Karthik Vaidyanath

Director of Product

Karthik is a Director of Product at Indeed, the world’s biggest job search engine with over 250Mn MAU, $2Bn+ revenues & 8k+ employees globally. He currently leads the Jobseeker Content and Product Growth teams at Indeed Singapore; team of 50 working across Singapore/ Austin/ Tokyo.

He previously held Product Leadership roles at unicorn startups as CPO (Media) at GoJek & Director of Product at Hike Messenger. He is a seasoned entrepreneur (3x startups, 1x unicorn exit) with experience across multiple product domains (SocialMedia, OTT, LiveStreaming, HRTech, FinTech) & geographies (India, US, Singapore, Indonesia).

As an entrepreneur, he scaled teams from 0 to 50+ & products from the ground up to millions of users. His previous company was acquired by Hike (Tencent/ Softbank funded unicorn with 50Mn+ users) in the largest social media acquisition in India (https://techcrunch.com/2017/06/30/hike-may-enter-live-streaming/).