Online classifieds, Quikr has appointed Rahul Tewari, former executive vice president of ICICI Securities, as its first Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Now he will head financial operations of the company.
Rahul comes on board with over 18 years of work experience in equity capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital, and private equity transactions.
“Rahul joins us at a time when our strategy of building transactional marketplaces focused on large verticals has been strongly validated and our competitive position is getting more dominant every quarter,” said Pranay Chulet, CEO & Founder of Quikr.
Before coming to ICICI, Rahul had worked at New York-based investment banking firms like Bank of America, Deutsche Bank and Royal Bank of Canada.
Apart from classifieds, Quikr has been expanding its domain to jobs, real estate and beauty services through various acquisitions in 2017. The company, which has over 30 million monthly users, is eyeing multi-fold growth in business this year.