Latest News – Paytm Mall the ecommerce company of Vijay Shekhar Sharma run One97 Communications has appointed of Amit Sinha as the Chief Operating Officer (COO).
Interestingly, till now Paytm Mall was run by Sharma and vice presidents handled different verticals within the ecommerce arm. However the company did not have any COO to head the whole operations.
“The ecommerce company till now was handled by the founder, however after Paytm Mall bifurcated into a separate entity and as the operations of One97 Communications have expanded, there is a need for a COO to head the ecommerce operations,” a source close to the company said.
Sinha would be responsible for overall operations of Paytm Mall and expanding the team to ensure customers have access to the widest assortment of products across categories, delivered quickly through an efficient and optimised partner logistics network.
Sinha who till now was the senior vice president of business, joined One97 in 2008. He has handled several key business roles in Paytm and helped implement critical business, HR and financial processes for the company.
“We are innovating on multiple aspects of business and offering newer business opportunities for sellers. Paytm Mall also aims to be the preferred destination for consumers looking for the largest selection of products being sold by trusted sellers,” Sinha said.
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