Rightmove, the UK's number one property website, announces that Rakhi Parekh has been appointed as a non-executive director with immediate effect.
Rakhi was Director of UK Media at Amazon through to June 2014. She held various other senior positions during her 11 year tenure at Amazon and the breadth of her experience included Media, Entertainment, Hardlines and Book divisions as well as Product Development. Prior to Amazon, Rakhi previously advised Zappos and held strategy roles at both TomTom and Oliver Wyman.
Commenting on her appointment, Scott Forbes, Rightmove's Chairman said: "I am delighted to welcome Rakhi to the Rightmove Board. Rakhi's focus on customer experience and innovation across a spectrum of digital products, desktop and mobile platforms will prove invaluable to Rightmove as we continuously improve our proposition for our customers seeking to reach the UK's largest property viewing audience."
Rakhi holds no directorships in other listed companies.
SOURCE: Rightmove Plc.