Ascenda appoints Gautam Rastogi as Chief Operating Officer

Ascenda appoints Gautam Rastogi as Chief Operating Officer

Singapore, 19 February 2019 – Ascenda, the global loyalty management company, today announced the appointment of Gautam Rastogi as new Chief Operating Officer.

Rastogi will lead business operations and product delivery, including Ascenda’s end-to-end loyalty management solutions and industry-leading loyalty currency exchange platform, TransferConnect.

He joins Ascenda with a ten-year track record of launching and operating loyalty schemes for major brands across Asia-Pacific as Regional Services Director at Collinson Group and AIMIA. In prior roles, Rastogi oversaw premium card operations and new product launches at American Express in Sydney.

“Ascenda is a very exciting and fast-moving company driven by the powerful vision of making loyalty simple” said Rastogi. “I look forward to playing a key part in its rapid global growth.”

CEO Kyle Armstrong added: “We are delighted to be able to welcome such an accomplished loyalty industry leader to the Ascenda team.”

With the new appointment, former Chief Operating Officer Sebastian Grobys has transitioned to a new role as Chief Commercial Officer, overseeing Ascenda’s enterprise sales and evolving the company’s winning solutions suite.

About Ascenda

Ascenda (formerly Kaligo Solutions) is a global provider of innovative loyalty solutions. The company operates premium rewards propositions for major financial services and travel brands worldwide.

With a commitment to make loyalty simple, Ascenda’s solutions are easy to manage, fast to deploy and designed to deliver exceptional customer value. From end-to-end loyalty management to modular solutions such as the TransferConnect currency network, redemption capabilities, loyalty marketing and advisory, Ascenda supercharges the world’s leading loyalty programs to build enduring customer relationships.​

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