Online home goods retailer One Kings Lane has appointed Dinesh Lathi as chief executive officer and member of the Board of Directors, effective immediately. Lathi previously held the position of COO and CFO.
Since joining One Kings Lane in 2011, Lathi has played a central role in strategic and operational initiatives, including the launch of One Kings Lane proprietary brands, finance and pricing, inventory management, and customer and vendor operations.
“We have a clearly defined mission— to lead and innovate the online home market. Dinesh has deep expertise in ecommerce and has demonstrated great passion for our business. We are thrilled to have him at the helm of One Kings Lane at such an exciting time in the company’s history,” said Susan Feldman, the company’s co-founder.
Prior to joining One Kings Lane, Lathi spent seven years as vp of eBay North America. Lathi began his career as an investment banker and also spent time in private equity.
“Dinesh has demonstrated keen organizational leadership and business vision along with the ability to bring people together,” said Alison Pincus, co-founder of One Kings Lane. “As we evaluated the attributes needed in this position, it was quickly apparent to us that he was an exceptional fit for the CEO role.”
“In just five years, One Kings Lane has become a leading online destination for the home and a brand that is beloved by millions,” said Lathi. “It is a tremendous honor to lead the company, and I look forward to serving our customers, employees, and partners as we continue to innovate in e-commerce and build the first online lifestyle brand for the home.”