MobiKwik has appointed Virender Bisht as its new Chief Technology Officer. He will be taking care of all the aspects of product research and development, user experience design and tech infrastructure. This new appointment is part of the company’s plan of expansion. In the coming months, the company is also planning to hire a Chief Marketing Officer, Head of Business Development & Partnerships and Head of Products.
Speaking about the appointment, Bipin Preet Singh, Founder CEO, MobiKwik said, “Bringing Virender on board as the Chief Technology Officer is one of our many steps towards constantly enhancing the technology behind our product. We are a product focused startup, and we believe that creating wow payment experiences for our consumers will result in strong acceptance of our Digital Wallet. With Virender’s background, we are certain that he will play a critical role in creating a robust Engineering team and a culture of Excellence at MobiKwik, which will further reflect in our product. We are aggressively hiring and plan to double the strength of our technology team of Android engineers, Java engineers, Server engineers, UI frontend engineers, and UX designers.”
Excited about the new role and responsibility, Virender commented, “I am excited to join MobiKwik at a stage when it is evolving into the next level of growth. My aim is to leverage my experience to develop high quality products for MobiKwik that provide delightful experiences to our customers – every single time. Together, with the rest of my team, we envision building technology solutions that reflect the MobiKwik commitment to quality, speed and reliability in the finest of details as we stand committed to our goal of a Mobile Wallet for every Indian.”
Prior to joining MobiKwik Virender worked with MakeMyTrip.com as VP technology. He brings along with him 14 years of diverse experience in creating world-class software products at MakeMyTrip, Educomp, Studyplaces.com, TribalFusion, Exponential, and TCS.