Snapdeal appoints Jason Kothari as CEO of FreeCharge

Posted on:21 Mar 2017 09:27:59
Snapdeal appoints Jason Kothari as CEO of FreeCharge
21 March 2017 Current Affairs: E-commerce firm Snapdeal has announced the appointment of Jason Kothari as the Chief Executive Officer of its digital payment platform FreeCharge and a commitment to invest an additional $20 million in the company.

In addition to taking on the role of CEO, Jason will continue his key leadership role as Chief Strategy and Investment Officer at Snapdeal.

Most recently, Kothari was CEO of Softbank-backed online real estate company Housing.Com, where he led the successful turnaround of the company from a position of distress to a market leader in one-and-a half years using organic and inorganic growth.

Prior to joining Housing.Com, Kothari was CEO and Vice Chairman of character-based entertainment company Valiant Entertainment.

Kothari said the digital payments space in India is forecasted to be over $1 trillion by 2025.
E-commerce firm Snapdeal has announced the appointment of Jason Kothari as the Chief Executive Officer of its digital payment platform FreeCharge and a commitment to invest an additional $20 million in the company.

In addition to taking on the role of CEO, Jason will continue his key leadership role as Chief Strategy and Investment Officer at Snapdeal.

Most recently, Kothari was CEO of Softbank-backed online real estate company Housing.Com, where he led the successful turnaround of the company from a position of distress to a market leader in one-and-a half years using organic and inorganic growth.

Prior to joining Housing.Com, Kothari was CEO and Vice Chairman of character-based entertainment company Valiant Entertainment.

Kothari said the digital payments space in India is forecasted to be over $1 trillion by 2025.

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