Bottom Line: Vineet Singh will also play an advisory role and work closely with the management team.¬†
Housing.com¬†¬†has received an investment of an undisclosed amount from¬†Vineet¬†Singh, former business head of¬†99Acres.com.¬† As part of Info Edge’s executive leadership team for a decade,¬†Vineet¬†built 99Acres.com and Naukri.com from start-ups to scaled companies with strong sales capabilities, and he¬†will now closely work with the Housing.com management team in a senior advisory role.
Vineet¬†has a proven track record in the offline and online space¬†to deliver high-growth results.¬† Having spent a decade in the online space,¬†he¬†is a specialist in B2B and B2C marketplaces.¬† Prior to joining Info Edge,¬†Vineet¬†worked with Xerox and Thomas Cook and is an expert in the areas of¬†strategic planning, large-scale execution, and sales & operations management.
Currently, Vineet is co-founder, CEO & MD of Buildczar.com, India’s largest marketplace for building materials and finishing products.
Jason Kothari, Chief Executive Officer,¬†Housing.com¬†said, ‚ÄúVineet¬†brings with him enriching experience, deep understanding of the ecosystem, and a decade of high-achieving sales leadership in the online real estate space. On board as a personal investor, Vineet¬†will also serve as a senior advisor to the company working closely with the management team.¬† We believe that his association will further fuel the ambitious growth plans of¬†Housing.com.‚ÄĚ
‚ÄúHousing.com¬†has been a disrupter who has redefined the way consumers buy and sell homes in the marketplace. With a great product and a strong management team, I am a proud investor in Housing.com and look forward to further this dynamic company on its path to becoming the largest and most trusted player in the online real estate space,” said¬†Vineet¬†Singh.