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Match Group has Announced a Series of Leadership Appointments

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Yesterday, Match Group announced a series of new internal leadership appointments due to take place by January 1, 2018.

Match Group operate over 45 brands, including Tinder, Match, OurTime, PlentyOfFish and many more.

These movements are due to coincide with Mandy Ginsberg’s planned assumption of the CEO role.

The appointments include Elie Seidman, who is currently CEO of OkCupid – she will become Tinder’s new CEO and will report to Ms. Ginsberg.

The current Chief Strategy Officer at Match Group, Amarnath Thombre, will become CEO of Match Group America (where he will oversee PlentyOfFish, OkCupid, Match, Match Affinity Brands and Match’s Latin America businesses) and will also report to Ms. Ginsberg.

Thirdly, Hesam Hosseini, the current CEO of PlentyOfFish will now become the CEO of Match and Match Affinity Brands, and will report to Mr Thombre.

Incoming Match Group CEO Ms. Ginsberg said: “Match Group is in the strongest position it’s ever been, with its core businesses stabilized and a fantastic growth engine at Tinder.

“The changes announced today reflect the deep bench of talent across our organization, enabling us to tap into a collective 20 years of Company expertise from trusted leaders with proven track records.”

Match Group is actively recruiting to fill the CEO roles at both PlentyOfFish and OkCupid.

Read more about their individual roles here.

Chloe Gay

Chloe is a reporter at Global Dating Insights. Originally from Bracknell, she is studying Communication & Media at Bournemouth University. She enjoys writing, travelling and socialising with her friends and family.

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