Aloke Bajpai is the Co-Founder & Group CEO of ixigo, an Indian AI-based online travel app. Besides being an ace entrepreneur, he is also an angel investor, mentor, and advisor to startups and accelerators like GSF, MealHopper, InstaEnroll, TVentures, etc.
A travel industry veteran, he has worked in various product and technology roles at Amadeus, France, prior to launching ixigo in 2007. Under his leadership, the ixigo group received backing from investors such as Govt. of Singapore, Sequoia Capital, Elevation Partners, InfoEdge Ventures among other investors, and has grown to become a leading Online Travel Aggregator in India by leveraging artificial intelligence, machine learning, and data science-led innovations. Aloke is an IIT Kanpur alumnus and an MBA graduate from INSEAD.