New CEO of Flipkart: Binny Bansal [ Current Affairs ]
Executive Officer (CEO) from current post Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the company. He will replace Sachin Bansal (since inception of company) because he is appointed as newly-created post of Executive Chairman of the company. Binny Bansal will now provide strategic direction to the company and also mentor its senior leadership and look for new investment opportunities as CEO of company.
About Binny Bansal:
- Binny Bansal is Indian Software engineer and Internet entrepreneur.
- He was co-founder of Flipkart with Sachin Bansal.
- Prior to co-founding Flipkart, Binny was serving as global ecommerce giant Amazon for 9 months before he joining
- He was two times rejected by Google.
- He had completed his degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi.
- Published on: January 13, 2016