Durga Raghunath returns to Zomato as SVP, Growth

Durga Raghunath, who has quit as CEO, Indian Express Digital Media Services will be joining InfoEdge backed food-tech firm Zomato, as senior vice-president, growth. Raghunath will join the firm effective, December 21, 2018.

This is her second stint at the food-tech firm where she worked in the same position in 2015 for five months between June and October.

“Raghunath is back with us, to help Zomato accelerate its growth trajectory for years to come,” Deepinder Goyal, Founder, and CEO, Zomato, said.

As SVP, growth, she will be responsible for managing new businesses such as Zomato’s upcoming food events vertical, besides ‘SneakPeek’, the food-tech firm’s video content platform. She will also be in charge of ad innovations and further help in monetization.

“I have always been impressed by the way Zomato delivers true product value by getting the details right. I will help in building one of the most meaningful food companies of our times,” Raghunath said.