Man who helped found one of the world’s most successful apps taken on by Co-op

Rahul Powar
The Co-op has appointed one of the creators of the music app Shazam to help boost its digital offering. Rahul Powar is to take up the role as non-executive director with the Manchester organisation. Shazam, which recognises songs and film clips, is one of the most popular apps in the world. The  app had more than 100 million monthly active users and had been used on more than 500 million mobile devices. In December 2017, Apple announced it would be buying Shazam for a reported £300m. Mr Powar was the principal tec... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...