Abhishek Rathore

Head of Product Management, Search and Discovery Platform

Abhishek is Product Management Leader @ Rakuten, one of World’s pre-eminent Digital and Internet franchises (E-Commerce, Travel, Fintech, Digital Content ) with $18.5 billion+Market Cap and offices across Japan, Paris, Barcelona, London, California and Bangalore.

Abhishek has an interesting mix of experience having worked in a disruptive startup in the fast growing Indian eCommerce ecosystem to a huge but slow moving Japan consumer Internet industry. He was the first Product Manager in the eCommerce business of Snapdeal and worked there for almost 5 years before joining Rakuten in Tokyo.

Having built and led the Product organization in Snapdeal for half a decade, he has now started working to improve the consumer perception of Rakuten in a ageing, declining but very big eCommerce market of Japan.

Abhishek holds a M.B.A. in Systems and Marketing from IIM Lucknow – India’s premier educational institution, and a B.Tech in Computer Sc. and Engg. from BIT Mesra, Ranchi (India).