Articles about Deepinder Goyal
19 Oct 2021
Zomato reinstates terminated agent after Twitter storm over Hindi imposition
Food delivery platform Zomato has reinstated a customer support agent after she was terminated over a Hindi imposition row on social media.
14 Sep 2021
Zomato co-founder Gaurav Gupta quits to start 'a new chapter'
Gaurav Gupta, the co-founder and Chief Operating Officer (COO) of homegrown food-delivery platform Zomato, has announced his decision to quit the company.
23 Jul 2021
Zomato makes stellar stock market debut; lists at 53% premium
Shares of food delivery giant Zomato Friday made a stellar debut on stock markets as the company created history by becoming the first Indian unicorn to go public.
12 Mar 2021
Covering expenses of Bengaluru-woman, delivery man, says Zomato after fiasco
Deepinder Goyal, the founder of the food-ordering app Zomato, on Friday, spoke about the incident involving a customer and a delivery man.
19 Dec 2020
Ahead of its IPO next year, Zomato raises $660 million
Zomato has raised $660 million as part of its primary financing round, giving the Gurugram-based food tech unicorn a valuation of $3.9 billion, the company's founder and CEO, Deepinder Goyal, said on Twitter.
10 Sep 2020
Zomato raises Rs. 760 crore from Tiger Global: Details here
In a major step forward, Zomato has raised Rs. 760 crore ($102 million) in funding from US-based investment firm Tiger Global Management.
01 Jun 2020
Zomato launches 'Talent Directory' to help outplace laid-off employees
Days after laying off hundreds of its employees, food tech giant Zomato has launched a public database/directory to help outplace those workers.
21 May 2020
Now, Zomato will warn about restaurants with fake reviews
In a bid to improve its restaurant discovery experience, food-tech giant Zomato is updating its app with some small but useful changes.
15 May 2020
Amid COVID-19, Zomato decides to fire 13% of its workforce
The economic fallout of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has started trickling down to salaried employees.
08 Apr 2020
Amid lockdown, Zomato launches grocery delivery across 80 Indian cities
As 1.3 billion Indians struggle to move freely and access daily essentials under the 21-day lockdown enforced by the Narendra Modi government, Zomato is rising to the occasion.
26 Mar 2020
COVID-19 outbreak: Zomato to help lockdown-hit restaurants, delivery partners
In the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak, the entire population of India, except those on the front-lines, has been put on lockdown.
11 Jan 2020
Zomato raises $150 million from Ant Financial: Details here
Gurugram-based food-tech unicorn Zomato has raised $150 million in a corporate round of funding led by existing investor Ant Financial.
16 Dec 2019
Zomato may buy UberEats's India business
The India business of UberEats, the food delivery service operated by ride-hailing giant Uber, is likely to be sold to Zomato, its arch-rival in the country.
13 Sep 2019
Zomato ventures into content streaming, announces original shows
After leading the game of food-delivery, Zomato is gearing up to take on Netflix and Amazon.
02 Aug 2019
Zomato episode is the reflection of society, us
This week was eventful, and not in a good way. Ayodhya mediation failed, the controversial Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Bill, the contentious National Medical Commission Bill got passed, Apple thought of bringing stylus to iPhones, and CCD founder VG Siddhartha died an untimely death.
31 Jul 2019
Food has no religion, Zomato CEO tells Islamophobic customer
In yet another incident of religious bigotry, a Twitter user complained to Zomato about a non-Hindu rider delivering his order.
13 Jun 2019
Zomato's drone nails first food delivery test, flying at 80kmph
A few years back, the idea of food delivery via drones was nothing but a pipe dream.
03 Jun 2019
Win for gender equality: Zomato announces 26-weeks paid parental leave
Setting a precedent for gender equality, the restaurant search and food delivery service Zomato introduced paid parental leave for men and women for a period of 26 weeks (roughly six months).
05 Dec 2018
Soon, drones could be delivering your Zomato orders
In a bid to expand its presence in India, Zomato has taken a step towards drone-based food delivery.
02 Mar 2018
Zomato Co-founder Pankaj Chaddah Resigns, To Start A New Venture
Pankaj Chaddah, co-founder of online restaurant guide and food-ordering app Zomato has resigned from the company after serving ten years saying he will take a few months break and start something new.
01 Mar 2018
Zomato raises Rs. 977cr from Alibaba-unit Ant Financial Services
Restaurant discovery and online food-ordering platform, Zomato, announced it has raised $150mn (Rs. 977cr) in a fresh funding round from Ant Financial Services Group, one of the world's leading digital financial services providers.
19 Sep 2017
Zomato will charge zero commission from restaurants on food orders
Zomato is having a good run.
18 May 2017
17 million accounts on Zomato 'hacked'
India's largest online food-portal Zomato has become the latest target of hacking. A security blog called Hackread claims over 17 million accounts have been breached.
18 Mar 2017
Zomato Gold launched in UAE
Zomato has launched a gold membership scheme in UAE and the service is likely to come to India in June 2017.
14 Nov 2016
Zomato to launch new initiatives to garner greater revenues
Zomato is eyeing greater profitability and revenues through the launch of two new initiatives by the company, Zomato Red and Zomato Infrastructure Services.