establishes an Indian technology and innovation center in Pune

India, November 1, 2022:, a leading online travel agency, takes another step by opening its Technology and Innovation Center in Pune, India. It will be the company’s second technology and innovation center, the first having opened earlier this year in the United Arab Emirates.

The opening of the Technology and Innovation Centers is part of’s strategy to leverage technology to drive its growth. The centers will act as a catalyst for the development of cutting-edge travel technology solutions that redefine the customer experience, such as the Travel Super App due to launch next year. With the opening of these centers, aims to double the number of tech employees in India and the Middle East.

Sachin Gadoya, co-founder and CEO, said, “The opening of the new Technology and Innovation Center in Pune represents a significant milestone in the history of and will allow us to accelerate our digital transformation and regional expansion while continuing to create products that delight customers. We are one of the few travel companies to offer a true omnichannel experience serving customers seamlessly through their preferred channels: online, in-store or over the phone, all supported by our people and our technology with the technology and innovation now at the heart of our ever-evolving service offering.”

Speaking at the inauguration of the Technology and Innovation Center, Rajat Suri, Acting Chief Commercial and Technical Officer, said, “We have chosen Pune as the base for our new Technology and Innovation Center. innovation as it is a key hub of technology talent, particularly in areas such as artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML), where we are looking to grow rapidly. technologies by recruiting in a variety of roles ranging from engineering and product to quality and design and more.”

The new Technology and Innovation Center located in the city of Magarpatta in Pune is the latest addition to’s growing technology footprint and a sign of trust for tech talent in the Indian travel market.

Rajat added: “The recovery in travel post COVID-19 has been exceptional and we are optimistic about our global growth by focusing on India as a key market. Earlier this year, opened its first outlet in Mumbai and plans to open further branches in Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Kochi and Ahmedabad.”

About is the leading online travel agency in the UAE. was founded by Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Thani and Sachin Gadoya in August 2007 to serve leisure customers, branching out into business travel in 2017. operates in three countries: United Arab Emirates States, Qatar and India, with over 200 staff.

Since its inception, has served over one million customers through our flagship website and branch network. For more information, contact –

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