Airbnb has appointed Amanpreet Bajaj as general manager for India, South-east Asia, Hong Kong and Taiwan, taking over from Mike Orgill who returns to his former role as Airbnb’s regional policy director for Asia-Pacific.
In his expanded role, Bajaj will be responsible for driving Airbnb’s strategy and long-term growth in Asia-Pacific. He was previously the company’s country manager for India.
Bajaj will continue to report to Kum Hong Siew, Airbnb’s regional director for Asia-Pacific and COO of Airbnb China.
Before joining Airbnb, he co-founded Letsbuy.com in 2010, which was acquired by Flipkart.com in 2012.