Financial service company 5paisa Capital (5paisa.com), has announced leadership change. The company has appointed former Google, Uber and Amazon senior executive Narayan Gangadhar as Chief Executive Officer with immediate effect.
Gangadhar has over two-decades of experience, mostly with global tech giants, based out of San Francisco Bay Area in the US. He was the Head of Engineering at Uber.
Earlier, Gangadhar was a senior director at Google helming the cloud engineering and infrastructure domains, where he was responsible for all external facing cluster computing products as well as in charge of backend infrastructure. He also worked with Amazon as director of engineering. He started his career with Microsoft and worked in various engineering roles. Most recently, Gangadhar was CEO of Angel One.
The company has also onboarded Vikrant Birajdar as the new HR Head.
Birajdar who has more than 16 years of experience is skilled in human resources, personnel management, strategic HR, and performance management.
Prior to joining 5Paisa Capital, Birajdar worked with Kotak Securities as as Head - HR Business Partner, Talent Acquisition and Organisation Development. Previously, he had worked with Motilal Oswal Financial Services, Edelweiss Financial Services, and Tata Housing JV.