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    Snapdeal pulls in another Bharti exec to lead product development


    In the latest development in a string new top-drawer corporate recruitments, e-commerce marketplace Snapdeal has appointed ex- senior executive as its chief product officer. Snapdeal had recently brought in former head of contact experience at Bharti Airtel Jayant Sood as chief customer experience officer.

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    “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,” , co-founder and chief operating officer, Snapdeal, said.

    Before Bharti Airtel, Chandrasekaran was senior director with internet giant in California, USA. Prior to , he was director of product at Openwave. In 2001, Chandrasekaran had co-founded Aeroprise, said to be the world’s most widely deployed mobility solution for IT service management.

    Chandrasekaran holds a MS in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University and a BS in Communications Engineering from PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore.
    Chandrashekharan will be joining an illustrious line-up of new top-management recruitments at Snapdeal, including , VP – engineering, ex-Yahoo executive Jeyandran Venugopal, Technology Advisor and Bhuvan Gupta, also VP – engineering.