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Prashant Kumar

Senior Director of Engineering

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WHO IS Prashant Kumar

Prashant heads Engineering for Advertisement, Merchandising and Digital Marketing at Flipkart.com. This encompasses the technology powered strategy for inorganic demand generation powered by a data driven ecosystem leading to an unified content exposure strategy for customers across all touch points. It lets Flipkart create the most relevant content for each of the customers, with seamless scaling and allows for cross channel global optimisation, fuelled by machine learning across the technology stack. Prior to that, he was responsible for Engineering and IT for Customer Experience (CX) at Flipkart.com. He led development of customer and agent facing engineering ecosystems to handle geographically segregated agent centres serving over 100,000 customer contacts/day. It involved creation of a technology fuelled multi channel strategy driven by AI and distributed computing to ensure CX team is able to support and drive the multi-folded growth Flipkart.com has achieved in online retail.

WHO IS Flipkart.com

Flipkart is an electronic commerce company headquartered in Bangalore, Karnataka. It was founded in October 2007 by Sachin Bansal and Binny Bansal. Flipkart has launched its own product range under the name "DigiFlip" with products including tablets, USBs, and laptop bags.As of April 2017, the company was valued at $11.6 billion.

Address: Cessna Business Park, Kaverappa Layout, Kadubeesanahalli, Belandur - Bangalore, Karnataka - 560103 (India)
Website: www.flipkart.com/
Phone: +91 99 728 48 410

My Sessions

Improving delivery experiences through mobile & tax automation


e-Commerce growth through adaptive mobile technology (Daniele Mensi, Prashant Kumar) Selling in the US and the need for Sales Tax Automation (Sacha Wilson)