Digital payment company, Paytm, has named Amit Sinha, Vice-President of business and human resources at parent company, One97 Communications, as chief operating officer (COO) at its e-commerce business Paytm Mall. Sinha will report to Vijay Shekhar Sharma, founder and CEO of Paytm.
According to a release, Paytm Mall's category leaders, logistics and operations functions will report to Sinha. He will be responsible for overall operations of Paytm Mall and expanding the team to ensure customers have access to the widest assortment of products.
Sinha has been associated with One 97 Communications since 2007 and has served across business process, human resources and finance functions.
Vijay Shekhar Sharma, Founder and CEO of Paytm, said, "At Paytm Mall, we are addressing a unique opportunity of giving small businesses and retailers access to mobile internet technology to address India's large mobile consumer base. Amit's experience in building businesses since their inception makes him our best choice to lead our commerce business."