Perkbox COO to spearhead startup's UK growth plans

Gautam Sahgal, former CEO of Thomson Local, has been appointed COO of UK´s fastest growing benefits provider, Perkbox, the company said.

As CEO of Thomson Local, Gautam successfully transformed the company´s business model from print advertising to digital and data revenue streams.

The move forms part of Perkbox´s extensive UK growth plans, which has seen the platform grow more than 30 times in terms of customer base and recurring revenue in the last 12 months.

Perkbox is a cloud-based employee engagement platform for business of all sizes, giving employers and employees a range of great perks, social reward and recognition tools, and a health and wellness platform.