Category: Movers & Shakers

Alibaba-backed Lazada appoints Pierre Poignant as its new CEO, Lucy Peng steps down.

Lazada Group, Southeast Asia’s leading eCommerce firm, has announced, as part of succession planning in the group, that its Executive President Pierre Poignant will succeed Lucy Peng as Chief Executive Officer of Lazada Group with immediate effect. Peng will remain Lazada Group Executive Chairwoman. Poignant, who was appointed Group Executive President in August 2018, will…

PepsiCo VP and General Manager of Sales, Harsh Rai resigns.

Harsh Rai According to media reports, Harsh Rai, VP and General Manager of Sales, PepsiCo has resigned from his post, ending his long association (almost 17 years) with the company. Ajit Dheer, the current Managing Director of NourishCo, the joint venture between Tata- PepsiCo, will be succeeding Harsh Rai. A PepsiCo India spokesperson confirmed the…

Myntra chief Ananth Narayanan resigns, firm likely to dissolve CEO post.

Ananth Narayanan. The Chief Executive Officer of Myntra, Ananth Narayanan has stepped down from his post according to a Mint article. Myntra’s chief executive officer (CEO) Ananth Narayanan has resigned from his role with his position set to be abolished, and Flipkart executive Amar Nagaram has been tasked with heading Myntra, Mint reported. Myntra’s chief revenue…