Snapdeal has announced the appointment of Animesh Sharma as Chief Technology Officer of the recently acquired Exclusively.com.
Prior to his current appointment, Sharma was working with Wize Commerce (formerly Nextag) for almost a decade where he served as Vice President – Engineering. He was responsible for managing all aspects of engineering, services and live site operations along with leading a team of 100+ engineers across multiple verticals. During his tenure at Wize Commerce, Animesh was instrumental in building and managing some of the most critical technology modules – Travel, Store and Mobile Application.
Rohit Bansal Co-Founder, Snapdeal said, “We are very happy to have Animesh on-board. He comes with 13 years of leadership experience in building scalable technology products, as well as talented engineering teams. Technology is at the backbone of companies like ours and we are confident Animesh’s rich experience in building technology platforms from scratch will complement Exclusively’s business expansion plans. At Exclusively, Animesh will be driving the technology and product functions to make it the most preferred online shopping destination for premium fashion in India.”
Speaking about his move Sharma said, “I am very excited to be a part of the enthusiastic, dynamic and vibrant team at Exclusively. The company’s vision to transform the premium online lifestyle shopping experience in India is quite inspiring. I look forward to building a highly scalable and innovative technology platform with the team.”
Sharma holds an Integrated Master’s Degree in Mathematics and Computing from IIT Delhi.