Gaurav Kachru is the new Chief Executive Officer of leading group buying portal DealsAnd You and will be based out of Gurgaon. Prior to this, Gaurav has led New Business Incubation & Corporate Development functions across the Smile Group which has businesses with Yahoo!, ScanGroup, Group Buying Global AG & Brand Alliance Network (Private Shopping). Gaurav has been instrumental in the growth of FashionAndYou.com, which is setting new milestones on month-on-month basis, he is an integral part of Deals And You.com as a Co-Founder since its acquisition and integration.
Gaurav has led the Manpower Inc’s Global Accounts business in 14 countries across Asia Pacific. Gaurav also had a decade long stint with General Electric in his last assignment, Country Director with GE Transportation in India, helping grow sales for the locomotive business. He was part of the team that built & sold GE Capital International Services (GECIS), now Genpact LLC to GAP & Oakhill Capital in the largest transaction in the BPO industry in India. He has represented GE in Government of India sub-committees (Task Force on HRD for IT & ITES) & various state government engagements. Gaurav is an MBA in Finance & International Business from Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai. He is also a certified Six Sigma professional. Nov 22 2010