"Sachin's enduring legacy will be that he was instrumental in bringing a smile on the faces of millions of people every time they saw a Flipkart wishmaster at their doorstep," writes Binny Bansal in a farewell note to his long-time business partner and friend Sachin Bansal.
* Significant opportunity to partner with local leader in a large, fast-growing market
* Flipkart’s strong leadership team will be supported by Walmart, Tencent, Tiger Global and Microsoft
* Underscores long-term commitment to India, where Walmart looks to serve customers, support job creation, small businesses, farmers and women entrepreneurs
* Walmart supports Flipkart’s ambition to transition into a publicly-listed, majority-owned subsidiary in the future