CoinDCX, one of the largest crypto exchanges in India with over 13 million users, has hired former Amazon Pay executive Gaurav Arora as Senior Vice President, CoinDCX Pro. The company states that Arora will lead it to the next phase of growth bringing innovation to the Web3 ecosystem and adding DeFi services for the masses. Arora will lead product, business, and growth the new vertical that aims to build a simplified experience for customers.
Arora has previously worked as Directof of Products, Amazon Pay India and he also launched the Amazon Pay wallet, ranked among top PPI wallets of India. He also has experience from Nomura Securities, Hong KongNo where he was an equities trader and designer and trader of arbitrage models in Asian markets.
Neeraj Khandelwal, co-founder, CoinDCX stated:
“I believe Web3 and Blockchain technology will save billions of dollars for the common man and also generate powerful income opportunities as Crypto has a lot of applications for consumers. Gaurav with his extensive experience in building consumer-friendly products will focus on building on the DeFi space which has the potential to financially empower billions. We are delighted to have Gaurav on board when CoinDCX has embarked on a new chapter of growth and innovation.”
Arora said they believe that hundreds of millions of users will be interacting with decentralized blockchain in the coming years.
CoinDCX is backed by investors such as Pantera, Steadview Capital, Kingsway, Polychain Capital, B Capital Group, Bain Capital Ventures, Cadenza, Draper Dragon, Republic, Kindred, and Coinbase Ventures.