OYO Appoints Nitin Thakur as Head of Communications

New Delhi, July 05, 2021: OYO has today announced the appointment of Nitin Thakur as the head of communications. A seasoned professional, Nitin comes with over two decades of experience and would be responsible for looking at both internal and external communications for OYO. He would be a part of OYO’s global leadership team.

Commenting on the development, Kavikrut, chief growth officer - OYO, said, “I am excited to welcome Nitin to the leadership team and partner with him to further our communications strategy. As OYO recovers from the pandemic, Nitin will enable our OYOpreneurs to bring the OYO story to more partners and guests across the world.”

Rohit Kapoor, CEO OYO - India & Southeast Asia added, “I am thrilled and equally excited to collaborate with a veteran like Nitin who brings in a great deal of experience and learning to OYO. As both India and OYO move ahead on the path of recover from the impact of COVID-19, Nitin would play an important role in steering our communication efforts for all stakeholders. We are glad to have him onboard and look forward to collaborating closely with him.”

Nitin Thakur, the newly appointed head of communications for OYO, said, “Today, OYO is synonymous with building technology for small and independent hotels and homes. I am truly excited to take on this mandate and work with passionate, mission-oriented individuals for continuing the momentum of OYO’s recovery and communicating its fabulous journey to the world.”

Prior to OYO, Nitin was a part of the group executive leadership team at the Max Group where his role involved strengthening the group’s reputation through traditional and digital media and providing leadership and guidance for strategic campaigns such as mergers & acquisitions.