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Flipkart’s Ravneet Singh Phokela joins Ather Energy as business head

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MUMBAI: Flipkart former vice president and practice head of strategic brands groups Ravneet Singh Phokela has joined a Bangalore based start-up Ather Energy as chief business officer.

 

At Ather Energy, Phokela will oversee marketing, sales and customer experience.

 

Ather Energy CEO and co-founder Tarun Mehta said, “Ravneet brings valuable experience to Ather and will be an asset to the Management team. His knowledge in driving brand and customer experiences is significant and strategic, as we near the launch of our vehicle. We look forward to benefitting immensely from his expertise in building memorable brands.”

 

Phokela added, “Ather is poised to drive serious disruption, not just through an innovative product, but the way we plan to take it to market and engage with our consumers. It promises to be an exciting journey for the organisation as it unlocks new market opportunities, and I am looking forward to being a part of it.”

 

Phokela started his career at Lowe Lintas and moved on to join Whirlpool, where he headed marketing services for the home appliances brand. He later joined Nokia in London as global marketing director. Phokela also worked at Payback India as chief marketing officer and head of e-commerce.

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