Rohit Bansal

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Rohit Bansal
Born Rohit Bansal
Malout, Muktsar District, Punjab, India
Nationality India
Citizenship Indian
Alma mater Indian Institute of Technology Delhi
Occupation COO Snapdeal
Known for co-founder of Snapdeal
Home town Malout, Muktsar District, Punjab, India
Spouse(s) Parul Bansal
Partner(s) Kunal Bahl

Rohit Bansal is an Indian entrepreneur, cofounder and COO of e-commerce platform Snapdeal.[1][2][3]

Early life[edit]

Bansal was born in Malout, Punjab India.[4] He completed his school education at Delhi Public School (DPS) New Delhi and got his bachelor's degree in engineering from Indian Institute of Technology New Delhi.[5]

Snapdeal[edit]

Bansal cofounded Snapdeal along with his school friend Kunal Bahl on February 4, 2010.[6][7]

Awards and recognitions[edit]

  • 1. BMA Entrepreneur of the Year 2014 [8]
  • 2. ET Top 50 Entrepreneur of India 2014[9]
  • 3. EY Entrepreneur of the year - Startup 2014 [10]

Family[edit]

His father was a grain merchant and mother a homemaker.[11] Bansal is married to Parul, who is an architect. He has 2 elder sisters, Chinkle Bansal and Twinkle Bansal [4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Snapdeal co-founders Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal too contribute in recent funding round". The Economic Times. Retrieved 3 March 2015. 
  2. ^ "Four Indian companies in top global start-up list". Business Standard. Retrieved 3 March 2015. 
  3. ^ "In the news". The Financial Express. Retrieved 3 March 2015. 
  4. ^ a b "Flipkart CEO wanted to be a gamer, Snapdeal chief a food and film critic". Business Standard. Retrieved 1 December 2015. 
  5. ^ "The Evolution of Snapdeal". Forbes. Retrieved 3 March 2015. 
  6. ^ "Supercharged". Business Today. Retrieved 3 March 2015. 
  7. ^ "Why start-up founders spend most of their time & energy on recruitment". The Economic Times. Retrieved 3 March 2015. 
  8. ^ "36th BMA awards". The Hindustan Times. Retrieved 3 March 2015. 
  9. ^ "ET Award". Orissa Diary. Archived from the original on 2 April 2015. Retrieved 3 March 2015. 
  10. ^ "EY entrepreneur of the year". The Financial Express. Retrieved 3 March 2015. 
  11. ^ "The More Things Change". Business Today. Retrieved 3 March 2015.