Flipkart is in for major changes with Walmart in driving seat

FILE PHOTO: The logo of Flipkart is seen on the company's office in Bengaluru, India, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Abhishek N. Chinnappa/File photo

Walmart has already put its mark on Flipkart following former chief executive officer Binny Bansal’s abrupt exit and its tough actions are the clearest indicator of the systems and processes it will put in place at Flipkart, which will result in massive changes in the company’s operating style. Put simply, this is uncharted territory for Flipkart, which prior to the Walmart buyout, had largely operated without the bureaucratic, process-driven trappings of a typical, large listed company.

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