Flipkart keeps recruits from B-schools waiting
NEW DELHI: India’s largest e-tailer Flipkart has pushed back the joining dates of new recruits from several top B-schools by six months, triggering speculation that funds crunch and falling valuation are troubling the start-up.
A week after the firm deferred the joining dates of fresh hires from IIM-A and Bangalore, students at XLRI in Jamshedpur, ISB in Hyderabad and FMS in Delhi have had similar experiences.
The company has cited organisational restructuring as the reason behind the delays. >> CONTINUED ON P10