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Flipkart partners with MOOC venture Udacity for interview-less hiring

Friday, January 29, 2016 | More »

The country’s largest e-commerce venture Flipkart is hiring graduates without conducting interviews, as part of a partnership with US-based online education unicorn Udacity. Flipkart has employed three graduates from Udacity’s Android nanodegree programs, it said. There were no in-person convers...


Flipkart names Sachin Bansal executive chairman, Binny Bansal CEO

Binny Bansal, co-founder and COO of India’s largest e-commerce company Flipkart, has taken over as its CEO while co-founder Sachin Bansal, who has been holding chairman and CEO positions, will now be executive chairman, a communique on the company’s website stated. “In his role as executive ch...

11 January, 2016 | More »

Tarun Jain

Flipkart hires former Twitter executive Tarun Jain

Flipkart, the country’s largest e-commerce venture, has appointed former Twitter executive Tarun Jain as the head of products for its advertising group. Jain will be responsible for driving the group’s business strategy, product vision, product roadmap, execution, partnerships and customer adopt...

23 November, 2015 | More »

How Flipkart as a marketplace and its top vendor grew last year

India’s top online retailer Flipkart is estimated to have continued to generate bulk of its sales from what was legally its former in-house vendor last financial year. WS Retail Services Pvt Ltd, which was the only vendor on Flipkart.com before it turned into a marketplace two years ago, almos...

13 November, 2015 | More »

Subrata Mitra

Flipkart, Mu Sigma backer Accel Partners raises $305M in new India-focused early-stage VC fund

Global venture capital firm Accel Partners, which has backed top-tier consumer internet and other tech ventures in India such as Flipkart, Mu Sigma, BookMyShow, CommonFloor, PropTiger and Freshdesk, has raised $305 million (Rs 1,900 crore) for its new fund Accel India IV. This is just about twice th...

24 March, 2015 | More »


IIT dropouts’ mobile news curator News In Shorts raises $4M from Tiger Global, others

Delhi-based ADA News in Shorts Pvt Ltd, owner of News in Shorts, a mobile-based service that aggregates news stories from across the globe, has raised $4 million (Rs 25 crore) in Series A round of funding led by Tiger Global with participation from Rebright Partners of Japan and existing investors S...

16 February, 2015 | More »


Flipkart says 2,000 vendors sold products worth million rupees on its marketplace in 2014

E-commerce major Flipkart today said it aims to help over 10,000 sellers generate business worth Rs 10 lakh through its platform this year. “In 2014, Flipkart helped over 2,000 sellers become millionaires through Flipkart sales. December 2014 alone saw over 500 sellers doing an average busines...

13 January, 2015 | More »


Online meal delivery startup SpoonJoy gets funding from Flipkart co-founder, others

Bangalore-based Emvito technologies Pvt Ltd, which operates under the brand SpoonJoy, a subscription-based online platform that allows office goers and other consumers to order meal packs such as set cut-fruit packs, has received an undisclosed amount in funding from Flipkart co-founder and CEO Sac...

30 December, 2014 | More »


Naspers invested $302.5M in Flipkart this year to retain 16.63% stake

South African media conglomerate Naspers Group injected $302.5 million or a quarter of the total $1.21 billion that Flipkart Pvt Ltd, the key holding arm of e-commerce giant Flipkart.com, raised in two rounds this year to retain its 16.63 per cent stake in the firm, Naspers said in a filing. Of the ...

25 November, 2014 | More »


Flipkart ropes in Sanjay Baweja from Tata Communications as CFO

Home grown e-commerce giant Flipkart has appointed Sanjay Baweja as its chief financial officer (CFO). Baweja will take over the position which has been lying vacant since early 2013. The company’s finance team has been led by an interim head on deputation from its key investor Tiger Global. B...

5 November, 2014 | More »

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