COGOS Applied sciences, the Bangalore primarily based tech-logistics firm, introduced the appointment of Goutham Kumar as Vice-president of Know-how. The Employment will additional goal at making a one-stop ERP answer for all logistical wants.
The appointment would additionally help the corporate’s imaginative and prescient of making a best-in-class AI/ML logistics platform. Goutham comes with an expertise of 20 years in Software program Product Growth and has beforehand been related to firms like BMC Software program and Boston Know-how Company.
Goutham will take care of two important wings at COGOS. One which evolves their proprietary Logistics ERP platform to extend the effectivity of COGOS Vehicles enterprise. One other goal could be to construct methods to construct Mental Property, including to the corporate’s providing. He specialises in conceptualizing, constructing and transitioning POCs to product groups, one in every of which turned out to be a million-dollar product.
In response to a report by Redseer, the last-mile supply market in India is predicted to achieve US$ 6-7 billion by 2024. The expansion will largely be supported by the infusion of tech within the sector, therefore constructing an environment friendly tech platform is obligatory for logistics startups.
COGOS is actively hiring Architects, Product Managers, Builders, DevOps Engineers and Automation Engineers to construct an much more environment friendly tech-integrated logistics platform appropriate for tier 2 & 3 markets of India. They’ve over 50 open positions, within the Tech, Operations and Gross sales departments.
Additional elaborating on the programme and the hiring, Prasad Sreeram, Co-founder & CEO, COGOS mentioned, “We at COGOS have all the time geared toward utilizing the most recent know-how current out there and our common follow is to maintain our platform up to date with the most recent developments. We’re glad to have Goutham on board with us who’ll assist us construct an much more environment friendly platform for metropolis logistics as we goal at penetrating deeper into tier 2 & 3 markets with our providers.”
On becoming a member of COGOS Goutham BV mentioned, “Complete world is transferring in direction of digital transformation and everyone knows the advantages of it. Know-how adoption being carried out within the logistics sector will assist us optimize the carriage of the products together with rising effectivity and bringing down the general value of the product to the patron.”
He added, “I’m glad to affix COGOS and work in direction of leveraging AI and ML strategies to reinforce buyer expertise. Our goal at COGOS is to make our present answer SaaS prepared. We’re excited to ask tech skills to affix our workforce and assist us carry modern adjustments to the sector”.
Final yr in September, COGOS raised its pre-series A funding and earlier in June 2021 they turned the pioneer to announce EV(Electrical Car) adoption within the logistics enterprise. The corporate additionally very not too long ago appointed Vandana Mazumdar as Supervisor of EV Vertical Pan India to speed up the adoption of EVs of their fleet and onboard extra ladies driver-partners.