Snapdeal.com appoints Former Bharti Retail and Barings Private Equity Executive, Aakash Moondhra as Chief Financial Officer
Snapdeal.com, e-commerce company has appointed Aakash Moondhra as the Chief Financial Officer. Aakash has over 15+ years of diverse experience in Banking, Corporate Finance and M&A, Strategy consulting and Private Equity. He has also been an entrepreneur and has worked extensively across Telecom, Technology and Retail industries.Aakash has been a part of the project team that concluded Bharti’s Alliance with Wal-Mart for Retail, and was also a part of the corporate strategy team during the merger of AT&T with SBC in USA. He held key roles in various teams at Barings Private Equity, Accenture, AT&T (Financial Leadership Program) BhartiAirtel&Bharti Retail, Nokia and I-Farm Ventures.
Aakash has completed his MBA from Southern Methodist University – Cox School of Business, Dallas, TX, USA in Finance & Strategy, is a Chartered Accountant and Company Secretary, and completed Advanced Strategic Management course from the University of Michigan.
Speaking about his appointment, Kunal Bahl, CEO of Snapdeal.com says, “As Snapdeal continues to scale rapidly and move into newer orbits, we believe that continuously augmenting the leadership team sets up the business for success. Aakash is joining Snapdeal in an exciting phase of hyper growth, and his wide experiences as a business operator and investor will be quite valuable.”
“I feel fortunate to be a part of the young, energetic and dynamic team at Snapdeal. These are extremely exciting times at the organization as we scale up rapidly with tremendous entrepreneurial zeal and vigour, and alongside, institutionalize systems & processes. I look forward to this next phase of growth” says Aakash Moondhra on his joining the team at Snapdeal.com.