Flipkart suffers two more senior-level exits

FlipkartSenior-level exits continue at Flipkart even after the company went through a management rejig that saw former Tiger Global executive Kalyan Krishnamurthy being appointed as chief executive earlier this year. This time around, senior vice presidents of engineering Hari Vasudev and Ashish Agrawal resigned from the e-commerce firm this week, a report in Mint states. […]

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Exclusive: Flipkart sees more senior-level exits

Rajul-JainHomegrown e-commerce company Flipkart has seen fresh senior-level exits at both the flagship marketplace as well as subsidiary online fashion retailer Myntra. The list includes Myntra’s supply chain head and senior vice president Rajul Jain, who was one of the cofounders of lifestyle e-tailer Yebhi.com. Sharad Agarwal, vice president and distinguished engineer at Flipkart who […]

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Exclusive: O2O startup Shopsity shuts down; founder joins Paytm

Danish AhmedYebhi.com co-founder Danish Ahmed’s second venture—Shopsity—also seems to have fizzled out. Shopsity followed an online-to-offline (O2O) retail model and connected customers to fashion retailers in their vicinity. Its website and app are no longer working. Moreover, according to Ahmed’s LinkedIn profile he has joined mobile wallet and e-commerce firm Paytm as vice president of O2O […]

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How Danish Ahmed is trying to turn the tables on e-commerce with Shopsity

VCCircle_Danish-AhmedDanish Ahmed does not believe that brick-and-mortar stores need to see the internet as an adversary. At a time when e-commerce seems to be luring customers with discounts and deals, especially in the metros, he says that the internet can be the biggest ally of offline retailers. And he is on his way to prove […]

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Yebhi’s co-founder Danish Ahmed quits to start Shopsity

Danish Ahmed, CEO of online fashion and lifestyle retailer Yebhi.com, has exited the company. He has started Shopsity Tech Pvt Ltd, a company that provides information on fashion products being sold in the users’ vicinity through an app. Ahmed terms Shopsity, the company’s Android-based app, as ‘anti-ecommerce’ play. Despite working in an e-commerce portal, he […]

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