Snapdeal.com has announced the appointment of Jeyandran Venugopal as the new Technology Advisor. Snapdeal is expanding its engineering team in order to improve customer and seller experience. Jeyandran will work closely with Snapdeal’s technology leadership team to scale up and further improve the underlying architecture and use his rich experience to make the Snapdeal platform future ready.
Speaking about the appointment, Rohit Bansal, Co-founder at Snapdeal.com, said, “We are thrilled to have Jeyandran as an advisor for the Snapdeal family. He comes with a rich experience and has played game changing roles in his previous organizations. Technology and innovation are at the core of our company, and we are positive that given his passion for technology, he will enable Snapdeal to continue to innovate and create life changing experience for buyers and sellers.”
Excited about the new role and responsibilities, Jeyandran Venugopal said, “e-Commerce is one of the fastest growing sectors in the country today. I find Snapdeal’s vision to be really inspiring and ambitious and am very excited to be a part of building world class products in India for Indian consumers and merchants. Having worked in the internet space for several years, I want to use my experience and knowledge of the product and technology aspect of this area in assisting Snapdeal to become the best technology platform in the country.”
Jeyandran bring along with him 16 years of experience in leading global technology companies like Amazon and Yahoo. He has been instrumental in building the right technology backbones and creating some of their core systems. At Snapdeal he will work in advisory capacity with the leadership team to lay down the strategic technology roadmap for the future.