Supply chain automation platform Bizongo has brought on board Tushar Kamat, former managing director, Accenture and CEO, Airtel Business, as chief business officer, said a statement issued today.
In his new role, Kamat will be responsible for business strategies, partnerships, marketing, monetisation, growth and global expansion at the firm.
His appointment comes at a critical juncture as the company looks at entering the unicorn club in early 2023. He has more than 25 years of experience in sales leadership, scaling business growth, and enabling business transformation by developing go-to-market strategies for generating revenue.
Kamat has been associated with firms like SAP, Accenture, Airtel, and TCS. In his most recent role as field operating unit head for India business at Automation Anywhere, he drove hyper-scale business growth by ~250% during the Covid era.
“Tushar joins us at a very exciting juncture in our growth journey. We are confident that his strategic outlook and growth mindset will help us achieve profitable business growth and create value for our customers and vendors. His ability to deliver large-scale impact will enable us to scale our vision faster and digitally transform vendor management and the entire supply chain for MSMEs,” said Aniket Deb, chief operating officer, Bizongo.
“I am confident about leveraging my diverse experience to transform and grow Bizongo’s business in India and globally,” said Kamat. He is also a co-founder and non-executive partner of Nyaasah Care, a social startup aimed at providing care with empathy for senior citizens leading a lonely life in India.