Groupon appoints its COO

Groupon appoints its COOGroupon has officially announced the name of its chief operating officer today - Kal Raman.

Raman has been working in Groupon since April 2012; he was the senior vice president of global sales and operations before. Being the COO, Raman will still be subordinate to Andrew Mason who is the CEO of the coupon service.

In a very short time, Kal made a great influence on the quantity and quality of local businesses that use Groupon platform for the benefit of customers all over the world - Andrew Mason says.

Prior to joining Groupon, Kal Raman worked at eBay. His career also includes working in Amazon and Wal-Mart.