At Snapdeal, he will lead Technology Engineering and will spearhead development and services for technology infrastructure and data centres.
SoftBank, through SoftBank Vision Fund, is in discussions with Flipkart to invest between USD 1.5-2 billion, according to industry sources.
A senior official of the company told media that the management has given verbal instructions to their department heads to prepare the list.
Indian e-commerce firm Snapdeal brought down the curtain on months of negotiations around the deal with Flipkart valued at up to USD 950 million.
The board of Jasper Infotech, which runs Snapdeal, had in-principle agreed to Flipkart's revised buyout bid of up to USD 950 million and a deal was pending approval of smaller shareholders.
The BJP social media cell organised a campaign to build pressure on Snapdeal to drop Aamir Khan as its brand ambassador.
In the earning statement for six months ending September 30, SoftBank wrote off 58.14 billion yen in the value of shares in its investments in India, which include firms that run Ola and Snapdeal.