ixigo, India’s leading travel marketplace has opened a new product development centre in Bengaluru to be headed by Chandramouli Gopalakrishnan.
Chandramouli, in his new role, will setup a special projects team, which will work closely with ixigo’s Gurgaon based product & technology teams. Prior to joining ixigo, he has held product leadership roles at Shotang, Stayzilla and Goibibo, where he was responsible for product feature planning, developing end-to-end product experiences and design.
The centre will focus on research and development of technology solutions to enhance the direct-selling capability of travel suppliers.
Commenting on the launch of the new center, Aloke Bajpai, CEO & Co-Founder, ixigo said, “ixigo has been at the forefront of travel technology in India for the last decade. With Chandramouli leading our Bengaluru team, we will work towards developing innovations to augment capabilities of travel suppliers, and co-create cutting-edge travel technology to enhance supplier-direct growth of our partners.”
Kanchi Chawla, VP – Human Resources, ixigo said, “Bengaluru is known as India’s Silicon Valley because of its large pool of product and technology talent. We are excited to be expanding our presence here, and will be hiring across several technology roles. We have kicked off our recruitment drive today to onboard designers, UI/UX engineers, backend & research engineers. We look forward to expanding our 120+ member strong family, with new recruits in Bengaluru. Applicants are invited to visit our careers page.”