Information Technology, Ecom Express Private Limited was named the Transport and Logistics Icon at the CIO Power List 2017, a platform organized by CORE (Centre of Recognition & Excellence) to bring together CIOs and IT Buyers from different sectors. Held at Khopoli, between May 5th to 7th, this event recognised powerful CIOs who have created boundless possibilities and scale by using information communication and technology.
Rishi was particularly recognized by the jury for his innovative work in deploying technologies in the field of Automation and Mobility, making him an important influencer and a game changer in the overall scheme of Ecom Express’ business.
Commenting on the achievement, Rishi commented, “It is of immense pleasure to be a part of this Power List 2017. Ecom Express has always provided me with a platform to implement innovative ideas and leverage technology that has helped accomplish increased level of competence delivery to customers. Being a part of 2017’s exclusive list of most Influential CIOs furthermore celebrates my team’s effort towards contributing best IT practices in the e-commerce logistics space.”
Adding to it, T.A. Krishnan, CEO and Co-founder, Ecom Express Private Limited said, "We are proud to have Rishi in our team. He understands the importance of delivering technology solutions to facilitate e-commerce delivery. Information technology plays a critical role in improving supply chain operations and enhancing customer experience. Ecom Express has implemented technology at first and last mile delivery for quicker response time by field associates, among others. Under Rishi’s leadership, we can truly deliver digital operations that revolutionizes ecommerce logistics."
The selection was based on the CIO’s online reputation, business publications and technology magazines, combined with data on awards, honours and recognitions won, achievements till date, a random sampling of social media engagements, and a nation-wide survey of peers in the CIO community. And finally there were inputs from the CIO himself/herself on their key moments in the last 12 months.