Chief Business Officer-International Markets, MakeMyTrip
Amit Saberwal is Chief Business Officer – International markets at MakeMyTrip.com (MMYT), India’s largest online travel company and has been with MMT since the launch of its India business over 6 years ago.
He currently heads MMYTs rapidly growing online hotels business. He is also responsible for the company’s expansion in Asia and other International markets. Amit has started from scratch several business lines for MMYT including Online Hotels, India Holidays and MICE. His last assignment for the company was as head of distribution where he headed the retail, call centre and b2b channels.
Prior to MMT, Amit was a hotelier and looked after sales and marketing at The Park Hotels -India’s leading chain of design led boutique hotels as Director Sales and Marketing. His other hotel stints included another young start up and now highly successful hotel company-Sarovar Hotels, where he spent 5 years as Regional Sales Manager.
Amit is a hotel management graduate with a post graduate diploma in Sales and Marketing from NIS. He has spent time at Cornell University honing his professional skills as a hotelier and has 20 years of professional experience.
He currently lives in Singapore with his wife and two children. He is a keen scuba diver and a Sudoku enthusiast.