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Deep Kalra was born in Hyderabad and grew up in Delhi. He graduated with Economics from St. Stephen's College, Delhi in 1990 and did MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad in 1992. He went with the flow to work with ABN Amro Bank.
He worked for ABN Amro Bank for three years but not satisfied with an everyday boring job, he decided to do something else and quit his guaranteed income job and went on to entrepreneurial journey to bring AMF Bowling ( an American company) to the Indian market. he worked there for four years it was a great entrepreneurial journey but ended with financial disaster.
Learning is a Key for Success
He joined GE Capital as a business development head. while working there Deep met with India's top internet players and he helped GE capital grow with the internet. once he was trying to sell his car online and he was fascinated with the opportunities the internet has to offer. he worked with GE Capital for more than a year and decided to quit as he was now ready to start on his own.
Deep with his other co-founders like Rajesh Magow, Sachin Bhatia, and keyur Joshi along with $2 million dollars from eVentures founded makemytrip.com in the year 2000.
And now MakeMyTrip.com valued at $3.8 Bn!!
"There is no greater joy than building something from scratch-Deep Kalra"
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