– Announces India headquarters in Gurgaon – Initiates Campus Meet Up Program pan India to build brand presence in the student community – 1st SHAREit Campus Meet-up held in Bengaluru – Clocks 170 million daily active users with 80% market share
With an aim to increase its presence in India, leading global content distribution platform SHAREit has announced the setting up of its India headquarters in Gurgaon (Delhi NCR) as well as outlined an aggressive campus outreach program in the country. The company is also looking at an exhaustive hiring programme across the country. The announcement was made at the 1st SHAREit Campus Meet-up held in Bengaluru where over 800 students and SHAREit enthusiasts participated in a day long program involving a series of interactive contests, quizzes, talk shows etc. SHAREit has clocked over 700 million users across key markets of North & South America, Southeast Asia, MENA region and Europe with an overall 80% market share in the category over the last one year. On a daily basis around 150 million file transfers are undertaken on SHAREit. It has consistently ranked first in Google Play Tool Ranking lists across 28 countries and the first in App Store Efficiency ranking list in 58 countries.
Talking on the sidelines of the meetup Xiaolei Du, Marketing Director of SHAREit said, “India is a country which is giving birth to so many start-ups every day and SHAREit also being a start-up aspires to share its success story among Fund within India that will focus on app developers and potential entrepreneurs, aiding rapid growth in India’s app development ecosystem and want to students and young aspiring entrepreneur. With a vast majority of SHAREit users coming from this subcontinent, it has become imperative to include India in our global plans. We have established an Investment engage with young developers especially from colleges across the country. Also, we are actively preparing to open our first office in India in Gurgaon.”
Shreya Deshpande, emerging dancer and actor said SHAREit completely transformed her music sharing and listening experience. “It’s fast, easy and time saving especially for a dancer like me for whom sharing music is very important.” “The name itself is so appealing and it gives an instant feel that it’s not only an app but it’s a feeling” said public speaker Mohammad Younus. Popular RJ and Actor Danish Sait also entertained the audience with his wit and humour.
Centered on its comprehensive content distribution platform, SHAREit has also introduced a product family of CLEANit, ClONEit, LISTENit, LOCKit, to cater to users’ demands for information security, content browsing, sharing and application, device update and more. These have enabled SHAREit to create a product matrix which focuses on the full ecosphere of users’ content acquisition, sharing, application and consumption needs. SHAREit is also forging into areas like big data sharing, applications and users and endeavoring to establish a strong link between users and business by accurate prognosis & analysis on user behaviors, current situations of markets in different nations and potential user core data.