Ramarao will lead the technology and product strategy at Acko, with a focus on customer-driven innovation.
Acko announced the appointment of Vishwanath Ramarao as its Chief Technology and Product Officer. An experienced engineering leader, Ramarao moves over from Google to join Acko’s senior leadership team and will lead the company’s technology strategy, product development, and design.
At Acko, Vishwanath Ramarao will be responsible for the engineering, data science, product and design teams. He will spearhead Acko’s technology initiatives as it continues to deliver innovative products and services that not only meet the needs of its customers today but also deliver exceptional customer experience.
“We’re excited to welcome a highly seasoned strategic executive in Vish. His leadership will provide new impetus to our technology initiatives“ said Ruchi Deepak, Co-Founder, Acko. She further added, “Given the exciting roadmap ahead, our immediate focus is to scale up and continue improving our customers’ experience, by investing in our team and technology. Having Vishwanath Ramarao on board underlines this focus: hiring the best talent and building technology-driven solutions to deliver innovative and personalized insurance experience for all.”
On his appointment as Chief Technology & Product Officer at Acko, Vishwanath Ramarao said, “I’m looking forward to working with Acko to change the way insurance products are built and sold. It’s clear that Acko is at the forefront of defining and accelerating the next wave of insurance penetration in India with the help of advanced technology, new inventions, and a fresh approach toward insurance.”