Meet the team



Rakshit Desai

Managing Director - India, Flight Centre Travel Group
Rakshit heads Flight Centre Travel Group (FCTG) in India comprising the market-leading FCM and Corporate Traveller brands, the fast-growing Travel Tours retail network, the Travel Money India currency business and the FCM Incoming South Asian DMC. Frequently quoted on industry and economic issues and a regular speaker at trade events, Rakshit also featured in the 2015 Edition of the Economic Times - Spencer Stuart 'top 40 under forty' business leaders list.
Gaurav Luthra

Gaurav Luthra

Chief Operating Officer
Gaurav brings with him over 20 years of tenure at FCTG India driving product innovation and managing our supplier relations for better revenue outcomes to launching Corporate Traveller as the first branded SME travel proposition in this market. He has successfully contributed to the business by his operational excellence in business development, key account management, relationship management and procurement.

Sudhir Mendirata

Chief Financial Officer
Sudhir heads the finance function and is responsible for setting overall strategic direction and fiscal management policies of the company. He has more than 20 years of financial and operational experience spanning various roles in his career including fifteen years of experience in the travel trade.

Manoj Nair

National Marketing Leader
Manoj Nair leads the marketing function for FCM India. He brings with him more than 15 years of experience in the travel industry having worked in leadership positions with reputed travel companies. A hardcore marketer with proven record in brand building and customer centric innovation, his mandate is to drive ROI based marketing solutions for the organisation.

John Thangaraj

National Peopleworks Leader
John is a senior HR professional with more than 22 years of corporate experience across industries like travel, consumer durables, manufacturing and logistics and Travel industries. John specializes in Human Behavioral Science and is a regular practitioner of Souldrama, a blend of Psychodrama and Spirituality and inculcates them in his HR practices.



Anuj Razdan

Brand Leader, Corporate Traveller
Anuj has been closely associated with various verticals in the travel industry including corporate, retail and Key Account Management. Currently he oversees the operations and client management for Corporate Traveller brand in India.

Punit Puri

Corporate Sales Leader
Punit is responsible for spearheading corporate acquisitions for FCM brand in India. Punit comes with over 20 years of experience driving sales and acquisitions in corporate travel industry

Pukhraj Joneja

Head of Products & Supplier Relations
Pukhraj leads the extensive product portfolio at FCTG India. With a career spanning over 21 years in the hospitality, retail and travel industry, Pukhraj drives the organisation's product strategy to create unmatched offerings for our customers. An expert at handling supplier and partner relations, he specialises in product design and customer experience management.