Academically, he may hold a degree in Electrical engineering but in his heart, he is a wanderer. He loves the mountains and when he is not busy guiding travelers through their vacation, he spends his time exploring them himself. A meticulous worker, he takes pride in his work and handles operations for Travelexic.
He holds a degree in business management with specialization in Sales & Marketing. He is an avid traveler and loves to club his official tours with quick nearby getaways. A fascinating storyteller, he can mesmerize and enthrall you with his travel related anecdotes. He believes in the product so much so that he has temporarily given up traveling to focus entirely on the product at hand.
While his batch mates were busy doing rounds of the college placement cell, he was still figuring out his true calling. He eventually found it in his love for travel and started an offline travel company, ‘R C Travels’. He has honed his skills in customer servicing and possesses 4 years experience in product creation and vendor handling. He believes Travelexic will usher in a revolution in ‘on journey’ aspect of travel and is fully committed towards realizing that dream.
He finished his schooling from Modern school, New Delhi and topped it with an engineering degree from BITs, Pilani. He has numerous academic achievements to his credit including a 100% scholarship at University of Kentucky. He started his career handling business development for a chemical company, Vyom Chemical Industries. He soon joined an online legal research startup ‘Legalspider.com’ as advisor, helped create the portal and soon shifted to sales. He has a vast experience of 10 years in the hospitality industry and has hotels in Bhiwadi, Manali& Jaipur. He eats, breaths, lives travel and dreams of making Travelexic the most sought after travel tech platform in the world.
With over 20 years of cross cultural experience in the diverse areas of Technology Consulting in implementing highly complex solutions like eCommerce sites, Big Data Applications, Banking solutions, ERP/ CRM Implementation, business process definition and Software (Product) Development and Deployment with reputed organisations while working at technology divisions of ICICI Ltd, Royal Bank of Scotland , Infosys Technologies or Microsoft. Neehar has been instrumental in help pick the right set of technologies for this portal. He moved out of Microsoft Consulting Services India where he was working as Head of Public Sector Consulting Delivery responsible for entire Microsoft Strategy and Consulting Delivery to Indian Central and State Government Public Sector. He has moved out to set up his own Enterprise on New Age Solutions like eCommerce websites, Big Data Solutions.Neehar loves travel and has travelled extensively world wide. Travelexic is a venture close to his heart as it reveals the fresh and exciting possibilities of using technology in a disruptive way for travel.
Every hurdle is merely a challenge to overcome. This is Nikhil's mantra. After completing his degree in Electronics and Communication engineering from M.S. Ramaiah Institute of Technology, Bangalore, he decided to join a top multinational corporation. He has worked closely with his company's clients and technology for 3 years, but always wished to start something of his own from scratch. Then came Travelexic. Being an avid and passionate traveller across borders, he knew there was a need to simplify travel in India. He believes Travelexic will become the one stop shop for anyone who books their trips online.
Mr. Chintan Bakshi
Chintan Bakshi, Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Startup Oasis, brings a unique experience of managing new ventures and tech start-up companies primarily in the BoP space, specializing in rural distribution. Chintan had over 6 years of new project management and implementation experience with reputed Indian and multinational companies like Maruti Suzuki and the Indian Hotels Company Limited, prior to starting his first venture in the year 2000, a web enabled eprocurement platform, Procurez.com. In 2004, Chintan joined the Gujarat Grassroots Innovation Augmentation Network (GIAN), a grassroots technology incubator, as the Chief Innovation Manager. Chintan co-founded his second start-up company United Villages Networks (P) Ltd, a mobile enabled rural distribution company, in 2006 and was CEO of the company before the company was taken over by Oxigen Services India (P) Ltd, India’s largest payment solution provider, in the year 2012. Chintan is an Engineering graduate from the Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi and an MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore.