Quikr’s Nitin Sethi joins IndiGo Airlines as VP Digital to lead the Digital Transformation


In past Nitin Sethi has worked in various positions with Quikr (VP, Product design and UX experience),CommonFloor.com (head of product design and experience), Info Edge(Naukri.com), Yatra & more.

Nitin Sethi holds close to two decades of experience in product design & user experience industry in building great digital platforms. His career expands over a larger scale, having worked in various roles at some of the biggest brands in India including Quikr, where he worked last and has recently quit to join Indigo Airlines on the digital front as Vice President.

Nitin Sethi - VP, Digital - Indigo Airlines
Nitin Sethi – VP, Digital – Indigo Airlines

He started his career at Bharti Airtel and then went on to work with Indiatimes and Rediff in early years of his career. He’s also been approached by many national & international brands and startups for consultations.

Nitin’s work profile is enriched with great roles at Info Edge ( Naukri.com group ), the real estate platform Commonfloor.com and multiple other stallwarts in the startup ecosystem such as the likes of Dazzlr as head of product and user experience and Yatra as group head consumer experience and design. Sethi has also worked with popular brands such as India Art Village, Babyoye.com, Dainik Bhaskar Group, Prism Education, Mega Softwares, rediff.com, Times Internet, and Bharti Airtel.

Interacting with Red Newswire, Nitin said..

“We will be focusing on making seamless mobile-first experience across devices & digital platforms with effective communication for our customers at Indigo. “

He added that..

“Somebody in the company should represent the consumer and put the foot down to make things meaningful from the user’s perspective. Customer empathy is the key to success. Let’s bleed blue !”

Nitin has also won many notable awards such as:-

  • Design-led Entrepreneurship Awards’ 2017 at TiE 2017
  • -Awarded the Karnataka Brand Leadership Award 2017
  • -Recognized as a top digital influencer and made it to the “Adobe Content 100 list for 2017”

He mentors many startups and has also invested in a handful of them. He’s a popular name in the startup community and is invited very often to speak at Startup events and other public forums. He likes to speak on importance of ‘Design Thinking’ based approach in product building and encourage more and more of the youth to become entrepreneurs and build great startups. He always emphasizes on building world class innovative products and is passionate about UI design and user experience.