Leveraging online and offline models for car rentals in India: Bhavish Aggarwal, co-founder, Olacabs
Mumbai-based startup ANI Technologies Pvt Ltd runs a marketplace for cabs and car rental services under the brand Olacabs. The company was co-founded by Bhavish Aggarwal (CEO) and Ankit Bhati (CTO) in 2010 and at present, it offers its car rental services in Mumbai and Delhi. The company raised its first round of angel funding from Anupam Mittal and Rehan Yar khan, along with smaller investors in April, 2011 and then raised series A funding from Tiger Global early last month.
In an exclusive interview with Techcircle.in, Bhavish Aggarwal talks about his company, the competition and the online car rental market in India. We also decided to give you a feel of the Olacabs experience; watch the video for more.