BharatPe, QR code-based payment app for offline retailers and businesses has recently appointed Vijay Aggarwal as its chief technology officer. Prior to the appointment Aggarwal was vice president of technology at online supermarket Grofers and head of engineering at digital wealth management startup Syfe.
BharatPe recently closed a $75 million investment led by Coatue Management and Ribbit Capital. Aggarwal, an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Technology-Roorkee was appointed as the company aims for product development.
Vijay Aggarwal has over 13 years’ experience working with Ibibo, Bharti SoftBank and other enterprises
Commenting on the appointment, Ashneer Grover, co-founder and CEO at BharatPe said, “We process half a billion transactions annually already and are releasing new products every fortnight. Vijay brings in the required expertise and network to build a world class tech team at BharatPe to help us scale 10X from here.”
Vijay Aggarwal has over 13 years’ experience working with Ibibo, Bharti SoftBank and other enterprises and would lead BharatPe’s upcoming technology centre in Delhi.