Rajesh Magow is the co-founder and CEO-India at MakeMyTrip Ltd. He has previously served in many senior capacities as CFO and COO before taking on his current role in 2012. Rajesh has played a leading role in consolidating the company’s market leadership position in India’s Online Travel Industry. He has also been one of the key contributors in multiple strategic fundraising activities, including securing investments from China’s largest online travel agency Ctrip and South Africa’s Naspers along with other public investors. He was instrumental in successfully effecting the company’s merger with the Ibibo Group.
Rajesh strategized and led the successful transition of MakeMyTrip into a NASDAQ listed public company in August 2010 – an IPO that was executed in record time and was ranked as one of the best performing IPOs in the US in 13 years. He also serves as an independent director on the board of India’s leading e-commerce company Flipkart.