About Us

SavvyMob is an on-demand mobile marketplace offering unsold hotel inventory to last minute travellers at the lowest price. SavvyMob aims to work with SMEs and Independent Travellers, helping them save up to 50% on their hotels cost.

Travel is a wonderful part of life. The places you go and the people you meet become a small portion of who you are. We at SavvyMob believe that travel should be a lot less hectic. We’re all about simplifying the way you experience new places, new adventures and new travels. It all starts with seamless hotel bookings, without any deadlines.

#KeepTravelling

Our Story

Founded in 2015 by ex-AOL & CNN executives with deep experience in Internet and Mobile and a truckload passion for Travel. Savvymob is a two sided marketplace; on one side it aims to provide hotels a robust technology driven solution to liquidate all types of unsold hospitality inventory, while on the other side it aims to provide SME's and the business traveller with instant access to the lowest pricing for last minute travel. The platform has over 6,000 hotels in the budget, mid and luxury segment onboard across 60+ Indian destinations and is now expanding its network into international waters. The company is headquartered in Bangalore, India and distributes its inventory through a mobile platform available on both iOS and Android. Savvymob is today one of India's leading players in the Last Minute Hotel space.

Our Mission

Hotels

  • The Hotel Booking market in 2018 will be USD 6,200 MM
  • 40% of Hotel Room inventory goes unsold every night
  • 50% of Hotel F&B inventory goes unsold every meal
  • 60% of Hotel Spa Inventory does unsold everyday
  • 80% of Hotel Meeting Room inventory goes unsold everyday
  • Now thats plenty of unsold inventory... Hotels currently have no technology solution to liquidate unsold inventory
  • Hotels can increase their revenues by upto 25% by liquidating their inventory on a last minute basis through the Savvymob Platform

SME

  • On the other hand there are over 200 MM Smartphone Users and over 48 MM SME's in India who are constantly travelling
  • Unlike corporates, SME's don't have access to a travel desk or someone to manage their travel, over 80% happens last minute
  • Finding the right hotel at the lowest price is time consuming
  • SavvyMob provides them over 20% savings on their travel through access to special pricing on unsold inventory at handpicked business friendly hotels

Tech

  • Savvymob utiliizes advanced and automated technology to distribute this inventory on an on-demand basis
  • The platform also enables SME's to streamline and manage their employees business travel expenses

Savvymob aims to be the King of unsold Inventory and the Swiss Army Knife for Small Business Travellers wherever they go

Meet the Team

  • Bikram Sohal

    CEO/Co-Founder

    Global technology business leader with over 15 years’ experience in the Internet, Mobile and Media industries. Launched and grew digital brands across APAC including CNN Travel, Aol.com, Engadget and Autoblog. Corporate and start-up experience in the US, India and Hong Kong. MBA from Yale and undergrad from Punjab Engineering College.

  • Gappan Annamalai

    COO/Co-Founder

    General Manager with over 10 years of strategic consulting and operations experience in the digital media industry. Managed expansion of digital brands like Aol.com, Engadget and Autoblog across APAC. Founded consulting and mobile start-ups and recently launched The Big Toss, a cricket gaming app. Alumnus of The Ohio State University.

  • Nikhil Sindhu

    Head of Sales

    Hotel professional with extensive experience across the hospitality industry. Alumnus of New York University and Johnson & Wales University, Rhode Island with degrees in Hospitality Management, Hotel Management & Hotel Finance. Past experience includes hotel development, land acquisition & business development with the Puravankara Group, Bangalore and Food & Beverage Management with Swissotel The Drake, New York.

  • Abhijit Bhandari

    Product Manager

    Abhijit has been with SavvyMob since inception working with all stake holders like the Clients, Hotels, Engineering, Marketing, Sales, Business Development and Leadership teams. Has experience across sectors such as digital media, technology and financial services. Holds a Masters in Management and Finance and is an alumnus of St. Joseph’s College of Business Administration, Bangalore.

Investors

Seed Round Funding - Dec 2015

Lead By - TV Mohandas Pai, Ex CFO Infosys, Chairman of Manipal Global

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