India’s biggest stock broker offering company, Zerodha Nithin Kamath, co-founder and CEO’s old prank video goes viral to test the team’s resilience.
The video begins Nithin Kamath, co-founder and CEO of Zerodha, message, “We carried out a fake police raid in our office to see how the team reacts to extreme stress and to have some fun, of course.”
Nithin Kamath took to social media platform X (Formally Twitter), saying, “This prank we ran over 10 years ago.”
This prank we ran over 10 years ago.😬 pic.twitter.com/sgwGq2KkUW— Nithin Kamath (@Nithin0dha) January 28, 2024
Initially, hidden cameras were installed in the office to monitor the situation. Moreover, the CEO also hired actors to act as police officers.
They were also carrying orders that they presented to the employees. At the end of the video, Nithin Kamath could be seen when the team was locked in a room. The video has now been viral and it has received several reactions.
Earlier in May 2023, Zerodha said that the company will retain employees even if artificial intelligence makes some job replacements.
The CEO Nithin Kamath has shared a tweet from the official Twitter handle that the company has implemented a new internal AI policy intended to reduce AI/job loss anxiety.
Nithin Kamath, Founder & CEO of Zerodha shared a tweet saying, “We’ve just created an internal AI policy @zerodhaonline to give clarity to the team, given the AI/job loss anxiety.”
“This is our stance: We will not fire anyone on the team just because we have implemented a new piece of technology that makes an earlier job redundant”, Nithin Kamath, Founder & CEO of Zerodha added.