Arabian Hotel Investment Conference

April 2020 | United Arab Emirates

Speaker profile

Abhinav Sinha

Global Chief Operating Officer
OYO Hotels and Homes

Abhinav Sinha is the Global Chief Operating Officer at OYO Hotels and Homes, South Asia’s largest, one of China’s top three, and the world’s fastest growing chain of hotels, homes and living spaces. At OYO, he is responsible for delivering great customer experience, building the organization and planning and supervising OYO’s growth across India and global territories.

He joined OYO in August 2014 and has played an instrumental role in expanding OYO’s chain of hotels from just one city (Gurgaon) in September 2014 to now over 450,000 rooms and over 13,000 properties across ten markets - India, Indonesia, China, Nepal, Malaysia, The U.K.,The U.A.E., Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Philippines and Japan.

Abhinav started his career at ITC Limited, where he spent four years in roles spanning across operations, production planning, quality control, process excellence, and project management. He joined The Boston Consulting Group as a management consultant in their Dallas office in 2009 and has proven expertise in strategy, project management, analytics, and operations. Leading large projects and working closely with the top leadership of some of the most respected companies, he believes strategy, innovation, talent, and operational discipline are key to help scale a business. After working for four years and rising to the
position of a Principal, he moved on from BCG and returned to India to join Ritesh in building OYO.
Abhinav has completed his Bachelors in Chemical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology,
Kharagpur and earned his MBA at Harvard Business School in General Management.

See Abhinav Sinha speak in the following sessions:

Day Three: Thursday, 11th April 2019 →
AHIC Hard Talk - ​How is India’s OYO disrupting the hotel business model using technology?