Singapore-listed YuuZoo Corporation has announced the appointment of James Sundram as Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective October 1. James joins YuuZoo from the position as Managing Director (International) for acclaimed leading SouthEast Asian online property site PropertyGuru.com, where he successfully led the charge and oversaw the growth strategy and profitability for Malaysia, Indonesia, and Thailand.
As CEO of YuuZoo, a global third generation social e-commerce & payments company, James Sundram will have full P&L responsibility for all YuuZoo operations, and will manage the Company in accordance with policies, goals, and objectives established by the Chairman and the Board of Directors.
James has long and significant international expertise in the online, multimedia, advertising and publishing industries, with impressive achievements in turnaround and transformation strategies. He has an undisputable track record in the media industry, having launched several initiatives in innovative business integration and new revenue streams that resulted in remarkable revenue growth across several markets for his former companies.
Prior to his career at Propertyguru.com, James was the CEO and Executive Director of The Right Company Pte Ltd. He has also headed the Asia-Pacific region for Lonely Planet (BBC Worldwide), has acted as General Manager for SPH Magazine Group and as Managing Director for Advertising, Circulation & Marketing for Dow Jones Publishing Company Asia.
James has an MBA from the University of Dubuque in Iowa, U.S.A., a Certified International Business Diploma in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIMUK) in the United Kingdom, and a Graduate Diploma in Sales and Marketing from the Marketing Institute of Singapore.