In a recent development, food delivery platform Swiggy has announced the appointment of Vivek Sunder as Chief Operating Officer. Having spent over two decades in the FMCG industry, Sunder joins as the company's first COO.
Sunder will be responsible for the company's operating units and be tasked with accelerating Swiggy's mission of making the lives convenient and hassle-free.
"Swiggy's strength lies in the quality and talent of our team, which has received an incredible boost with Sunder coming on board," says Sriharsha Majety, CEO, Swiggy. "I am confident that his proven track record and extensive experience, coupled with a focus on industry-leading operational practices will drive and extend Swiggy's upward trajectory," Majety adds.
Sunder will be in-charge of developing and executing Swiggy's strategic direction and priorities to drive organizational growth and operations.
"It is impressive to see just how much Swiggy has been able to achieve in less than four years through an obsessive focus on the consumer and flawless last-mile execution. I am extremely energized to help lead the company to its next phase of innovation and growth tied with operational excellence," Vivek Sunder, COO, Swiggy says.
Prior to his appointment at Swiggy, Sunder was managing director, P&G, East Africa.First Published : July 02, 2018 03:39 PM