We are excited to announce that Aditya Ghosh has joined OYO Hotels & Homes as CEO India and South Asia. Aditya will drive accelerated growth in the region and lead the team in providing high-quality customer experience and sustained yields for our asset owners.
‘’I’m thrilled to join OYO’s mission of creating quality living spaces, and partner with Ritesh in shaping the company ’s future in South Asia – a critical growth market for the company. “OYO Hotels is one of the most exciting, innovative, and mission-driven companies, run by an exceptional group of people.”
Aditya joins us following a very successful stint with Indigo Airlines, which became the largest and most profitable airline in India under his leadership. Aditya is a strong advocate for diverse and inclusive workplaces and was the driving force behind Indigo having the maximum number of women pilots and a workforce comprising 43% women. He has also been a part of several CSR programmes focusing on women empowerment, children and education, and the environment. He sits on the Board of Directors of the Nani Palkhivala Arbitration Centre and is a Senior Advisor to the Tata Trusts and helps lead the Cancer Care Initiative of the Trusts.
Ritesh Agarwal – Founder & Group CEO, OYO Hotels & Homes, commenting on the appointment shared, ”His business acumen, his problem-solving capabilities, and his customer-centric approach to innovation that helped him build an influential brand that is loved by all makes him an excellent choice for OYO Hotels. Above all his ability to deliver growth with large-scale impact whether it is to develop an inclusive culture or in giving back to the society, makes him a great addition to the leadership team.”
Aditya studied Law & history from Delhi University and practised law before joining the InterGlobe Enterprises as the General Counsel. Aditya is a fitness enthusiast and is considered to be one of the fittest business leaders in India. His other interests are arts, sports, travelling, hiking and camping on the hilltops, and he is always keen to explore and try out new things.