Triller Announces Prem Parameswaran Has Joined the Company as President of Corporate Finance and Investor Relations
A Global Finance Executive Recently Joined Triller
LOS ANGELES, October 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Triller, an integrated technology and entertainment company that operates at the intersection of music, sports and lifestyle content, events and experiences, announced that Prem Paramesvaran joined the company as President of Corporate Finance and Investor Relations. Parameswaran will lead all aspects of corporate finance and investor relations.
“At this pivotal time for Triller, we are thrilled to have Prem on our team,” said Mahi de Silva, CEO of Triller. “We have had the pleasure of working with Prem over the years, and his unique skills in corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, investor relations and in-depth knowledge of institutional banking make his addition to our senior leadership a perfect fit for our growing business,” de Silva added.
Parameswaran joins Triller with over 30 years of experience in global finance. Most recently, he worked for Eros International, a leading company in the Indian motion picture entertainment industry, where he served as Chief Financial Officer and Chairman of North America. Previously, Parameswaran was Global Head of Media and Telecommunications in the Investment Banking Division of Jefferies & Company, Inc., where he advised clients on international telecommunications, media and technology.
Before that, Parameswaran was also head of media and telecommunications for the Americas at Deutsche Bank and had also worked at Goldman Sachs and Salomon Brothers. During more than two decades of investment banking, Parameswaran has executed more than 300 transactions with clients in the global media and telecommunications space, including mergers and acquisitions, privatizations, and public and private equity financings and by loan.
“Triller is at a unique inflection point as it launches its preeminent technology platform,” Parameswaran said. “I’m extremely excited to step onto the world’s largest stage for creators. My background at the intersection of technology and media provides great insight into the business opportunities that lie ahead. I am excited to begin.”
Parameswaran will be based at New York. He obtained an MBA and a BA from Colombia University and recently served on the board of directors’ nominating committee for former directors. Outside of work, he is an avid golfer and sports enthusiast. He is currently a board member of KARE Partners, a healthcare and hospital company operating in the United States and Indiaas well as the Board of the Financial Studies Program of Colombia Business School. Additionally, he recently served as a commissioner on the President’s Asian American Advisory Commission.
Triller is the AI-powered open garden tech platform for creators. Combining music culture with sports, fashion, entertainment and influencers through a 360-degree view of content and technology, Triller encourages its influencers to post the content created on the app on different social media platforms and uses proprietary artificial intelligence technology to push and track their viral content to affiliated and unaffiliated sites and networks, enabling them to reach millions of additional users. Triller also owns VERZUZ, the live music platform; combat sports brands Triller Fight Club, Triad Combat and BKFC; Amplify.ai, a leading customer engagement platform; FITE.tv, a leading global PPV, AVOD and SVOD streaming service; Thuzio, a leader in premium B2B influencer events and experiences; Fangage, a platform for creators to engage fans and monetize content and Julius, a platform for brands and agencies to leverage creators for social engagement and social commerce.