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Pine Labs appoints Flipkart’s Phanimohan Kalagara as its new CTO
Service provider commerce platform Pine Labs has introduced the appointment of Phanimohan Kalagara as its new CTO, stated a press release issued at the moment.
This growth comes at a time when the corporate has raised practically $800 million in lower than twelve months and is now trying to make inroads into the net funds area with the launch of Plural.
Kalagara has over 20 years of expertise of working with corporations in america and India. He has intensive expertise within the discipline of expertise, having labored in e-commerce, monetary expertise, and the CAD/CAM industries. He additionally brings experience in rising applied sciences like digital actuality.
“Now we have made a number of new appointments prior to now one yr to bolster our expertise capabilities. I’m delighted to welcome Phanimohan as the new CTO. Phani comes with a wealth of expertise in product and engineering and is the proper man to guide our expertise workforce throughout this thrilling section of development for the corporate,” stated B Amrish Rau, CEO, Pine Labs.”I’d additionally wish to acknowledge the position of his predecessor Sanjeev Kumar who will now transfer right into a new position throughout the firm and head the R&D vertical,” he added.
In his earlier stint, Kalagara was with e-commerce firm Flipkart the place he was the SVP of product and engineering. He has additionally spent 12 years with international fintech firm PayPal the place he was main product and engineering and spent practically eight years in america engaged on a number of key assignments for the corporate.
“With Pine Labs, I see an enormous alternative to make a considerable distinction to the way forward for service provider commerce in Asia. I’m lLooking ahead to being a part of this workforce that’s set to shift the fintech panorama in Asia,” stated Kalagara.
Integrated in Singapore, Pine Labs’ key traders embody Sequoia India, Actis Capital, Temasek, PayPal and Mastercard.