MUMBAI, 20 MARCH 2015: TIMESAVERZ.COM, India’s first and largest on-demand home services platform, has announced the appointment of Prashant Kirtane (Co-founder & CTO, Travelmob.com) as its technology advisor. Prashant will be associated with Timesaverz in an advisory capacity and work with the leadership team to lay down its mobile-first marketplace product & technology strategy.
“Prashant’s experience in building game changing products, especially around mobile and marketplace, would be immensely helpful at a stage when Timesaverz is stepping up its mobile-first strategy,” said Debadutta Upadhyaya, Co-founder and CEO at Timesaverz.com.
Prashant Kirtane elaborated on what excited him about Timesaverz saying, “The segment of home services is disorganized and has been a market waiting to be tapped. Timesaverz is taking the right steps to ensure steady growth in the realm and making online ordering a hassle-free task for householders through the fast-penetrating reach of the mobile phone. It will be interesting to work with the team in order to scale their business portfolio and operations using the mobile-first concept and by developing a mobile app suite with advanced features.”
Prashant comes with over 16 years of experience with global technology companies such as Yahoo and Tata Infotech. Prashant has also been active as an angel investor.
Timesaverz delivers various services to one’s door step with its key areas encompassing cleaning jobs, handymen tasks, appliances repairs and services. Since its inception, it has expanded its orbit from Mumbai to three more cities. With a service range across 40 categories and network of over 1000 service partners, Timesaverz clocks an average of 1000 jobs a month.
It wished to significantly disrupt the home services market with superlative features offered by the Timesaverz mobile app suite which enables easy booking, tracking, payment process for a range of home services including a wallet option.