Swiggy Hires Dale Vaz As The Company’s New Head Of Engineering

Swiggy Hires Dale Vaz As The Company's New Head Of Engineering And Data Science

Dale Vaz has worked for Amazon as Director of Software Engineering for 11 years.

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Swiggy, India based food delivery service has appointed its new Engineering head for the company’s exponential growth. Dale Vaz has been appointed as the company’s new Head of Engineering and Data Science. He will be leading Swiggy’s talented technical team for boosting up the company’s technical operations. Dale Vaz will be working in the companionship of Rahul Jaimini, Swiggy CTO and will be directly reporting to Swiggy CEO, Sriharsha Majety. The new Head of Engineering will be responsible for carrying out the company’s technological strategy and Swiggy’s upcoming AI-based platform.

Dale Vaz has spent 11 years as Director of Software Engineering at Amazon India before joining the squad at Swiggy. At Amazon, he was handling the functions and operations at different verticals including Consumer Tech, Mobile Engineering, Payments Engineering, New Initiatives and Data Engineering. Dale Vaz is a valuable addition to the Swiggy’s team as he comprises beneficial experience and expertise that could help the platform to overcome many hurdles. Moreover, under his guidance, Swiggy will be able to convert several ideas into reality. Appointment of Dale Vaz will speed up the process of several initiatives on which the Swiggy team works. 

Besides, the new Swiggy AI driven platform is under development that really needs technical expertise. The former Amazon employee will be taking over the development process for a quality result. Swiggy is planning to transform its platform with the help of Artificial Intelligence completely. The new platform will be able to assistant more efficiently to the users offering an unrivaled experience and will come with improved hyperlocal discovery & on-demand delivery.

“I am thrilled to be joining Swiggy at such an exciting juncture.”, said Dale Vaz on his appointment. “ Swiggy is India's largest and fastest growing platform for hyperlocal discovery and on-demand delivery. I look forward to working with the Swiggy tech team as we build innovative products for our customers and drive both the industry and Swiggy forward”.

Swiggy CEO, Sriharsha Majety shared his excitement on the appointment of Dale Vaz, and also congratulate him for his new journey. “As Swiggy continues to leverage technology to make the lives of consumers more convenient, Dale's expertise will help us move faster and more effectively towards that vision," said Sriharsha Majety.

Swiggy is continuously strengthening its team by hiring more experienced and skillful resources. Recently the company appointed Vivek Sunder as its Chief Operating Officer who worked as the Managing Director for P&G’s East Africa operations.