Founder & CEO, MakeMyTrip.com
Deep holds rich past experience at GE Capital, AMF Bowling Inc. and ABN AMRO Bank. He is a member of the Executive Council of NASSCOM and chairs the NASSCOM Internet Working Group. He is also a Charter Member of TiE (The Indus Entrepreneurs) and serves on the Board of TiE, New Delhi. He is also a member of CII’s Tourism sub-committee and a regular speaker at numerous internet and travel conferences across the world. He is also a founding member of “I am Gurgaon”, an NGO focused on the improving the quality of life in Gurgaon.
He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi (1990), and a MBA (PGDM) degree from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (1992).
Director, Intel Capital
Amit joined Intel Capital in 2006 and focuses on opportunities in Consumer Internet, Cloud Computing and Big Data. He has led Intel Capital’s investments in FINO (rural banking & financial products), ITZ Cash (prepaid cards), Vriti Infocom (education), Yatra (online travel), Policybazaar (online insurance) and KLG Systel (energy efficiency/smart grids). Prior to Intel Capital, Amit worked as Head, Business Planning – Mobile Data & VAS at Reliance Communications. Before Reliance, Amit worked as Manager – Private Equity Investments at ICICI Venture where he made investments in the Internet, IT, Media and Retail sectors. At ICICI Venture, Amit invested in InfoEdge (NSE:NAUKRI), Trinethra Super Markets (acquired by Aditya Birla Retail), Deccan Yellow Pages and Baazee.com (acquired by eBay). He was the Nominee Director on the boards of Infoedge and Deccan Yellow Pages and was an Observer on the board of Baazee. Amit is an engineering graduate from Mangalore University and a PGDM from IIM Calcutta. He is currently based in New Delhi.