Hari V. Krishnan, CEO and managing director of Singapore-based PropertyGuru Group, which operates real estate marketplaces in Southeast Asia, has joined the board of directors of INSEAD (Institut Européen d’Administration des Affaires), a non-profit business school based in Fontainebleau on the outskirts of Paris. It has campuses in France, the U.S., Singapore and the UAE.
“I am delighted to welcome Hari Krishnan to the INSEAD board of directors. His exemplary leadership in the technology and digital sectors, coupled with his unwavering commitment to the INSEAD community, positions him as a valuable contributor to our board. Dean Francisco Veloso and I look forward to benefiting from his vision and expertise,’’ commented board chair Andreas Jacobs.
Krishnan has been the CEO and MD at PropertyGuru for eight years. He is also an engineering advisory council member at the University of Colorado Boulder and a sub-committee member of Singapore’s Future Economy Council. According to its website, the latter aims to drive “the growth and transformation of Singapore’s economy” and “comprises members from government, industry, trade associations and chambers, unions, and educational and training institutions.”
According to his LinkedIn profile, Krishnan has an MS degree in telecommunications from the University of Colorado and graduated from INSEAD with an MBA in 2005.