Zomato

Zomato
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Screenshot
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The big Zomato homepage in Greater Vancouver
Type of businessPrivate
Available inMultilingual
FoundedJuly 2008 (2008-07)
HeadquartersDLF Phase V, Gurugram, Haryana, India
Area served24 countries
Founder(s)Deepinder Goyal[1]
Pankaj Chaddah
Key people
  • Deepinder Goyal
    (Founder and CEO)
  • Gaurav Gupta
    (Co-Founder & COO)
IndustryOnline food ordering
ServicesFood delivery[2]
RevenueUS$206 million (FY 2019)[3][4]
Employees5,000+ [5]
ParentInfo Edge (27.6%)
Ant Financial (23%)[6]
Uber (9.99%)[7]
URLZomato
AdvertisingYes
RegistrationOptional
Users8 crore (80 million) monthly active users
Current statusActive
Native client(s) onWindows Phone, iOS, Android, Universal Windows Platform (Windows 10 Mobile, Windows 10)

Zomato is an Indian restaurant aggregator and food delivery start-up founded by Pankaj Chaddah and Deepinder Goyal in 2008.[8][9] Zomato provides information, menus and user-reviews of restaurants as well as food delivery options from partner restaurants in select cities. Zomato also began grocery delivery amid the COVID-19 outbreak.[10] As of 2019, the service is available in 24 countries and in more than 10,000 cities.[11]

  1. ^ "In Depth Interview with Pankaj Chaddah, Founder of Zomato". The Startup Magazine. 7 November 2013.
  2. ^ "Zomato, Swiggy launch alcohol delivery service in Odisha". The Financial Express. 27 May 2020.
  3. ^ "Zomato Annual Report FY19". Zomato. Retrieved 4 July 2020.
  4. ^ "Zomato posts USD 294 mn loss for FY19; revenue up 3-fold to USD 206 mn". Economic Times. Retrieved 14 March 2020.
  5. ^ Alawadhi, Neha (15 May 2020). "Zomato lays off 500 employees, slashes salaries as CEO blames coronavirus". Business Standard India.
  6. ^ "Zomato raises $150 mn from Alibaba's Ant Financial at $3 bn valuation". Livemint.com. 10 January 2020. Retrieved 17 March 2020.
  7. ^ "Uber sells its food delivery biz for 10% stake in Zomato". The Times of India. 22 January 2020. Retrieved 26 January 2020.
  8. ^ "Zomato co-founder Pankaj Chaddah quits as it shuffles top management". Economic Times. Retrieved 9 April 2020.
  9. ^ "Deepinder Goyal, Founder & CEO, Zomato". www.indiainfoline.com. Retrieved 5 March 2020.
  10. ^ www.ETtech.com. "Zomato forays into grocery delivery, in talks to partner with Grofers & BigBasket - ETtech". ETtech.com. Retrieved 26 March 2020.
  11. ^ "About Zomato". zomato.com.