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We will continue to have new kind of competitors: Ashish Kashyap

Interview of ibibo's founder and group CEO Ashish Kashyap

Ajay Modi 

Online travel company MakeMyTrip and competitor ibibo decided to merge last month, making it the biggest such deal in the country’s travel space. The merged company will be a clear No 1 and miles ahead of the competition. ibibo’s founder and group Chief Executive Officer ASHISH KASHYAP has built (goibibo), sold (PayU) and acquired (redBus) businesses within a decade of his entrepreneurial journey. He is now merging the group with MakeMyTrip. Kashyap tells Ajay Modi about the thoughts behind the merger, the possible synergies and the road ahead after the merger. Edited ...

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