Kalyan has been the CEO of Flipkart since Jan 2017 and joined Flipkart mid last year. This is his second stint with Flipkart. As CEO, Kalyan drives customer experience, development and management of the Flipkart talent & organization and is responsible for the Flipkart profit and loss account.
Previously, Kalyan was the Managing Director at Tiger Global Management till December 2016. He was Director, Finance - Portfolio Companies at Tiger Global Management before he moved to the MD role there.
Kalyan has been a finance professional throughout his career. He also worked as Director, Financial Planning & Analysis, Country Finance Director at eBay. Before that he was with Procter and Gamble in their Supply Chain Management.
Kalyan has an MBA from Asian Institute of Management. He is an avid reader and practices yoga.