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Zomato elevates food-delivery CEO Mohit Gupta as co-founder

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Zomato elevates food-delivery CEO Mohit Gupta as founderDeepinder Goyal, Founder and (CEO) Chief Executive Officer  of food ordering platform Zomato has virtually- appointed Mohit Gupta, the CEO- of its food delivery business as one of its co-founder. 

Key Points:

i.About Mohit Gupta: He had joined Zomato in 2018, from online travel portal MakeMyTrip where he was serving as the Chief Operating Officer (COO).

ii.Other co founders: In the year 2019, Gaurav Gupta, COO of Zomato, was also given the title co-founder. Totally, at present the Zomato has 4 co founders namely- Goyal, Gunjan Patidar, Gaurav Gupta and Mohit Gupta.

iii.Fact 1: Patidar had quit the company after a 10-year stint in March 2018 and has started a mental fitness startup Mindhouse.

iv.The move comes at a time when order volumes for Zomato and rival Swiggy have hit an all-time low due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Also, Jeff Bezos, (CEO of Amazon), has started a food delivery service in selected areas of Bengaluru, Karnataka.

About Zomato:
Headquarters– Gurugram, Haryana.
Founders– Deepinder Goyal and Pankaj Chaddah.