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Flipkart, Amazon drop $1 bn Souq acquisition bid: Report

Wednesday, January 18, 2017 | More »

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US-based Amazon.com Inc and Indian online retailer Flipkart have dropped a bid to acquire Middle East-based horizontal e-commerce venture Souq.com due to a disagreement over price, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday. Souq.com has now reached out to Dubai-based mall company Majid Al Futtaim, the report ...

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Reshuffle continues at Flipkart as 3 more top-level execs resign

Two days after Flipkart appointed investor Tiger Global’s former executive Kalyan Krishnamurthy as its new CEO, three top management executives are reportedly leaving the company. According to a report by The Economic Times on Wednesday, Flipkart’s supply chain arm Ekart’s head Saikiran Krishn...

11 January, 2017 | More »

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Will Tiger man Kalyan Krishnamurthy ride Flipkart out of trouble?

Shedding whatever remaining trappings of an advisory role, venture capital investor Tiger Global has taken direct control of Flipkart with the appointment of its former executive Kalyan Krishnamurthy as CEO of the e-commerce firm. Krishnamurthy will be responsible for the company’s profit and ...

11 January, 2017 | More »

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Flipkart names Kalyan Krishnamurthy new CEO, Binny Bansal Group CEO

E-commerce major Flipkart on Monday named Kalyan Krishnamurthy its new chief executive officer and made co-founder and current CEO Binny Bansal group CEO in a major organisational restructuring. Krishnamurthy, a former Tiger Global executive, currently heads the design organisation category. Co-foun...

9 January, 2017 | More »

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Flipkart is already a leader and does not need a turnaround: Kalyan Krishnamurthy

Former Tiger Global executive Kalyan Krishnamurthy, who heads the key portfolios of retail, business development, advertising and products at Indian ecommerce firm Flipkart said he moved to the ecommerce major to stay the course rather than returning to the investment company. He said he has no imme...

5 December, 2016 | More »

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Binny Bansal consolidates his team at newly christened Flipkart Group

In order to manage it diverse businesses that include e-commerce, mobile payments, logistics and two fashion portals, Flipkart has restructured its management team with Binny Bansal spearheading various functions as Group CEO. According to people close to the development, a leadership team has been ...

26 August, 2016 | More »

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Flipkart CEO Binny Bansal wants to bring old friends back to take on Amazon

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 | More »

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Fitness startup BookyYourGame raises funds; Kalyan Krishnamurthy back at Flipkart

Fitness startup BookYourGame has raised an undisclosed amount of funding while Kalyan Krishnamurthy is back at e-commerce company Flipkart as head of categories. Here’s a quick round-up of the startup and technology stories of the day. Fitness startup BookyYourGame raises funds Fitness startup...

18 June, 2016 | More »

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Flipkart re-enters large appliances segment, starts with television

India’s largest consumer e-commerce player Flipkart announced its re-entry into the large appliances segment with the launch of televisions. The company had earlier started the large appliances category but later discontinued it. “Large appliances is a huge market in the country. With this l...

11 April, 2014 | More »

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Excl: Tiger Global’s Kalyan Krishnamurthy appointed Flipkart’s interim CFO; co looking for full-time CFO

Kalyan Krishnamurthy, director (finance – portfolio companies) at Tiger Global Management, has been appointed as the interim chief financial officer (CFO) of India’s largest consumer e-commerce firm Flipkart Online Services Pvt Ltd. The company has also started looking for a full-time CFO and wi...

27 May, 2013 | More »