Rahul is the co-founder and CEO of Fortella. He is a technology executive with 25+ years of experience in marketing, CRM and social domains.
Prior to Fortella, Rahul served as CEO of Get Satisfaction, an online community platform for marketing, advocacy and customer support. Under his leadership, the company raised a new financing round, launched a new community platform and delivered improvements in all major KPIs. Get Satisfaction was acquired by Sprinklr.
Previously, Rahul was the head of content sharing and workplace engagement products at LinkedIn, and General Manager of the Communications, Media & Energy business unit at Siebel Systems. Rahul also spent several years in management consulting at Accenture where he focused on systems integration projects for financial services customers.
Rahul holds an MBA in Entrepreneurship, Marketing and Finance from University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business and a BSc with Honors in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Loughborough University in the UK.
He is an ardent fan of Arsenal Football Club, passionate about Cricket (not the chirpy kind!), an avid news reader and has traveled to over 50 countries.