Snapdeal Sr. VP finance joins TFS as CFO
Vivek Patankar joined Snapdeal in 2015 and also had an extensive stint at Unilever
Published - 02-August-2017
Travel Food Services (TFS), a Travel Retail Company, has appointed Vivek Patankar as its Chief Financial Officer.
With a strong background of working across a wide portfolio of brands, Patankar’s previous stint was as Sr. Vice President of Snapdeal since April 2015. Prior to this, he had an extensive stint at Unilever serving various verticals and his last role there was as Senior Finance Manager heading financial planning globally for a 50 Billion euro enterprise. Patankar is a qualified Chartered accountant and is an MBA graduate from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute in Management Studies
Commenting on strengthening the TFS team, Gaurav Dewan, Chief Operating Officer & Business Head of TFS, said, “Vivek’s experience of building financial infrastructure in a fast paced marketplace will add tremendous value to the company and our leadership team.”
Sharing his thoughts on his new role with TFS, Patankar said, “I am thrilled to join Travel Food Services, the leader in F&B across Travel Retail Industry, post working with global organisations like Snapdeal and Unilever. I hope to leverage my experience to set up world class best practices and partner in scaling up the business.”