wordpress blog stats
Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Moves digest: Aeris, Furlenco, CA Media Digital & Smartcooky

rishi bhatnagar

IoT solutions provider Aeris has appointed Dr Rishi Bhatnagar as president of operations of the Indian market, reports ET. He will be responsible for business growth, manage Aeris’ invstments, governance and stakeholder relationships in India. Dr Bhatnagar will also oversee Africa, Asia Pacific and Middle East operations. Marc Jones, Chairman and CEO, Aeris said, “Our business is expanding rapidly in all geographies, and we believe that India is on the cusp of explosive growth. Dr Bhatnagar’s experience and leadership will help to accelerate our momentum and strengthen relationships with our key stakeholders in India.”

Prior to Aeris, Bhatnagar worked with Tech Mahindra for over 5.5 years in various positions under digital enterprise, delivery and global engagements, before which he was with Perot Systems as a director for over 8 years.

***

ashwin venkatraman

Online furniture rental company Furlenco has appointed Ashwin Venkatraman as its new Chief Operating Officer, where he will look after expanding the company’s business operations. He will also be responsible for building the technology, growth and revenue and customer experience teams. Venkatraman joined Furlenco a year ago as the VP of products and technology. Prior to Furlenco, he headed publisher products and OEM solutions at InMobi and was director of mobile payments for about 4.5 years. He has also worked with Google and Infosys for 4 years and 2 years respectively, before which he had his own startup.

***

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

vivek jain

Chernin Asia Media Digital has appointed Vivek Jain as its CEO, reports VCCircle. Jain will be looking after building CA Media’s digital assets like Fluence and Wakau and expand the digital portfolio. Jain was the VP of products at Jio’s digital media for 2 years, before which he worked as the product and business head at Amazon for the same time. He has also worked with SMC Networks, Motorola Mobility, US Department of Commerce, Ashley Laurent and Illinois Institute of Technology in multiple positions for over 10.5 years.

***

sumeet singh

NDTV has appointed Sumeet Singh to head its yet unlaunched online marketplace for health foods Smartcooky, reports VCCircle. Singh will look after the marketplace health foods and personal care products in the company. Prior to joining Smartcooky, Singh was the founder and venture director of Rocket Internet AG for about 2 years, founder and CEO of Daraz BD for over 1.5 years and a management consultant with Bain & Company for over 3 years. He also had stints with Star India, Lamfa and Infosys.

Last month, Smartcooky raised an undisclosed amount of funds from Vandana Luthra, founder, VLCC, Rajan Anandan, vice president & MD of Google, Southeast Asia & India and other investors, at a valuation of $12 million.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.
Written By

I'm a MediaNama alumna from 2015-16 (remember TinyOwl?) now back to cover e-services like food and grocery delivery, app based transport and policies, platforms and media in India.

MediaNama’s mission is to help build a digital ecosystem which is open, fair, global and competitive.

Views

News

The US and other countries' retreat from a laissez-faire approach to regulating markets presents India with a rare opportunity.

News

When news that Walmart would soon accept cryptocurrency turned out to be fake, it also became a teachable moment.

News

The DSCI's guidelines are patient-centric and act as a data privacy roadmap for healthcare service providers.

News

In this excerpt from the book, the authors focus on personal data and autocracies. One in particular – Russia.  Autocracies always prioritize information control...

News

By Jai Vipra, Senior Resident Fellow at Vidhi Centre for Legal Policy The use of new technology, including facial recognition technology (FRT) by police...

You May Also Like

Advert

135 job openings in over 60 companies are listed at our free Digital and Mobile Job Board: If you’re looking for a job, or...

News

Rajesh Kumar* doesn’t have many enemies in life. But, Uber, for which he drives a cab everyday, is starting to look like one, he...

News

By Aroon Deep and Aditya Chunduru You’re reading it here first: Twitter has complied with government requests to censor 52 tweets that mostly criticised...

News

Google has released a Google Travel Trends Report which states that branded budget hotel search queries grew 179% year over year (YOY) in India, in...

MediaNama is the premier source of information and analysis on Technology Policy in India. More about MediaNama, and contact information, here.

© 2008-2021 Mixed Bag Media Pvt. Ltd. Developed By PixelVJ

Subscribe to our daily newsletter
Name:*
Your email address:*
*
Please enter all required fields Click to hide
Correct invalid entries Click to hide

© 2008-2021 Mixed Bag Media Pvt. Ltd. Developed By PixelVJ