Vice President – Travel Vertical
Abhishek has been instrumental in setting up and scaling Paytm’s travel business that includes categories like Flights, Trains and Bus ticketing. He leads a 150 strong team out of Paytm’s Bengaluru office, driving innovation in this strategic and fast-growing business vertical.
This is Abhishek’s second stint at Paytm. He had earlier played a vital role in bootstrapping the Paytm mobile payments and prepaid recharge businesses during 2009-12.
Abhishek has previously helmed product management for Flipkart’s payment platform and led the mobile strategy for Myntra. Flipkart is among the top Indian e-commerce companies, while Myntra is a leading fashion e-tailer in India. He had earlier co-founded Easy2commute.com, a corporate carpool solution for Delhi-NCR commuters in 2008.
Abhishek holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Electronics & Communication from Delhi College of Engineering and an MBA in Finance from IIM Ahmedabad.