Ex Flipkart VP Maneesh Mittal Joins Olacabs

Olacabs, India’s largest aggregator of car rentals and point-to-point cab services, today announced the appointment of Maneesh Mittal as Vice President – Operations. In this role, Maneesh will head Operations and will be responsible for building a world-class operations unit that will help in effective allocation of cabs and intricate coordination between management and technology, thus providing customer delight.

Speaking about his new role, Maneesh said, “I am very happy to be a part of Olacabs. The company is trying to address a pertinent problem of the reliability of cab services. It’s latest mobile app, using which customers can book and monitor their taxi in real time, is an example of this. While the role is challenging, I look forward to growing the business and providing the customer with a seamless and comfortable service.”

In his previous stint, Maneesh was with India’s leading e-commerce player Flipkart as Vice President – Operations. Here Maneesh played a key role in building the company’s operations and logistics division. Prior to that, Maneesh was an entrepreneur.

Commenting on Maneesh’s appointment, Bhavish Aggarwal, Co-founder and CEO, Olacabs, said, “We at Olacabs plan to expand to 10 cities by the end of this year and have been looking to hire top talent at all levels in the organization. We are very happy to have Maneesh onboard as he brings in the experience of building a top class operations unit in a startup. His ability to put the customer first and his strong analytical skills are some of the key qualities that will help us provide a delightful and satisfying service to the customer.”

Maneesh Mittal holds a Bachelors degree in Technology (B.Tech – Computer Science) from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi.

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