Paytm Mall Strengthens Senior Management with New Hires
Paytm Mall has ramped up its hiring efforts this year. The company is set to add over a thousand new members to its key teams, including Technology, Product, and Management besides adding fresh talent in a number of new sub-categories such as Mobiles, Large Appliances, Apparel and FMCG.
Paytm Mall, owned by Paytm E-commerce Pvt Ltd today announced the appointment of senior executives to bolster its management team. Sanjeev Misra has joined as Senior Vice President - International Markets, Vikram Kher as Vice President - Mobile Business, Suresh Vasudevan as Vice President - Technology and Manjunath CK as Vice President – Electronics.
Sanjeev Joins Paytm Mall with over 28 years of experience in Sales, Strategic Planning, Business Development, Corporate Governance, IT Technology, Telecom and Managing large scale projects. Prior to this, he served as the Vice President of Business & Renewable Energy for the Adani Group, which is preceded by his role as Vice President of Information Technology & Business for the Reliance Group. Additionally, he has spent over a decade in Silicon Valley, working for brands including Motorola Semiconductors, Cisco Systems, Adobe, Compaq Computers and Silicon Graphics. In his current role, Sanjeev will help launch and expand theinternational business.
Vikram brings over 15 years of experience in E-commerce, Offline Sales & Distribution, Brand Management and Trade Marketing. Prior to this, Vikram has worked with Amazon, where he managed several categories for India and Europe. He held leadership roles in companies like Philips, Castrol, NRB and HPCL. Vikram will be heading the Mobile Phone Business and will also be driving brand relationships for Omni-channel strategy.
Suresh comes with over 20 years of experience in software development for various startups and enterprise related product companies. Prior to joining Paytm Mall, he worked at Amazon as the Head of Engineering for Alexa Skills Certification platform. In the past, he has worked as VP Engineering at Unicel Technologies and held leadership roles at Sifymall.com and mChek. Suresh will lead the efforts to strengthen the technology function for specific projects at Paytm Mall.
Sanjeev Misra, Sr. Vice President – Paytm Mall said, “I am excited to join Paytm Mall team and will leverage this opportunity to expand our Partner Merchants’ offering to the international markets.”
Vikram Kher, Vice President – Paytm Mall said, “Mobile Phones are an important category in commerce business. I am looking forward to offering a great mobile buying experience on our platform and also at offline partner stores with value-added services.”
Suresh Vasudevan, Vice President – Paytm Mall said, “I’ve been a part of e-commerce and mobile payment companies in India earlier, and look forward to drawing upon this experience here at Paytm Mall. Technology is constantly evolving, and I’m looking forward to strengthening this for the robust growth and expansion of the platform.”
Manjunath CK, Vice President - Paytm Mall said "I have been a part of the e-commerce segment for the last 4 years, I’m excited to be part of this new dimension of omnichannel strategy. We aim to enable brands to reach millions of customers thereby, optimizing the supply chain and also integrating the O2O space.”
Building on its strong growth momentum, Paytm Mall has ramped up its hiring efforts this year. The company is set to add over a thousand new members to its key teams, including Technology, Product, and Management besides adding fresh talent in a number of new sub-categories such as Mobiles, Large Appliances, Apparel and FMCG. It has also taken over a new 50,000 sqft office at the iconic Vaishnavi Summit in Koramangala, Bengaluru. This is a part of its overall plan to attract talent to complement its aggressive hiring plans for 2018.