Matrix, Snapdeal founders back hiring startup 'Belong'
The recruitment startup gains insights into whether professionals are passively open to new opportunities by analyzing their presence across the internet.
Economic Times launches India’s first Startup awards
In the run-up to the jury meeting, ET will run a series of articles on starting up, and ...
Snapdeal gets onboard Twitter’s Rahul Ganjoo as part of its technology team
Snapdeal, India’s largest online marketplace, has snapped up form...
Snapdeal acquires Hyderabad-based MartMobi
Snapdeal has acquired Hyderabad-based mobile technology startup, MartMobi for an undisclosed amount, a move that will help the firm strengthen its mobility platform for merchant partners.
Fidelity PE invests in consumer tech market in India
It recently pumped $9-mn in hyper-local logistics service provider Shadowfax and $15 mn into online marketplace for used two-wheelers CredR.
Snapdeal appoints former Adobe executive Rajiv Mangla as CTO
Mangla joins Snapdeal after a decade long stint at Adobe Systems where he recently served as vice president, engineering and digital marketing.
How $450-million Snapdeal-Freecharge deal was clinched
After an exclusivity period of 21 days, the deal was closed for an estimated $450 mn. The largest ecommerce buyout had been signed without a single investment banker involved.
US-based Headout raises $1.8 mn from Version One Ventures, 500 startups and Nexus Venture Partners
Snapdeal has bought 8 companies in 5 years since its launch and plans to bolster resources further to take on Flipkart & Amazon in ecommerce industry.
VCs rush to local and home services mobile marketplaces
Risk investors are rushing to fund a clutch of early-stage mobile marketplaces in the local and home services space.
Snapdeal replaces yearly employee appraisal with trimester reviews
Snapdeal is replacing annual employee appraisals with trimester reviews, as one year becomes too long a period to evaluate staff performance
Ola founder-investors may drive into riches post funding
When the four-year-old Ola acquired smaller rival TaxiForSure in February, it was estimated to be worth about $1.4 billion.
Snapdeal appoints Animesh Sharma as CTO of exclusively.com
Animesh’s experience in building technology platforms from scratch will complement Exclusively’s business expansion plans, said Rohit Bansal.
Snapdeal appoints Animesh Sharma as Exclusively's chief technology officer
Snapdeal's co-founder Rohit Bansal said in a release that at Exclusively, Sharma will be driving technology and product functions.
Plan to attract top talent to Snapdeal, says new product head Anand Chandrasekaran
The 36-year-old, who, prior to joining Airtel, was with online search giant Yahoo, has also had an entrepreneurial stint, having co-founded Aeroprise.
What's in a name? Jabong named after an evergreen plant; Ola has a Spanish connect!
A tropical fruit or a tomato with zing? When it comes to brand monikers, India's e-commerce companies prefer the unusual.
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