In a tragic turn of events, the business world was struck with sorrow as the news of the passing of Ambareesh Murty, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Pepperfry, reverberated through the corridors of corporate India. Ambareesh Murty’s untimely demise due to a cardiac arrest sent shockwaves not only through the e-commerce industry but also among those who admired his leadership, innovation, and commitment to transforming the way people experience online furniture shopping.As the CEO of Pepperfry, Ambareesh Murty was at the helm of one of India’s leading online furniture and home decor marketplaces, a role he fulfilled with remarkable dedication and vision. His sudden departure leaves a void in both the company he led and the entrepreneurial community he inspired.
Pepperfry Co-founder and CEO Ambareesh Murty passed absent in Leh due to cardiac capture, company co-founder and COO Ashish Shah said on Tuesday.Murty, 51 a long time, was moreover an blessed messenger investor.He as of late declared completing 12 a long time at Pepperfry on his LinkedIn post.He was an graduate of IIT Calcutta, 1996 clump and completed his Single men in Building from the Delhi College of Designing in 1994.
Extremely crushed to illuminate that my companion, tutor, brother, soulmate Ambareesh Murty is no more. Misplaced him recently night to a cardiac capture at Leh. It would be ideal if you implore for him and for quality to his family and close ones,” Pepperfry Co-Founder and COO Ashish Shah said in a tweet.
Murty called himself a closet sociopath on his X (once Twitter) profile, and declared a adore for history and perusing epic fantasies.He had 27 a long time of common administration encounter in FMCG, budgetary administrations and web industries.
Murty begun his career with Cadbury in their deals and showcasing division, moving onto brief stretches in ICICI Prudential, Britannia and Levi’s.According to his profile on Linkedin, Murty ran a budgetary preparing and commerce counseling firm, Beginning Assets from 2003-05 in Bangalore some time recently joining eBay as their Nation Director for India, Philippines and Malaysia where he remained till 2011.
Murty established omnichannel furniture and domestic stylistic layout company Pepperfry in 2012with Shah.