Prateesh Chouhan quits Vdopia, plans to startup mobile design lab
Preetesh Chouhan, Senior VP, APAC for Vdopia Media has quit the company, reports TechCircle. Chouhan is planning to start up a mobile design lab by April this year, adds the report. Chouhan has spent close to four years in Vdopia as its Vice President, and sales head for the APAC region. He took care of the company’s expansion in to South East Asia, and other sales-related operations. Prior to joining Vdopia, Chouhan was the national ad sales head at SIFY Technologies.
CarDekho appoints Pawan Chawla as head of IT operations
Automobile portal CarDekho has appointed Pawan Chawla as its Head for IT–related operations, the company said in a press statement. Before joining CarDekho, Chawla was the head of IT operations with travel and bookings portal Yatra.com. He had also previously been associated with several organizations such as Bertelsmann Marketing and American Home Mortgage Servicing, heading their IT infrastructure.
QiK Stay appoints Pramod Daahiya as VP for business development
Delhi-based Hotel aggregator QiK Rooms, which operates the QiK Stay brand, has appointed Pramod Dahiya as Vice President for business development operations, reports TechCircle. Dahiya was formerly the Director of sales operations with hotel chain Hilton Hotels. At QiK Stay Dahiya will be focusing on regulating partner hotels’ service quality standards, and expanding the QiK Stay’s chain of operations to more locations. In October last year, QiK Stay raised $250,000 in funding from ID Enables.
GetCarXpert appoints Lalit Bhasin as new CTO
Car maintenance and spare parts provider, GetCarXpert.com has appointed Lalit Bhasin as their new CTO, the company said in a press statement. Bhasin will work on bettering customer experience and other technical operations. The startup was founded by Navneeth Singh and Abhijeet Singh in October 2015. Previously Bhasin has held different roles in leading, developing, deploying and supporting full product life cycles of scalable, and distributed web services and other software solutions.
Quixey promotes Rajat Mukherjee as new CTO
Mobile app search service Quixey has promoted Rajat Mukherjee to Chief Technology Officer (CTO), the company said in a press statement. In the new role, Mukherjee will lead product and engineering operations, and also look into the company’s mobile app experience. Prior to this, Mukherjee served as VP for Product development at Quixey. This month Quixey raised $60 million from Alibaba, Softbank and others.