Posts Tagged ‘ Binny Bansal ’
Thursday, July 7, 2016
Ratan Tata, chairman emeritus at Tata Sons Ltd, is heading the pack of India’s top angel investors so far this year while the founders of Flipkart and Snapdeal are conspicuous by their absence from the list. The 78-year-old Tata, who started investing in startups after retiring as chairman of the ...
Binny Bansal, the Flipkart co-founder who took over as the company’s CEO five months ago, is bringing back some of his trusted lieutenants from the past to revive the e-commerce giant’s fortunes and fend off the growing competition from US-based Amazon. As part of this strategy to power up the l...
20 June, 2016 |
Faced with the steady march of its global rival Amazon on its home turf, ecommerce marketplace Flipkart is now turning to debt financing even as equity infusion looks remotely possible post the successive markdowns in its valuation by existing investors, said a person with the direct knowledge of th...
17 June, 2016 |
Flipkart has revamped its technology leadership team, the second such restructuring this year in the tech vertical at India’s largest e-commerce company by market share. According to Mint, which reported the development, engineering head Peeyush Ranjan has been named the group chief technology off...
10 June, 2016 |
Flipkart-owned fashion e-commerce venture Myntra Designs Pvt Ltd has roped in former Amazon India executive Manpreet Ratia as chief people officer and head of new initiatives. Ratia will spearhead key HR initiatives and oversee talent acquisition and retention across verticals. He will also be respo...
2 June, 2016 |
Faced with a slew of unsavoury developments – from markdowns in valuation to an imminent threat to its market leadership and, from continuous exits at senior level to mounting losses – Flipkart finally felt the need to clear the air. Binny Bansal, the cofounder who took over as the CEO four mont...
24 May, 2016 |
Sharat Singh, who had joined Flipkart as vice president of engineering in November, has quit after a short six-month stint in the latest senior-level exit from the e-commerce company. Singh has joined US multinational Adobe as vice president of engineering. Emails sent to Singh as well as Flipkart d...
21 May, 2016 |
After Sachin Bansal, co-founder and executive chairman, and Binny Bansal, co-founder and CEO of Flipkart, Ankit Nagori’s was perhaps the most well-known face at the e-commerce company. Starting off in 2010 as a 24-year-old manager at India’s hottest consumer internet company, Nagori rose...
17 May, 2016 |
Gurgaon-based Relevant e-solutions Pvt. Ltd, which runs fashion discovery app Roposo, has raised $5 million (around Rs 34 crore) in the second leg of its Series-B round from Bertelsmann India Investments (BII). The funds will be used for strengthening its technology backbone, expanding its team, bol...
26 April, 2016 |
Punit Soni, who last week quit as Flipkart’s chief product officer, has admitted his exit is related to the recent management reshuffle at India’s largest e-commerce company. For full article click here...
20 April, 2016 |