Mr. Gupta has been a Director on the Board of Adtalem Global Education since August 2021.
Mr. Gupta currently serves as the chief marketing & strategy officer for Gannett Co., Inc., (NYSE:GCI) a subscription-led and digitally focused media and marketing solutions company. Mr. Gupta oversees the marketing strategy and subscription-based transformation for several portfolios, which include the USA TODAY, local media organizations in 46 states in the U.S., and Newsquest, a wholly owned subsidiary with more than 120 local media brands operating in the United Kingdom. Before assuming his current role in September 2020, Mr. Gupta served on the board of directors of Gannett since October 2019.
Prior to joining Gannett, Mr. Gupta served as the Chief Marketing Officer for Freshly, a growing food-technology company, from January 2019 until September 2020, where he oversaw all consumer-faced marketing, including driving growth, building the brand, and enhancing the company’s consumer insights. Before joining Freshly, Mr. Gupta led digital initiatives at several companies, including from October 2016 to January 2019 as vice president, growth and marketing at Spotify, the on-demand streaming music giant; and from August 2015 to September 2016 as executive vice president, chief marketing officer and earlier as senior vice president, omni-channel consumer marketing and head of digital platforms at Healthgrades, a healthcare scheduling company. From August 2012 through July 2015, Mr. Gupta was the first chief marketing technologist at Kimberly-Clark, one of the largest consumer goods companies.
Mr. Gupta received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Delhi University and a Master of Computer Science degree from the Institute of Management Technology in India.