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Abhijit Bose is the newly appointed head of WhatsApp India. Abhijit is the first top-level executive to be hired for India by WhatsApp. In his new role, Abhijit is responsible for building the Indian team and scaling WhatsApp's business in the country. Prior to joining WhatsApp, Abhijit was the co-founder and chief executive officer of Ezetap Mobile Solutions. Started in 2011, Ezetap is one of the leading digital payments platforms in India, processing over $1.5 Billion in payments annually. Over 150,000 merchants and agents use the Ezetap platform and the company recently expanded into the Middle East. Ezetap has been named by CNBC as one of the 50 most disruptive private technology companies in the world. Abhijit has also previously had senior roles with Siebel Systems, Intuit and NGPay, one of India’s first mobile commerce companies. Abhijit holds a BS in Engineering from Cornell University and an MBA from Harvard Business School. He is a Fellow of the 2019 class of the Aspen Finance Leaders Fellowship and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.