Ambareesh Murty cofounded Pepperfry.com with his eBay India colleague Ashish Shah in July 2011. The e-commerce platform is an arm of Trendsutra Platform Services Pvt Ltd. With his rich repertoire of experience and skills, the Pepperfry CEO Ambareesh has created a special place for himself in the furniture vertical that is still away from the eyes of giants like Amazon, Walmart, and Alibaba. He has managed to gain support of investors like Bertelsmann and Norwest Venture Partners among others. It is his efforts that today his online home décor and furniture platform witnesses over 38 lakh registered users and over 50 lakh visits per month from India. Looking for the CEO’s email address, age, and net worth details? Read through this wiki!
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Salary & Net Worth – Investors, Funding, & Valuation
In the first half of 2022, Pepperfry is expected to go for an IPO. As per the speculations, the online furniture store could most likely become a unicorn, reaching more than one billion USD in valuation when it hits the market. Assuming Ambareesh would hold 10% stake in the company, his net worth could be estimated at around 100 million USD.
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Career & Education – Company, University, & College
Before he launched Pepperfry, Ambareesh already had a rich corporate career. He was Country Manager at eBay India, Philippines, and Malaysia from March 2008 to June 2011 and Director of Marketplace Development & User Experience from December 2005 to February 2008. Prior to that, he worked at Britannia Industries as Marketing Manager from June 2005 to December 2005. This aside, he also served Levi Strauss India Ltd. as Brand Leader from August 2003 to December 2003 and ICICI Prudential as VP Marketing and Customer Service from October 2001 to August 2003. His first job was with Cadbury India as Brand Manager, where he spent over 5 years from June 1996 to October 2001.
On an aside, the Pepperfry CEO Ambareesh had founded a content development and delivery company for training purpose in asset management space called Origin Sources in December 2003.
Ambareesh is an engineering and management graduate. He did his Civil Engineering from Delhi College of Engineering (1990 – 1994) and MBA from IIM-Calcutta (1994-1996).
Contact Ambareesh Murty – Email Address | Twitter | LinkedIn
Pepperfry CEO Ambareesh Murty’s Twitter profile is @AmbareeshMurty. Connect with him on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/ambareesh-murty-b35803. To contact over email try [email protected] or [email protected]
Wiki Trivia on Ambareesh Murty – Age, Wife, & More
At Pepperfry, Ambareesh (age 50) worked 12 to 14 hours a day with no holidays including weekends. The first time he took break from his intense work schedule at the venture was five years later, i.e. in 2016, for his marriage. A trekking enthusiast, Murty’s (age 49) favorite destination for winter vacations is Ladakh. He had one of his best trekking experiences in Zanskar Valley’s Chadar Trek (Ladakh).
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