MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA — SEPTEMBER 27, 2017 — Unbxd Inc. (unbxd.com), a leading cloud-based product discovery solution for eCommerce, welcomed Sanjay Singh as Chief Operating Officer today. He also joins the Board of Directors at Unbxd.
Singh, a former Senior Vice President at Akamai Technologies, takes on the challenge of driving the go-to-market strategy for Unbxd.
Unbxd recently raised $12.5 million in funding led by Eight Roads Ventures, the proprietary investment arm of Fidelity International Ltd.
“We are excited to welcome Sanjay to the Unbxd team,” said Pavan Sondur, Co-Founder and CEO, Unbxd. “His extensive experience in building and growing global businesses will accelerate our go-to- market strategy and continue to guide us to a leadership position as a cloud technology provider for eCommerce.”
According to Forrester, we are five years into the Age of the Customer. This new era of commerce highlights a generation of empowered customers who have a lot more choices and accordingly have much higher expectations. It is Singh’s customer-centric approach to business that promises to take Unbxd to the next level of growth. In a career spanning 18 years with Akamai Technologies Inc.— that saw Akamai grow from a $4M/year startup to a $2+billion/year internet technology giant — Singh helped establish and grow various GTM teams across global operations, including building and operating a global services organization dedicated to supporting even the largest and most demanding customers. He most recently served as Senior Vice President for Global Operations at Akamai.
“It is impressive to see what the team at Unbxd has already achieved for retailers within the IR 1000 list. Its solutions are meant for the next generation of digital commerce companies that understand the importance of catering to the modern customer. Today, over 40% of online buyers start the product discovery journey with search. The Unbxd platform focusses on enhancing product discovery by targeting the trifecta of digital retail — relevancy, personalization, and intent.” said Singh.
Unbxd is an AI-driven eCommerce search platform that understands shoppers’ intent and connects them to the products they are most likely to buy — across purchase journeys. Unbxd powers search for more than 1300+ eCommerce sites across 40+ countries. The Unbxd product discovery solution is custom-built to be deployed across verticals such as Fashion, Healthcare, Pharma, Autoparts, Home Decor, B2B, and Mass Merchants. For more information, please visit unbxd.com or follow them on LinkedIn.