Indian social networking platform Hike has appointed Suvesh Malhotra as new VP & Head of Engineering. Malhotra, in this last role, was Senior VP, technology at OYO Hotels and Homes. At the Tencent backed company he will responsible for leading engineering verticle of Hike with a key focus on scaling the virtual world experience for HikeLand. He will report to the Founder and CEO Kavin Bharti Mittal. Malhotra is an IIT Guwahati graduate and has over 15 years of experience.