IAMAI & TRAI Gets New Head Honchos

The regulatory body for Telecom TRAI and the association that represents the Internet and Mobile companies in India IAMAI have both made changes at the helm. IAMAI has appointed Shailesh Rao, MD -  Google India, as its chairperson and Ambareesh Murty, country manager of eBay India, as vice-chairperson for 2009-2010. The earlier chairman of IAMAI was Sanjeev Bikhchandani of Naukri (Infoedge Ltd). TRAI...
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“Drop In Hiring.. Advertising Costs Cut But We Wont Be Laying Off People” – Sanjeev Bikhchandani – Infoedge (Naukri) CEO

We caught up with the man behind Indian Internet’s only BSE listed company Infoedge (naukri.com) and this is probably the first and only online video interview with him. He spoke on topics ranging from Slowdown and its impact on Naukri.com, On layoffs at Naukri, Q3 results, Business Model for Firstnaukri, Investment Strategy, Growth numbers for 99acres, Brijj and Jeevansathi and more. A must...
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At TIECon Delhi – Future of Internet – When will there be 200 Million Internet Users?

Divyansh Sharma our guest blogger attended the TIECon Delhi which concluded last week and came back with some interesting insights from the panel discussion on ‘The future of internet’.The panel includedSanjeev Bikhchandani, Founder, Naukri.com – Chair Shailesh Rao, MD, Google India R.Ramaraj, Sr.Advisor, Sequoia Capital Advisors D.Shivakumar, Vice President & General Manager,...
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Sanjeev Bikhchandani – Infoedge (Naurki) CEO Responds to WATBlog Article

We had recently blogged about the Naukri Q2 Results and pointed out the impending global economic slowdown and its impacts on Naukri.com’s business. Well Sanjeev Bikhchandani The Founder and CEO of Infoedge (Naukri) shot us an email with his response to our post inorder to put the numbers into ‘right perspective’. So here we are reproducing Sanjeev’s ‘perspective’...
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“90% Of Acquisitions Destroy Value” – Sanjeev Bikhchandani – Naukri.com CEO Talks on Build Vs Invest/Acquire Models

Updated Again: Sanjeev sent me this reply on facebook post reading this article. After reading his reply I have to say Point Taken Sanjeev Read his reply below:   Sanjeev Bikhchandani’s response: “The way to measure value creation is what happens to the merged entity after 3 to 5 years and not the fact that acquisitions have happened recently. Would the two entities have been worth...
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Why should a CEO Blog? Naukri.com CEO answers.

In India there are only a handful of CEO’s who blog. Sanjeev Bikhchandani started his blog a few months back. His blog was received by the blogosphere with much appreciation. Being one of the few CEO Blogger’s here is a short interview with Mr Bikhchandani and his views on CEO Blogging. Q) What initiated you to blog?I like to write. I have views on a few things. I wanted to express them....
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