Goibibo is one of India’s leading online travel booking brand providing range of booking choice for hotels, flights, trains, bus and cars for travellers. Through its mobile app and website, travellers can search, plan and book a wide range of travel services and products in India as well as overseas. Goibibo’s core value differentiator is its most trusted user experience, be it in terms of quickest search and booking, fastest payments, settlement or refund processes.
Parikshit Choudhury is the Chief Business Officer – Ground Transport. In his current role, he is responsible for driving growth and revenue for the company’s ground transport category including cabs, metro and rail. Prior to this, he was spearheading the company’s domestic hotel supply category.
Prior to joining goibibo, Parikshit was associated with magicbricks.com where he was responsible for setting up the Sales Force Effectiveness (SFE) function from scratch. His other stints include GE Capital where he was nominated for GEs prestigious Crontonville Leadership Training Programs – Foundations of GE leadership and Building Essential Leadership Skills, MRF Tyres and HDFC Bank.
Sunil is the Group Chief Marketing Officer for MakeMyTrip Ltd. He is responsible for steering the company’s marketing efforts to support overall strategic objectives, overseeing all initiatives across the marketing funnel, including brand, social performance and innovation marketing tracks.
In his previous stint, Sunil was the Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer at Capillary Tech for two years and was responsible for driving growth and profits through strategic transformation of the company. Prior to that, he held crucial positions of Chief Digital Officer and Chief Marketing Officer at Yum! Brands (Pizza Hut) wherein he led teams across Middle East, Africa, Pakistan and Turkey. Additionally, Sunil worked with Unilever for over a decade - wherein he held various positions in the Sales and Marketing functions.
Vikalp Sahni is the Chief Technology Officer for goibibo; and leads the full stack technology strategy to support the company’s aim to provide enhanced and seamless technology-enabled travel experiences to customers. As part of the founding team of goibibo, Vikalp has been responsible for driving innovation in platform engineering and product strategy, and leveraging new-age technologies to accelerate growth over the last several years.
During his early years of professional journey, he was associated with IBM. Vikalp holds a bachelor’s degree in information technology from NIT Silchar.
Yuvaraj is the Group Chief Human Resource Officer and is responsible for talent & people strategy of all the group companies. He joined MakeMyTrip in May 2014 after having successful stints at companies like PepsiCo, Oberoi group of Hotels and Asian Paints. As part of the Leadership team his key focus areas include Human Resource planning, Talent Management, Leadership Development, CSR and administration.
Yuvaraj is an MBA in HR from IMT Ghaziabad and a graduate in Industrial Psychology from University of Allahabad. He loves indulging in freewheeling discussions on Indian political system, old Indian melodies and spends his spare time watching talk shows.
Yuvaraj comes with 20 years of corporate experience and 6 years’ service with the Indian Armed Forces. He worked for Asian Paints Limited for around 9 years in different roles including Head HR for the Mumbai plant and after that spent three years with The Oberoi, New Delhi as Director – Human Resources. In 2010 he joined PepsiCo India as Vice President HR for West and Central India; later he led HR for All India Sales and Organisation Capability, and served as Director – Organisation Capability in his last role with PepsiCo. Passionate about learning & development, he is an accredited certified trainer for various courses and programs.