Flipkart Makes High-Level Appointments
Online marketplace Flipkart announced a slew of appointments to its senior leadership team. The firm appointed Hari Vasudev as senior vice-president (Engineering, IT & Analytics) for Supply Chain vertical. Mr. Vasudev will spearhead the charter to build innovative supply chain products and services enabled by technology, focusing on key areas such as robotics, mobile, IOT and data sciences, the firm said in a statement. Prior to Flipkart, he worked with Yahoo as vice-president & center head and played a key role on a range of end-to-end consumer products and various platform products in the consumer and advertising domains. Flipkart appointed Anand K.V. as the senior vice-president Customer Experience and will work on driving the customer experience charter for the marketplace. The e-commerce firm also announced the appointment of txtWeb co-founder Manish Maheshwari as vice-president who will be responsible for driving key initiatives such as seller acquisition, enablement & growth and helping to beef up the overall seller ecosystem team.