Former IndiGo Executive Aditya Ghosh joins the OYO Group as CEO of India and South Asia. Here's all you need to know!
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A few days ago, this name was not even familiar to you. Today Aditya Ghosh is all over the news to be appointed OYO's CEO for South Asia and India. Ghosh was former IndiGo president. Ghosh has extensive experience and reports to the founder of the Group and CEO Ritesh Agarwal. The Indian giant in a statement confirmed the great news. Ever since the news blinked, Twitter has been trained continuously with #OYOpreneur who leads the trend. The statement on Twitter also repeated OYO's mission to create beautiful spaces.
Hail the new beginning
Agarwal said in a statement: "As we grow our business, we consider it important to continue investing in building one of the most influential leadership teams and bringing in professionals with entrepreneurship and from different backgrounds that can help lead the next wave of growth at Oyo Hotels. "This meeting comes in the wake of the Indian unicorn trying to expand its base further in India and China and also taking other important South Asian countries in the loop.
He adds further: "With Aditya taking on this coat in one of our home markets, India and the wider South Asia region, we are convinced that he will be able to help Oyo Hotels to set new benchmarks in the hospitality industry and care for a high-performing labor force . "
Expansion! Expansion! Expansion!
OYO is a Gurgaon-based establishment founded in 2011 by Agarwal. Today it is one of the largest companies in the hospitality industry. Currently present in over 500 cities in seven countries, including Indonesia, Great Britain, China and India, OYO is a name India is definitely proud to blink. The hospitality giant is a jar that can also give international competitors a good run for their money.
Ghosh is pleased to have agreed and expressed the same in a statement: "I am proud to join OYO's mission to create quality housing and collaborate with Agarwal to shape the company's future in South Asia – a critical growth market for the company." His position will be come into force from 1 December. He finished his stint with India's most profitable airline on July 1st.
A deeply passionate figure
In an interview with CN Traveler, Ghosh expressed his excitement when joining OYO and also talked about his goals and aspirations that he is trying to meet in the coming executive days: "Given my deep interest in consumer history and passion for delivering a consistent high quality product at affordable prices, I am very excited to take on this exciting opportunity to deliver high quality accommodation at affordable prices in the best places around the world. "
Such changes show that business ecosystems in India are becoming exciting and more dynamic day after day, month after month.