Snapdeal.com has announced the appointment Bhuvan Gupta as Vice President-Engineering. He will be working towards strengthening the company’s technology platform by building technology which further eases merchants to sell online. Snapdeal is revamping the engineering team in order to improve the customer and seller experience on the portal.
Speaking about the appointment, Rohit Bansal, Co-founder at Snapdeal.com, said, “We are thrilled to have Bhuvan join the Snapdeal family. Bhuvan comes with a rich experience and has been at the heart of key mobile and technology innovations in his previous organizations. Technology and innovation are at the core of our company, and we are positive that his passion for technology will ensure that Snapdeal continues to innovate and create life changing experience for buyers and sellers. His onboarding is in line with our plan of onboarding over 1000 of the top computer engineers in the country to make Snapdeal a technology powerhouse.”
Bhuvan has the experience of over 15 years and prior to joining Snapdeal he worked as the CTO for BSB Portal (JV between BSB and Yahoo Japan). He was part of the team which developed famous apps like Hike Messenger, Wynk Music and One touch internet.
Talking about his new role and responsibilities, Bhuvan Gupta said, “e-Commerce is one of the fastest growing sectors in the country today. I have closely followed Snapdeal’s growth story and it is great to see how the organization succeeded in building its technology as one of its core competencies. This is a great opportunity and I look forward to be a part of this company and contribute to Snapdeal’s vision of creating life changing experiences for buyers and sellers”.