Gyanesh Sharma comes on board as AVP – Engineering
New Delhi, October 1, 2015: India’s first and the largest managed marketplace, ShopClues, announces the appointment of Gyanesh Sharma as its AVP – Engineering. Gyanesh, a truly new-age technology expert, joins ShopClues from PayU India where he was the Director of Engineering. At ShopClues, Gyanesh will spearhead the technology team and will be looking to develop a robust cloud-based e-commerce operating platform that empowers ShopClues sellers in increasing their business outreach and volume and delivers augmented value to customers.
Speaking on the appointment, Sanjay Sethi, Co-founder and CEO, ShopClues.com commented, “Gyanesh brings on board a perfect blend of extensive experience and a fresh approach to technology that is firmly attuned to the needs of the future. He is amongst the youngest achievers in the space, having developed and implemented innovative technology-based business solutions throughout his career. The superlative buyer-facing aspect of ShopClues that one sees today is just the tip of the iceberg. We aim to raise the bar tremendously as far as the cloud-based operating system goes and Gyanesh is just the right person to lead the change from the front.”
Gyanesh Sharma said, “I’m thrilled to come on board at a fast-scaling company such as ShopClues. It has quickly established itself as a leading player in the e-commerce segment on the back of an innovative technology infrastructure. As a new-age tech guy, I will be looking at further creating a team of rocket scientists who will simplify interfaces and create systems that can be run by 3-year olds. We are committed to enhancing merchant convenience tremendously through this endeavour and making ShopClues the Google Play Store of e-commerce.”
An alumnus of the prestigious IIT-Delhi, Gyanesh has worked in various capacities with technology-based companies in a career spanning nearly a decade. His most recent association was with PayU India where he was instrumental in supporting and updating PayU’s payment infrastructure leading to the highest transactional success rate in the market. Continuing in the same vein of innovation, Gyanesh will be looking to open the ShopClues platform to tap excellent developer talent and solve the ecosystem challenges that exist in conducting business in the digital world.