PropertyGuru Group deepens technology leadership with hire of eCommerce veteran as Chief Technology Officer

Real Estate Press Releases Thursday December 7, 2017 13:08
Bangkok--7 Dec--DDproperty.com

PropertyGuru Group, ("PropertyGuru" or the "Group"),Asia's leading online property company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Manav Kamboj as Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Manav brings to PropertyGuru extensive experience in the eCommerce, mobile, finance technology and software sectors, and will be responsible for the Group's technology and engineering functions across offices in Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia.

Manav leads a regional organisation of over 60 highly-talented engineers, software developers and data scientists who deliver technology solutions to address the ever-changing needs of home seekers, real estate agents and property developers across the region. Manav will partner with the product management team to drive PropertyGuru's industry-leading initiatives in artificial intelligence and augmented reality. His team will also be responsible for further developing the automation, scalability and security capabilities for the Group's platforms and operations.

Commenting on his appointment, Manav Kamboj said, "I look forward to contributing to Asia's largest online property group, and being part of the Guru family that has transformed the company from a start up to the high-growth proptech company it is today. I am excited to use technology as a key enabler to bring to consumers and business partners an enhanced experience in property search across the region."

Prior to joining PropertyGuru, Manav served as vice president and head of buyer product and technology at Snapdeal, one of the largest eCommerce players in India. At Snapdeal, he led the improvement of user experience for the buyers by revamping platforms, including apps and mobile

Manav also co-founded and was the CEO of LetsGoMo Labs (short for Let's Go Mobile), a leading mobile app development studio with operations in India and the United States. He grew the start-up to a hundred-strong team of specialists, enabling them to deliver best-in-class mobile experiences for some of the top ecommerce and consumer internet companies in India.

Hari V. Krishnan, Chief Executive Officer of PropertyGuru Group said, "I am delighted to welcome Manav to PropertyGuru. His impressive leadership experience in the technology sector will be an invaluable asset to our tech and product initiatives. I look forward to him helping us build a strong engineering culture here, to inspire our wonderful team of engineers. We share the same belief in the power of technological innovation to enhance consumer experiences, solve real customer problems and drive business growth."


Latest Press Release

Habitat Group Goes All Out With Mid-Year Sale Promotions Offering Best Of The Years Privilege Package Of Upto 1 Million Baht

Thailand's leading developer of premium property-for-investment, Habitat Group, is launching a special Mid-Year Sale Promotion for three of their premium residential property-for-investment projects in prime locations in Bangkok and Pattaya. The Mid-Year...

Photo Release: MQDC Open House @Whizdom Station Ratchada Thapra

MQDC, Magnolia Quality Development Corporation Limited led by Khun Assada Kaeokhiao (the 4th left), President of the Whizdom Brand, held an 'Open House' at Whizdom Station Ratchada-Thapra, which opened for the first time after its construction was...

One.Six Development unveils its masterpiece project THE STRAND THONGLOR worth 4.8 billion baht An ultra-luxury condominium in Thonglor that redefines modern luxury and craftsmanship

- New generation of real estate developer that is anything but conventional, setting new standard through its Ultra-Luxury Project development - High-rise ultra-luxury condominium under the concept "Essentially More" for the new generation, highlighting...

Regus supports Chiang Mais growing MICE industry with new ICON Park location

Businesses and entrepreneurs can benefit from flexible workspaces in Thailand's up-and-coming MICE hotspot, Chiang Mai Regus, the world's largest provider of flexible workspace solutions, opens its 20th location in Thailand on the 2nd floor of ICON...

Ananda Development PCL delivers second quarter profits up 109% on previous year and 303% up on previous quarter.

Ananda Development PCL delivers second quarter profits up 109% on previous year and 303% up on previous quarter. Announces record backlog and maintains guidance for the year's transfers unchanged at 38 billion Baht. Announces record interim dividend, up...

Related Topics