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Travelstop

Travelstop

Travelstop is a SaaS company that makes business travel platform. The company provides tools to manage business travel, expense reporting, and data analytics for travel and expenses.

History

Travelstop was founded in Singapore by Prashant Kirtane, Vijay Aggarwal, and Altaf Dhamani. The founder and CEO, Prashant Kirtane, is a former Yahoo! exec turned entrepreneur who sold his previous travel-tech startup travelmob to Expedia's HomeAway in 2015.

Seed Funding

Travelstop raised US$1.2 million seed funding in August 2018 led by Singapore-based venture capital firm SeedPlus.

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Travelstop platform offers tools that simplify and automate the entire business travel experience–right from trip planning to expense reimbursements. Travelstop plans to initially focus on small and medium-sized enterprises in Asia where business travel remains largely unmanaged.



The platform is used by employees to book and manage their own business travel, which includes hotel and flight bookings. In addition to travel, employees can also use the platform for expense reporting.The platform uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to personalize the travel and budget recommendations for the company.

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Altaf Dhamani

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Kashish Gupta

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Ketki Prabhat

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Maria Muravska

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Michael Smith Jr.

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Prashant Kirtane

Founder



Sahil Kaushik

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Vijay Aggarwal

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