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Myntra hires top managers in last 3 months to expand its online business

Online fashion etailer Myntra has hired half a dozen top managers in the last three months to expand the scope of its business in India’s fast growing online fashion industry.

Recently, the company hired Amazon India’s director of last mile operations, Manpreet Ratia to head HR and new initiatives. Prior to Amazon, Manpreet spent over seven years with Citibank where he was managing director and Asia COO for Citi Treasury and Trade business based in Hong Kong. Manpreet has spent over eight years with GE where he carried out a variety of leadership roles in Human Resources, Six Sigma and Business Development. Manpreet has also worked with Nestle India , Oberoi Hotels among others, earlier in his career.

“With the diverse experience that Manpreet brings, he will further strengthen the management team and build Myntra’s young, meritocratic and open work culture to the next level,” said Ananth Narayanan, CEO of Myntra in a press release.

In the past three months, the Flipkart’s fashion arm has hired Sharath Bulusu as VP- Product for strengthening its product team from UK-based where he was Chief Product Officer.

Myntra has also poached talents for its product & engineering teams – Ravdeep Chawla from FreeCharge, Mangesh Dalvi from Xiaomi , Sumit Borar from eBay, Rohit Chauhan from 24/7 and Aditya Singh from Open Table.