Why Ritesh Agarwal’s Mark Zuckerberg Obsession Is Both The Crust And Core Of Oyo’s Problems?

It’s not surprising that on multiple occasions the young Indian entrepreneur, Ritesh Agarwal has been compared (and has reveled in that) to a “Young and Brash” Mark Zuckerberg.

CCI relieves OYO of predatory pricing allegations

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) order confirmed that OYO is not a dominant player. The order recommended that OYO is a significant player in the market for franchise service for budget hotels in India. The Competition Commission of India…

Founder Ritesh Agarwal looks to bulk up ownership in Oyo

Oyo founder, Ritesh Agarwal is in the midst of buying back shares from early investors Sequoia Capital and Lightspeed Venture Partners to bulk up his ownership, said three people familiar with the matter.

Oyo reaffirms commitment to safety with new executive appointments

Reiterating its commitment to safety, OYO India makes key senior hires OYO Hotels and Homes, South Asia’s largest, China’s second largest, and the world’s sixth largest and fastest-growing chain of leased and franchised hotels, homes and living spaces, as part…

OYO tees off on global turfs, with India in the rough

Even as its India business faces the ire of hotel associations, OYO is hiring top leadership across key markets to drive its aggressive international growth plans. Backed by its grand vision and investment support of Softbank Vision Fund, OYO Hotels…