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Mezi uses AI and human expertise to personalise online booking experience

Mezi founders Swapnil Shinde and Snehal Shinde are also planning to back start-ups

Mezi founders Swapnil Shinde and Snehal Shinde

Mezi founders Swapnil Shinde and Snehal Shinde

Nirmalya Behera
“Being a travel guru, and knowing all the travel tricks, I finally found something that finds the deals I find and saves me a tonne of time,” says Kim J, a user of Mezi, an artificial intelligence (AI)-powered travel app developed by Pune-born twin brothers.

Adding: “What a great service! Everyone should have Mezi.”

Mezi was co-founded in 2015 by serial entrepreneurs Swapnil Shinde and Snehal Shinde. Sunnyvale-headquartered, it was acquired by American Express last month. It now operates as a wholly-owned subsidiary of AmEx.

The company has two offices in this country, Mumbai and Pune. It has 45 of its 60 employees

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First Published: Feb 25 2018 | 8:20 PM IST

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