On Thursday, Junglee Games announced that Kapil Rathee has been promoted to the position of co-founder. Rathee initially joined the team as Vice President of Products in 2015 and was later promoted to Chief Product Officer (CPO) in 2017, followed by President in 2018, as per reported by Business Standard.
“The elevation recognizes Kapil’s exceptional contribution to the business as he continues to be an integral part of the company’s executive leadership team…Kapil has helped Junglee scale new heights with his growth mindset, strategic data-driven solutions, and strong leadership abilities,” the company said in a press release.
Before joining Junglee Games, Kapil Rathee held positions as a strategy and business consultant. Additionally, he founded TapAndEat, a food and beverage technology startup.
Ankush Gera, the founder, and CEO of Junglee Games said “Kapil’s contribution to Junglee Games has been phenomenal and his dedication deserves this recognition. I couldn’t be happier for him and I look forward to seeing him grow in this new role. With the industry witnessing rapid growth, at Junglee we are confident about our approach towards investing and rewarding exceptional human capital within the organization.”
Kapil Rathee said, “This elevation is an opportunity to build from a more strategic vantage point. As we continue to see the incredible scale in the business, my focus is to accelerate our current trajectory and make Junglee’s brand synonymous with skill gaming.”
About Junglee Games
Junglee Games was established in San Francisco in 2012 and is now a part of the Flutter Entertainment Group, which has a market capitalization of $30 billion. With over 700 employees, Junglee Games has a range of brands under its umbrella, including Junglee Rummy, Howzat, PokerIndia, and Eatme.io.