Musafir.com is India’s fastest growing travel website. We are dedicated towards providing an inspiring and premium travel experience. Our services are driven by the vision of uniting smart technology with customer satisfaction. We offer flights to over 3,000 destinations, hotel stays in over 85,000 properties around the world, holiday experiences and much more.
The word musafir (pronounced moo-saa-fir) means “traveller” in Arabic. At Musafir.com, we stand by the three core values across all levels – best available options, transparent pricing, and premium experience.
Musafir.com was founded by Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Thani, Sachin Gadoya and Albert Dias in August 2007 and was inaugurated by Sheikh Abdullah bin Mohammed Al Thani on April 23, 2009. We launched our services in India in 2010 and signed an exciting partnership with cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar in 2013, which saw him represent Musafir as a global brand ambassador until April 30, 2016.
Sheikh Mohammed Al Thani, Co-founder and Chairman
Sheikh Mohammed is an avid explorer, who holds the coveted title of being the first Qatari national to summit Mt Everest. He is also the Chairman of the Sharjah Department of Statistics, a member of the Board of Directors at Air Arabia and a member of the Sharjah Executive Council.
Sachin Gadoya, Co-founder and Managing DirectorSachin is a seasoned entrepreneur whose family has established several successful enterprises in the UAE over the last three decades. He leads Musafir's growing network with a special focus on strategic business development and partnerships. Sachin is also the Director at the Gadoya Holding Group of Companies.
Albert Dias, Co-founder and M&T Director Albert is an e-commerce specialist who leads Musafir's product technology and marketing teams with a focus on delivering seamless user experiences. He is a stickler for detail and passionate about creativity. Prior to co-founding Musafir, Albert delivered rich online user experiences for clients at BBDO/Proximity.
Mehul Thakur, Director, Musafir.com India Mehul is the Director of the Viva Group of Companies, which operates leading businesses in the real estate, retail, logistics, media, education, hospitality and finance sectors across India.
Rajesh Pareek, Group CEORajesh joined us a Group CEO from Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) where he served as a CFO and previously as a Director with big four accounting firms across a broad range of services. During his tenure at DIFC, Rajesh also held Chairman and Board responsibilities and was a recipient of several CFO and other awards for his achievements. As Group CEO, his key focus would be on international expansion and capital raising with an aim to strengthen the current business model and explore new acquisitions. Rajesh is an Associate with the Institute of Chartered Accountant with over 23+ years’ experience, he also holds a Bachelors of Commerce with Honours in Finance and Accounting and has done a General Management Programme from IIM Ahmedabad, India. In his spare time, Rajesh loves to follow his passion for horse riding, travel and adventure sports.
Giya Diwaan, Country Head, IndiaA qualified Chartered Accountant with more than 15 years of experience, Giya has been part of business and management teams across
renowned companies like IDBI, PwC, Moody’s, Deloitte & Touche LLP (RGP) and Itz Cash. With expertise in crucial business verticals
like financial services, digital payments, retail and info comm, Giya spearheads the process of expanding Musafir’s presence across key markets
in India. With internet penetration increasing in India, there is a huge market potential which is
yet to be explored. Giya is focused on tapping in to this potential and gaining a stronger foothold
for Musafir in India.
Where are we located
- Musafir.com India Private Limited
HDIL, Kaledonia Bldg, 5th Floor,
Opp. Vijay Nagar, Sahar Road,
Mumbai 400 069, India