Deep Kalra (Founder of MakeMyTrip) Wiki, Biography, Age, Career, Family, Images and Facts
About Deep Kalra
Deep Kalra is a popular Indian businessman and Group Chairman & Group Chief Executive Officer at MakeMyTrip Ltd which is an Indian online travel company. He is also a one of the Founding Member at iamgurgaon and Member-Executive Council at National Association of Software & Services Cos. He has an almost 27 years of work experience in various field such as marketing, e-commerce, sales, corporate banking and senior management roles.
|Full Name||Deep Kalra|
|Date of Birth||1970 wikipedia|
|Age||50 years old|
|Zodiac sign / Sun sign||Not Known|
|Weight (approx.)||Kilograms- 72 Kg
Weight in Pounds- 156 lbs
|Height (approx.)||Centimeters – 175 cm
Inches – 5 ft 9 in
Meter – 1.75 m
|Shoe Size||Not known|
|Father Name||Not Known|
|Mother Name||Not Known|
|Siblings Name||Not Known|
|College||St. Stephen’s College, Delhi University, India
Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad
|Educational Qualifications||Bachelor’s degree in Economics
Relationship & more
|Wife Name||Amrita kalra|
|Net Worth||$136 Million|
After completing his MBA degree from IIMA he joined ABN Amro Bank here he worked for almost 3 years. But he never wanted to work for other he always wanted to start his own venture. He brought AMF bowling with an idea to set up bowling alleys in India but due to some reason this cant be happened because of his boss. His boss was live in the US and did not want to provide any mentorship. Even after starting 200 lanes this game couldn’t strike the right chords with the Indian crowd. In 1999 he went back to corporate sector and started working for GE capital as a VP of Business Development. He also worked as an Independent Director by IndiaMART InterMESH Ltd.
In 2000, After seeing Google and Yahoo touching new heights and while he was trying to sell his wife’s car online he got idea of MakeMyTrip and he started it. His wish was to eliminate stingy travel agents and make easier to plan cost effective trips for travelers. After spending 2 million USD from eVentures and other co-founders Keyur Joshi, Sachin Bhatia and Rajesh Magow he started one of the most famous and useful website named MakeMyTrip. Since Aug 2013 he is working as a Group CEO. Currently MakeMyTrip owns many online travel brands such as goibibo and redbus.
Along with MakeMyTrip he is also a co-founders of Ashoka University. He is also one of the founders of a NGO named “I am Gurgaon”. He is also working as Chairman of Internet Group named National Association of Software and Service Cos. He is a president of Indus Entrepreneurs. IMDB
Some unknown facts about
- In the list of most powerful digital influencers by KPMG he was listed at 1st rank in 2011.
- He doesn’t have GIve Up word in his dictionary.
- He has almost 27 years of experience in different field like marketing, e-commerce, corporate sector, senior management roles and financial analysis.
- He did many seminars as motivational speaker where he always tells that being entrepreneur is like winning the marathon.
- MakeMyTrip is became more popular after IRCTC enabled online booking of tickets through he App.
|Office Phone Number / Mobile Number||Not Known|