Tata CLiQ appoints Vikas Purohit as new COO

October 19, 2016 - India

Tata CLiQ, a new e-commerce portal by Tata Unistore has appointed Vikas Purohit as its new chief operating officer (COO). He will take care of the commercial and seller management functions at the company and will report to Ashutosh Pandey, CEO of Tata CLiQ. Purohit has an experience of over 10 years and has served as the head of Amazon’s fashion vertical.

Purohit is an alumnus of Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore. He has also worked at companies such as Paytm, Tommy Hilfiger, Reliance Brands and Madura Garments.

Tata CLiQ, launched over 4 months ago, is moving towards scaling up its business and strengthening its footprint in the highly competitive Indian e-retailing industry. It is working on bringing some of the best minds in the industry on board and building teams, said a leading daily quoting Tata CLiQ's spokesperson.

The e-commerce website sells apparel and footwear among other things. (KD)