Swiggy the Online food delivery start up announced Mr. Vivek Sunder as their first COO on Monday. The man was an ex Procter & Gamble (P&G) executive where he held the position of managing director for P&G’s East Africa operations. [caption id="attachment_41446" align="alignnone" width="614"] Source[/caption] According to the company’s statement, Sunder will be responsible for Swiggy’s operating units and effective immediately, will be in-charge of developing and executing Swiggy’s strategic direction and priorities. He has over 20 years of experience in the FMCG industry, and has been working at the intersection of business and technology across several leadership roles and geographies.
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,said Sunder, COO, Swiggy in a statement.
I am extremely energized to help lead the company to its next phase of innovation and growth tied with operational excellence.“Swiggy’s strength lies in the quality and talent of our team, which has received an incredible boost with Vivek coming on board,” said Sriharsha Majety, chief executive of Swiggy in a statement.
I am confident that his proven track record and extensive experience, coupled with a laser-focus on industry-leading operational practices will drive and extend Swiggy’s upward trajectory,-he added.