Ixigo Acqui-Hires Inter-City Cab Aggregator Rutogo

The Rutogo team will join Ixigo to aid the building of a marketplace for inter-city taxi owners and vendors. Earlier this month, Ixigo acqui-hired online community Indian backpacker. Ixigo already has a meta taxi aggregator app, and the team from Rutogo will help building it out.

ixigo acqui-hires the Indian Backpacker, community of budget travelers

A travel enthusiast since he was 16, Akshay has stayed at Ashrams, trekked to the hills, tried out local street food at small towns and made new friends from across the globe. In a short time, he made IndianBackpacker.com a credible source of information and bookings for backpackers coming to India. i

Micromax Invests in ixigo

Micromax had announced last month that it will be making investments of 0.5-20 million dollars in over 20 startups in the coming year. For this objective, Micromax has also set up an M&A team which has been actively sourcing and working with startups across major technology markets such as Silicon Valley, Europe, Israel and India to bring in the best products and capabilities.