In a bid to fortify its leadership team further, BharatPe has appointed Suhail Sameer as Group President. Suhail along with Chief Executive Officer (CEO) & Co-Founder Ashneer Grover will have overall responsibility for building the organization, merchant network, business, and revenue.
An IIM Lucknow and Delhi College of Engineering alumnus, Suhail is the first Group President at BharatPe and all the CXOs will report to him. Suhail holds strong experience of working with companies from the Consumer (FMCG, retail) and consumer technology sectors, and with Institutional investors.
Ashneer Grover, Co-Founder & CEO, BharatPe, said, “I am super excited to welcome Suhail Sameer in his new role as the Group President. Suhail is a top-class professional operator and has remarkable track record of delivering – whether it is building businesses ground up or managing conglomerates. The Founders and the Board are extremely excited to entrust Suhail with building the business and revenue on back of BharatPe’s brand and network, that has been created over last 2 years. Look forward to him leading us to 10X growth from here on.”
Suhail Sameer, Group President, BharatPe, said, “There is hardly another startup better positioned to solve merchant’s capital and payment requirements in the country than BharatPe. I have been in touch with Ashneer and the team for over a year now, and I have immense conviction in the mission of the company. BharatPe has emerged even stronger from the current COVID scenario, doubling its market share, which is truly remarkable.
I am excited to work with BharatPe team and Ashneer to build a category leading business with best in class economics.“, Suhail added.