Sanjeev Misra Joins Yoho's Board as Executive Director for D2C Footwear Startup
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Prior to Paytm, Misra was at Adani Group as Vice President Group Business & Renewables for almost three years. He was responsible for accelerating sales, strategic planning and overall business development, including Corporate Governance & IT Technology, Telecom. Additionally, he was managing large scale projects at the firm. Before joining the Adani Group Misra spent over a decade in Silicon Valley, working for brands including Motorola Semiconductors, Cisco Systems, Adobe, Compaq Computers and Silicon Graphics.
Before Joining The Adani Group Misra Spent Over A Decade In Silicon Valley, Working For Brands Including Motorola Semiconductors, Cisco Systems, Adobe, Compaq Computers And Silicon Graphics
Ahmad Hushsham, Founder, Yoho said, “We are delighted to welcome Sanjeev, first as one of our angel investors and now as our Executive Director. Sanjeev has played an instrumental role in our strategic development in the initial stage of coming out of stealth mode”. Prateek Singhal, Founder, Yoho said, “We are privileged to have Sanjeev join Yoho at this opportune time when we are looking at building and investing in new technology to build new product propositions and directly support our long-term strategic plan”.
Recently, Yoho raised INR 20 crore in a Series A round of funding by a group of influential investors, led by Rajeev Misra, CEO, Softbank Vision Fund, Rukam Capital, and Vijay Shekhar Sharma, founder of Paytm along with participation from other investors. Founded in 2021 Yoho provides a range of light weight, orthopoedic footwear for Indian feet. It has sold 1,00,000+ pairs of footwear, with just three products Bubbles, Waves, and Breeze. The products are available for both men and women across all top e-commerce platforms.