Hyderabad-based Kellton Tech acquires Silicon Valley’s PlanetPro

The acquisition enables Kellton Tech to expand its Asia Pacific footprint with PlanetPro’s experience in servicing industry leaders in the region.

By Author  |  Business Bureau  |  Published: 2nd Apr 2018  3:52 pmUpdated: 2nd Apr 2018  4:35 pm
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Hyderabad: Hyderabad-based Kellton Tech Solutions, a digital transformation company, has acquired PlanetPro, a Silicon Valley-based company providing Salesforce.com, Analytics, and Custom Program services to enterprise clients.

PlanetPro is headquartered in the United States with offices in Canada, Singapore, and India and business presence across Asia. The company specialises in improving sales and marketing performance of businesses by delivering actionable insights through analytics and leveraging the power of Salesforce.com and its ecosystem of applications. PlanetPro also delivers bespoke programmes designed to improve sales and marketing effectiveness.

The acquisition enables Kellton Tech to expand its Asia Pacific footprint with PlanetPro’s experience in servicing industry leaders in the region. This augments Kellton Tech’s digital transformation capabilities for larger Asian engagements and provides a gateway to increase market share. In addition, the analytics services provided by PlanetPro will further strengthen Kellton Tech’s coverage of analytics offerings across functional domains and technology platforms.

NiranjanChintam, founder and chairman, Kellton Tech, said, “PlanetPro has experience providing long-term programmes to large enterprise clients with a track record of delivering excellent customer service over an extended period of time. These strengths will help Kellton Tech penetrate enterprise accounts and deliver analytics services.”

Speaking on the occasion, Ravi Thota, founder and CEO of PlanetPro said, “I see great opportunity to combine complementary skill sets and market presence as we expand our suite of services to our combined client base. There is also a strong cultural fit between the two companies as we both place great value on our employees.”

PlanetPro is a provider of Salesforce.com services, sales and marketing analytics, and sales and marketing programmes. The company is headquartered in Silicon Valley with an 18-year history of exceeding customer expectations, resulting in a 95 per cent client retention rate. The company provides a broad range of consulting and support services to help organisations boost their business performance. PlanetPro traces its roots to Stanford University, where the company was born from an entrepreneurial project.