Mr. Rajnish Kumar


Mr. Rajnish Kumar is the Co-founder at ixigo (Le Travenues Technology Limited), where he holds the title of Group Chief Product and Technology Officer (CPTO).


Mr. Rajnish Kumar received his bachelor's in Computer Science and Engineering from IIT Kanpur in 2001 and became an intern at ETH Zurich. He is skilled in blending technology with business and building products that solve real world user problems and make their lives simpler with the use of technology.
Mr. Rajnish joined Amadeus SAS as a Software Engineer and later as a technical head in France in 2003. He is the co-founder, Non-Executive Director and Group CPTO of the company and has been on our Board since April 1, 2010. Under Rajnish's astute guidance, the ixigo Group has evolved into a trailblazing Online Travel Agency (OTA) catering not only to existing users but also to the Next Billion Users. In recognition of ixigo's impact and innovation, it has consistently ranked among the Top 10 downloaded travel apps globally. In 2022, it further solidified its position as the 8th fastest-growing OTA app. His role as a co-founder in the company encompasses a broad spectrum, including new product development, technological advancements, product & growth marketing, research & AI initiatives, and the recruitment of top global talent. In doing so, Mr. Rajnish continues to shape the future of travel, leaving an indelible mark on the industry.

Achievements and Honors

  • Distinguished Alumnus Award IITK, 2023.