basic info

http://www.snapdeal.com7 Years Old
1001-5000 EmployeesPrivate company

Snapdeal impact

Products available
Cities they provide service in
AC sold every minute
Pair of shoes sold every minute
No of mobiles sold every minute
No of Power Eyeglasses and ontact lenses available
Scorpios sold in an exclusive launch
Laptops sold every 2 minutes
Bikes sold in 7 hours
No of Refrigerator sold every 60 seconds
Sarees sold every 12 seconds

about Snapdeal

In February 2010, Kunal Bahl along with Rohit Bansal, started - India's largest online marketplace, with the widest assortment of 12 million+ products across 500+ diverse categories from thousands of regional, national, and international brands and retailers.

With millions of users and 150,000 sellers, Snapdeal is the shopping destination for internet users across the country, delivering to 5000+ cities and towns in India.

With its acquisition of Freecharge in 2015, a leading mobile transactions platform, Snapdeal has become the largest mCommerce company in the country.

In its journey till now, Snapdeal has partnered with several global marquee investors and individuals such as SoftBank, BlackRock, Temasek, eBay Inc., Premji Invest, Intel Capital, Bessemer Venture Partners, Mr. Ratan Tata, among others. credits:


To create India's most impactful digital commerce ecosystem that creates life-changing experiences for buyers and sellers. credits:


"Snapdeal aims at making life fun for consumers. We have a simple business philosophy; we just do not offer best prices, we offer great experiences! You do not need to spend a fortune to enjoy what you love; we are just a click away". credits:

Snapdeal story

The Start
Got launched as online deals merchant by Kunal Bahl and Rohit Bansal. credits:
Acquired Bangalore-based group buying site, credits:
Series A Funding - $10 Million
Attracted first investor, Nexus Venture, in Series A funding and received $10 million investment. credits:
Bagged Honor at IDMA 2011
Snapdeal won silver at the Indian Digital Media Awards 2011 organized by e4m for the Best Website service category. credits:
Adopted Village
Snapdeal adopted a village in Uttar Pradesh called Shiv Nagar and the village called itself Nagar since then. credits:
Series B Funding - $45 Million
Got $45 million more in series B funding as Bessemer Venture Partners jumps on the investment bandwagon. credits:
Red Herring Asia Awards 2011
Among group of 100 companies are the most innovative companies from a pool of hundreds from across Asia. credits:
Shut Down of Deals
Decides to shut down deals to become online marketplace offering products to consumers. credits:
Initiated Marketplace
Initiates marketplace as first 10 sellers come on board to sell their wares. credits:
Launched an app for windows phone
Snapdeal launches an app for windows phone to provide better shopping experience.
Snapdeal acquired an online sports goods retailer based out of Delhi. credits:
Launched Android App
Snapdeal launched android app to provide better experience for people with android OS smartphones credits:
Partnered with Tata Docomo
Snapdeal partnered with Tata Docomo and was able to reach a wider audience and enabled DOCOMO users to browse location based deals. credits:
Entered top Indian StartUps
Snapdeal entered into the list of startups which are considered as Top 10 Indian Startups. credits:
10000 Sellers
Closed the year with 1000 sellers on board selling their products. credits:
Tied up with Mahindra and Mahindra
Snapdeal tied up with Mahindra and Mahindra. It was the first time that a vehicle was sold online in India.
Launched TrustPay
Launches TrustPay - a consumer protection service. credits:
Snapdeal acquired, an online marketplace for Indian handicraft products. credits:
Tied up with Hero electric bikes
Snapdeal tied up with Hero electric bikes and became the first to venture into e-selling of vehicles in the industry
20k+ Sellers
Hits a milestone with 20k+ seller on board now credits:
Series C Funding - $134 million
eBay Inc invested $134 million(Rs.830 Crore) in SnapDeal. eBay invested $100 million and the rest $34 million from smaller existing investors like Nexus Venture Partners, Kalaari Capital, Bessemer Venture partners and Intel Capital. credits:
Doozton helps online product discovery in fashion & lifestyle categories, to help shoppers spot trending products and designs from online stores in India. credits:
Appointed new Head,Corporate Development
The company appointed Abhishek Kumar as the Head,Corporate Development who was made responsible for acquisitions, investment and deep partnerships that can lead to mergers fro Snapdeal. credits:
Partnered with Tata Value Homes
Snapdeal partnered with affordable housing company Tata Value Homes as it was looking to increase the spread of its offerings in a high stakes, winner-takes-all environment. credits:
Series Funding - $627 Million
Got a whopping $627 million funding from Japanese multinational corporation, Softbank credits:
Appointed new VP,marketing development appointed new Vishal Chadha as vice-president of marketing development to lead the company's business development and seller marketing efforts with the goal of bringing a million small and medium business to the platform. credits:
Acquired another lifestyle website, credits:
Entered best retail employer's list
The company became the first e-commerce company in India to enter the best employers' club. It is placed among the top 10 employers among retailers. credits:
Acquired Freecharge
Acquired Freecharge, India's leading website for online recharges. credits:
Appointed new Marketing Head
Snapdeal,com hired former Coca-Cola India and Glaxo-SmithKline(GSK) executive Idimadakala Srinivas Murthy as its senior vice-president, marketing to build a strong brand and increase efficiency in its marketing credits:
Tied up with Local Retail Stores
Snapdeal tied up legions of offline local retailers.Snapdeal started providing technology and logistics for retailers who want to go omni-channel with the company credits:
Appointed new CPO
Former Bharti Airtel Ltd. executive Anand Chandrasekaran with 15 years of experience in various top notch firms was named as the new Chief Product Officer at Snapdeal credits:

Snapdeal products & services

E-commerce seller

Sells Apparels,Fashion accessories, Footwear, Jewellery, Books, Movies, Toys, Beauty products, Health and Nutrition, Sports, Computer peripherals etc.. credits:


It provides online facility to recharge any prepaid mobile phone in India. The amount paid by the user for recharge is returned in form of shopping coupons of some of the top retailers in India, thereby making the recharge virtually free. credits:

Snapdeal team


Kunal Bahl

Past: MicrosoftEducation : BE-University of Pennsylvania, MBA - Wharton UniversityLocation: Delhi

Rohit Bansal

Past: Capital OneEducation : B.Tech& M.Tech-IIT DelhiLocation: Delhi
Sr. VP - Marketing

Sandeep Komaravelly

Past:, Analytics Quotient, Accenture, Dabur India LimitedEducation : BE-BITS Pilani ; MBA-XLRI JamshedpurLocation: New Delhi
Sr.VP-Electronics & Home

Tony Navin

Past: Grabbon, KPMG Advisory, Infosys Technologies Ltd.Education : B.Tech-Anna University ; PGDBM-XLRI JamshedpurLocation: New Delhi
Sr. VP-Product Management

Ankit Khanna

Past:, IVPEducation : B.Tech-IIT DelhiLocation:

Rishabh Arora

Past: OnMobile, Dishnet Wireless LimitedEducation : B.Tech-DAV college; PGDTM-Symbiosis International UniversityLocation: New Delhi
VP of Engineering

Gaurav Gupta

Past: Cisco,ScaleArc, CloudVelox, SymantecEducation : B.Tech-PICT, MS-University of MarylandLocation: Gurgaon

Snapdeal office photos

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Snapdeal office locations

Bangalore Office
Jasper Infotech Pvt Ltd, Salarpuria Supreme, 2nd Floor, West Wing, Outer Ring Road, Marathahalli,
Karnataka 560037
080 4660 3100
New Delhi Office
Snapdeal, No. 246, Okhla Industrial Estate, Phase-III
New Delhi
Delhi 110020
092126 92126
Ahmedabad Office, Vaishali Complex, Chimanlal Girdharlal Road, Ellisbridge
Gujarat 380009

New Delhi Office
Snapdeal Corporate Office, 28, Mohan Cooperative Industrial Estate
New Delhi
092126 93126
New Delhi Office
Snapdeal New Tech Office, 237, Okhla Phase II
New Delhi
Delhi 110020

Snapdeal amusing facts

First in India to sell Automobiles online
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      First in India to sell Automobiles online
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      A new product get added on Snapdeal every 30 sec
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      Men : Women employee ratio is 1 : 2
    4. 4
      Snapdeal has adopted village in Uttar Pradesh and residents have renamed the village to

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