Sameer Nigam is the Co-founder & Chief Executive Officer at PhonePe. Before starting PhonePe, Sameer along with PhonePe co-founder Rahul Chari started digital content distribution platform, Mime360, in 2009. Mime360 was acquired by Flipkart in October 2011, and the 12-member team got absorbed by Indian ecommerce giant, Flipkart. A Wharton School-alumni, Sameer overlooked multiple functions including Business Development, Digital distribution and Marketing during his stint at Flipkart. In his last role, he left Flipkart as the Senior Vice President of Engineering.