The leading Indian e-commerce portal Snapdeal has announced the appointment of Anand Chandrasekaran as the new Chied Product Officer. Prior to joining Snapdeal he was associated with Bharti Airtel, where he was responsible for product conceptualization, design and delivery as well as driving strategic technology partnerships, driving product strategy and roadmap.
Speaking about the appointment, Rohit Bansal Co-Founder, Snapdeal said, “We are very excited to have Anand on-board. He comes with 15 years of rich experience in building world class products for at scale digital businesses. Snapdeal is in a phase of hyper growth and I believe under Anand’s leadership we will set new benchmarks for intuitive and highly engaging products not just within India but globally as well.
Excited about the new role and responsibilities, Anand said, “I am truly excited to be a part of the young and dynamic team at Snapdeal. The company’s vision to solve a real and existing challenge in the country – that of access for consumers and of reach for small and medium businesses is very inspiring. I look forward to working towards building a highly scalable, sustainable, innovative and future ready technology platform that will be seen as an example for others to emulate in the years to come.
Anand has 15 years on experience in this field and has also been named as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum.