Jason Kothari takes charge as CEO- FreeCharge
After a nine-month stint at Snapdeal-owned digital wallet FreeCharge, Govind Rajan has stepped down as CEO of the company. The exact reasons for the resignation remains unclear. Confirming the update, Snapdeal’s CEO and Co-Founder Kunal Bahl said, “Govind has brought incredible energy and focus in growing FreeCharge. The pace of progress will continue with the strong team that he has built. I am sure he will bring the same level of passion and resolve to whatever he chooses next.
I wish him the very best.” In May 2016, Rajan was elevated to the post of CEO from COO of the company. He had also served as the CEO of Airtel Money in past. Rajan in a statement said, “It has been a unique privilege to helm FreeCharge in these exciting times of rapid growth and user focused innovation. I am confident that FreeCharge will achieve still greater heights under its incredibly talented team and I look forward to facilitating the transition over the next few weeks.”
Mr. Jason Kothari has been Chief Strategy & Investment Officer of Jasper Infotech Private Limited since January 16, 2017. Mr. Kothari has been an Advisor of Locon Solutions Pvt. Ltd. since January 2017. Mr. Kothari’s responsibilities include leading strategy, corporate development (including all investments and strategic partnerships), raising new capital for the Jasper Infotech Private, portfolio management and overseeing companies that Snapdeal wholly owns or has invested
IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Jason Kothari the very best.