Apurva Venkat

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Amazon India wants to become an insurance agent

Ecommerce giant, Amazon plans to foray into insurance business soon. The move comes after competitors Flipkart and Paytm also ventured into the business. 

Government asks RBI to identify PSU banks that can be merged

Government has asked the Reserve Bank of India to identify and prepare a list of government controlled lenders that can be merged together.

Venkatesh Sivasundravel quits as CIO of Air Works Group

Sivadundravel joined Air Works as the CIO three years back. He worked on the development of an MRO software for the company. 

Uma Talreja quits Raymond; moves back to Shoppers Stop 

Uma Talreja, who was the CDO at Raymond, has quit and rejoined Shoppers Stop as the Chief Marketing officer.

Vistara introduces RADA humanoid to help passengers

Vistara Airlines has installed RADA, a humanoid at Indira Gandhi International Airport (Delhi) to greet and assist passengers with their requirements. 

AI skilling needs inorganic and planned strategy : Prashant Pradhan, IBM

Prashant Pradhan, CTO, IBM talks about the AI, Block chain and startups. Pradhan gives a road map for AI and cloud. 

Julen C Mohanty quits JP Morgan Chase & Co 

Julen C Mohanty was the VP-Global Technology at JP Morgan Chase & Co, and will be joining a European investment bank as director. 

Ashish Mathur joins Allcargo as Group CIO

Ashish Mathur has over two decades of experience and his previous stint was at Maserk GSC as the CIO. 

Google, Facebook sued for GDPR non-compliance 

The lawsuits were filed by Max Schrems, Austrian privacy activist. Schrems seeks a collective fine of USD 8.8 billion if the companies are found guilty.

Raymond’s virtual mirror gives customer a digitized experience in store

Raymond is currently running a pilot version of using virtual mirrors in their brick and mortar stores. This gives the customers a view of how the finished suit will look on them.

 

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