Groupon (GRPN) has appointed Kal Raman to the newly-created position of COO. Raman, formerly...

|By:, SA News Editor

Groupon (GRPN) has appointed Kal Raman to the newly-created position of COO. Raman, formerly Groupon's senior VP of global sales and operations, only joined the company in April. Reuters discussed the challenges Raman was facing in overhauling Groupon's operations back in August. The Street might like the idea of more operational responsibilities being offloaded from CEO Andrew Mason. (PR)