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.
Rajesh Magow is the Group Chief Executive Officer. Rajesh is a believer of India’s digital opportunity and a backer of many young Indian tech companies that are raring to make their mark.
An internet industry veteran with a demonstrated history of working at the intersection of India’s booming consumer technology and tourism sector, Rajesh is passionate about transforming business using tech and creating disproportionate value for customers. As CEO, Rajesh leads strategy and operations, including the management of all business units within the organization. Rajesh also acts as a mentor to the senior management team and other high-potential team members. He is a recipient of many awards, including the Bloomberg Award for the Best CFO in India in 2010.
Rajesh also serves as Director on the board of Flipkart. He has earlier served as the CFO and acting CEO for the India operations of eBookers.com, now part of Travelport. He started his career with Voltas and has also worked with Aptech Limited and Quantum in senior management positions.
Vipul is the Chief Operating Officer. He is responsible for developing the strategic direction and executing the priorities while managing the P&L of the brands. As part of the Leadership team, he is responsible for profitable growth while consolidating market leadership. He oversees the Flights, Hotels, Holidays & Experiences SBUs which include management of revenue, product, marketing, supply, category and customer experience.
Prior to this stint, Vipul spent 20 years at PepsiCo where he had a rich experience spanning multiple geographies and functions. He last served as Senior Vice President and CMO – Beverage Category for PepsiCo India region where he was responsible for driving revenue growth, share and brand equity.
Vipul holds a post graduate diploma in management from IIM Ahmedabad and a mechanical engineering degree from IIT Delhi. His interests include reading and travelling with family.
Sunil is the Group Chief Marketing Officer. 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.
Yuvaraj is the Group Chief Human Resource Officer and is responsible for talent & people strategy of all the group companies. He joined us 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.
Ankit is Chief Product Officer and is responsible for the Online Product development for Strategic Initiatives and New Businesses.
Ankit brings in 15 years of rich experience across industries. Previously, he was the Head of Product at CareemPAY based out of UAE. Prior to joining CareemPAY, Ankit was the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Product Officer for Freecharge and was looking after merchant acquisition, user growth & marketing & operations. He had joined the Snapdeal’s founding team at its inception in 2010 as the first product professional. Ankit also co-founded itasveer in 2006, an online service for photo printing. Ankit is a graduate from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi.
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.