Travel start-up ixigo acqui-hires IndianBackpacker.com to build curated communities of travelers
An investee company of SAIF Partners & MakeMyTrip, ixigo looks to grow five-fold to reach over 30 million monthly active mobile users by 2016.
Acqui-Hiring: The New Normal in Talent Acquisition
Thanks to fierce competition for rapidly scaling up businesses in the Indian technology ecosystem, acquiring start-ups primarily for its tech talent rather than the product is gradually becoming a rage in the country. That's acqui-hiring for you.