Anil Goel

Group Chief Technology and Product Officer, OYO Hotels & Homes

Anil  GoelAnil Goel is the Group Chief Technology and Product Officer, OYO Hotels & Homes, a young hotel startup, the world’s leading chain of hotels, homes, and spaces. With his current role at OYO, he is responsible to provide strategic direction and strengthen the technology infrastructure powering the Company’s business operations. A seasoned tech professional, Anil has nearly 20 years of experience in building complex software applications & systems, technology infrastructure and businesses to drive revenue growth, expand customer base and boost profitability. Prior to this he has worked in various technology development and leadership roles at companies like, Hike Messenger, RealNetworks, Capgemini and HyperQuality. Anil holds a B.E. (Hons.) in Electrical & Electronics from BITS Pilani and earned his MBA in Marketing from City University of Seattle. When not busy playing with technology, he likes to go for long runs and cycling. He is also a big fan of adventure sports.
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Does IT provide a strategic advantage?

Absolutely yes. Keep in mind, tech architecture needs to be thought through in advance and needs to be woven into the customer journey and all things in the backend that allow for seamless delivery of operations.