Tag: co-founder

VerSe Innovation lays off 150, announces pay cuts

VerSe Innovation — the parent company of Dailyhunt, the news aggregator and Josh, the short-video platform, and the operator of the PublicVibe, the hyperlocal...

LocoNav appoints Manav Jain as CHRO

LocoNav, the AI-driven full-stack ?eet software company, has appointed Manav Jain as chief human resource officer. In this role, Jain will be responsible for creating...

“Achieve BMI less than 25, get bonus”: Zerodha CEO to employees

Nithin Kamath, co-founder and CEO, Zerodha, has come up with a unique way to encourage his staff to stay fit and healthy. He has...

Moneyboxx plans to double its workforce by 2023

Moneyboxx Finance or Moneyboxx, an NBFC that provides small ticket-based loans to micro and macro businesses has announced that it’ll hire 300 new employees...

Darwinbox: There’s a new entrant in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant...

A disruptor in the Cloud HCM space, Darwinbox makes its debut into Gartner’s Magic Quadrant (MQ) for Cloud HCM suites for 1000+ employee Enterprises....

EasyEcom to expand team by 150+ in 6 months

EasyEcom, the omnichannel inventory management and e-commerce solution provider, plans to strengthen its tech, customer success, sales and marketing teams by adding over 150...

AdmitKard to increase its headcount by 150%

AdmitKard, an edtech company for higher education solutions, with more than 100 employees, has decided to ramp up its hiring activity. The firm plans...

Navia Life Care to hire 100 by October

Navia Life Care, a startup in the healthcare ecosystem, is all set to build new verticals and expand into new territories covering all major...

Fynd to hire 280 employees this year

Fynd, an omnichannel platform providing tech solutions to retailers, is looking to scale up recruitment. Even during the pandemic, the Company managed to take...

Unnati to hire 300 across verticals by FY22

Unnati, the fintech-driven agriculture ecosystem, plans to add 300 employees to its existing team of 199, in a year’s time. The platform will hire...

Classplus launches wellness program for its employees

Classplus, an industry-leading e-commerce enablement platform for coaching centers, solo tutors and online content creators, has recently launched an emotional wellness program called Classplus...

Multiplier raises US$4 million, facilitates hiring of quality global talent

Multiplier, the Singapore-headquartered professional employment organisation (PEO), has managed to raise US$4 million in funding, led by Sequoia Capital India’s Surge. The startup founded...

Akriti Chopra elevated to CPO & co-founder, Zomato

Akriti Chopra, former chief financial officer, Zomato, has been elevated to the position of chief people officer and co-founder of the food aggregator. Chopra...

Mamaearth appoints Karan Bajwa as VP-HR

A post graduate in HR from the Symbiosis Centre for Management and Human Resource Development, Bajwa started his career in 2013, when he joined...

Scaler to spend Rs 1 cr. to empower, upskill women techies

Edtech startup, Scaler, has announced the launch of Scaler Include, a programme aimed at enhancing female participation in India’s tech workforce. The programme offers...

AI-driven employee experience platform raises $8M in funding

Artificial intelligence (AI)-powered employee experience platform, Leena AI, has received US$ 8 million in a Series A funding, led by Greycroft. The funds will...

Google employees  protest against mass layoffs

Google, the tech giant, recently fired approximately 12,000 employees in January, which resulted in protests from workers in both the US coasts. The workers...

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GNIDA terminates the services of 49 employees

The Greater Noida Industrial Development Authority (GNIDA) has terminated the services of 49 contractual employees after an investigation uncovered irregularities in their appointment process....

How laid-off tech talent can be leveraged by non-tech sectors

In recent months, the tech industry has seen a significant number of layoffs as companies adjust to the economic impact of the pandemic. While...

41 companies have a woman CEO: Report

That organisations across the world are doing their bit to ensure equal representation and parity is clear from the 2023 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (GEI)....

Additional fines for violating worker safety regulations: Amazon

The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued citations to three Amazon warehouses for hazardous working conditions leading to serious worker injuries. Inspectors...

DIALOGUE

EQ, IQ & empathy define the success of a CEO

Q. You spent 16 years at LIC before moving to a corporate role at ICICI Prudential. Now, 22 years on, I am still curious...

“The big change has been that we have moved from jobs to skills,” Amaresh...

Q. How would you define the culture at GE? A. Having been present in this region since 1902, GE has been around for 120 years....

“Being good to everyone is being unjust to performers,” Mathew Job, CEO, Crompton

Q. In today’s times, what’s more challenging for a CEO like you — profit & business growth, talent & people, diversification, compliance or managing...