Flip­kart keeps re­cruits from B-schools wait­ing

Hindustan Times ST (Mumbai) - HT Navi Mumbai Live - - FRONT PAGE - Hi­mani Chandna and Sunny Sen let­ters@hin­dus­tan­times.com

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

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