Praveen is a business leader with experience in consumer businesses in physical and digital commerce in India. As the head of partnerships business for Amazon Prime in India, he leads the strategy, product, technology, marketing and strategic business development to expand seamless access of Prime benefits to customers in India with industry partnerships. In Amazon he previously led Amazon Fresh Grocery business for strategic investee retail partner entities responsible for business management, post investment integrations and governance with investee entities.
Prior to Amazon , Praveen has held wide ranging responsibilities in retail across sales , business development, product , category, profit center and operations management. His deep interests lie in Omni-channel consumer businesses, Commercial strategy, Business Development, Scaling new initiatives, Product Development ,Retail technologies and Cross functional leadership.
He is an engineering graduate from NIT Trichy and an MBA from School of Management , IIT Bombay.