to joining Tarantula, he held several positions with CA Technologies (currently acquired by Broadcom) and HLL (currently Unilever). Manu holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science and he is an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta.

Manu first joined Tarantula in 2014, taking over the role of managing the product development team. He was responsible for streamlining the product release cycle and bringing a new level of maturity to Tarantula’s product suite for telecom site management with new capabilities. He then took on the roles of General Manager followed by Chief Operating Officer, to head the Professional Services team. In these critical roles, Manu created and executed strategies to increase overall customer satisfaction, initiate on-time customer delivery, and implement fully-remote implementation for critical multi-country customers. 

Manu is keenly looking forward to taking on new challenges with his new role, “I am excited to lead the Tarantula team towards new opportunities for growth. With our experienced product and professional services teams, and an enterprise product - Red Cube - that has been purpose-built for the tower industry, we continue to solve problems and drive profitability for tower owners and operators. With the constantly increasing demand for critical digital infrastructure, Tarantula is well-poised for success.” 

About Tarantula

Tarantula is a proven world leader in telecom site management software and the trusted partner of leading telecom infrastructure operators in 30+ countries. Through its specialized site management platform, Tarantula is a fundamental pillar of support behind the management of more than 450,000 mobile towers and assets worth US$50 billion around the world.