Aloke is the dynamo who drives ixigo with his passion and eye for detail. He is responsible for providing strategic leadership and direction to the team with his business acumen and consumer-centric thinking. His creativity, intuition and perseverance have had immense impact on ixigo’s growth story.
An IIT Kanpur Electrical Engineering alumnus and an MBA graduate from INSEAD, he loves creative writing, history and gadgets. Prior to launching ixigo, he worked in technology roles at Amadeus SAS, Nice, France, where he was part of the team that built the world’s first web-based cruise-line booking engine for agencies. Since then, his love for Internet products and Croissants has never ebbed.
Aloke has also recently won the Young Achiever Award at Mobby's 2013. He is a TiE charter member and a mentor to several startups, incubators and accelerators.
He is also an advisor to 10+ Startups including: Playcez (acquired by IndiaMart group), Bluegape, Dogspot, Azoi.