Harish Sarma currently leads global strategic partnerships & corporate development at TikTok, a leading short- form video platform that allows users to create entertaining moments. At TikTok, Harish focuses on developing, structuring, and executing strategic partnerships for the business across content, marketing, user acquisition and monetization. His role also touches on evaluating business development opportunities that may warrant investments and other M&A functions.
Previous to Bytedance, Harish spent five years at the National Basketball Association (NBA) focused on global business development related to content licensing and was instrumental in launching partnerships with digital platforms and telcos while supporting renewals with major broadcasters globally.
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