Myntra’s Finance Head Prabhakar Sunder Quits
Prabhakar Sunder, Myntra’s head of finance, has quit the company. Sunder had joined Myntra in its early days and used to work closely with Mukesh Bansal. Besides finance, Sunder also headed the commercial and legal functions at Flipkart, with responsibilities including handling the strategic and corporate finance, according to the company’s website. Having worked at audit majors like PricewaterhouseCoopers and Deloitte, he has over 14 years of experience in the field of risk advisory services with. He has also worked with Southside Group of Companies and Boston Avenue Capital in his previous roles. Prabhakar is a certified chartered accountant.
Jabong Undergoes Leadership Changes
Saurabh Srivastava has quit as chief marketing officer at Jabong in less than five months of joining the online fashion portal. Srivastava had joined Jabong in October last year during the management churn following the exit of its founders Praveen Sinha and Arun Chandra Mohan.
On the other hand, Jabong has appointed former eBay executive Muralikrishnan B is as its chief operating officer. He will report to CEO Sanjeev Mohanty and will be responsible for overseeing the technology, product and digital marketing functions. Muralikrishnan is an alumnus of Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta (IIMC). In his previous role he was the COO of IndiaProperty, an online real estate portal, before which he co-founded Almond Wellness Tech Pvt Ltd, a startup in the digital health space. Previously, he had an eight-year-long stint with eBay where he was the country manager for India, Philippines & Malaysia, till he left the firm in 2013.
Aman Narain Joins As CEO Of BankBazaar.com International
BankBazaar.com has initiated its business expansion in Asia with special focus on Singapore. It has appointed Aman Narain as Chief Executive Officer for International Markets. He will help globalize the company’s made in India intellectual property. Narain was previously the Global Head of Digital Banking at Standard Chartered Bank, where he was responsible for all direct to consumer channels, including Online, Mobile & ATMs as well as all internal digital channels and social media. He is an International Relations & Economics honours graduate from Ohio Wesleyan University and has an MBA at INSEAD.
Qualcomm’s Senior-Director Finance Joins Indus OS
Indus OS, formerly known as Firstouch, appointed Qualcomm’s Senior Director-Finance Sanjay Somani as the Chief Financial Officer. Sanjay brings eighteen years of strategic and strong business understanding to Indus OS. His prior experience includes working in group financial management telecom, financial services and technology multinationals. During his stint as the Senior Director-Finance at Qualcomm, he has successfully built a team of dedicated finance professionals and exhibited his skills, abilities and knowledge and use of technology to contribute to drive bottom-line performance, process efficiency and improvements.
Farmville’s Mark Skagg Joins Moonfrog
Mark Skaggs, the co-creator of the popular game FarmVille has joined Bangalore-based Moonfrog Labs as a director. In his new role, he plans to develop new games for Indian smartphone users. After leaving Zynga, Mark Skaggs had remotely worked with Moonfrog Labs and will now join the startup’s leadership team. He will now help in launching new projects as well as mentor the founders.