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Ola streamlines corporate travel for Airtel, Reliance amongst others across India

Updated: Sep 16, 2016 17:48 IST

New Delhi [India], Sep 16 (ANI): India's largest transportation platform Ola has announced that top companies like Airtel, Reliance ADAG, Larsen and Toubro Limited and Godrej are the latest to adopt its unique enterprise offering - Ola Corporate.

Ola Corporate already enables seamless business travel for more than 200,000 employees in over 100 cities across India. Apart from options to ride across categories like Ola Micro, Ola Mini, Ola Prime, Ola Rentals, Ola Lux and Ola Share; Ola Corporate has started integrating deep into companies HRMS and expense management systems to deliver a true enterprise class product in the transportation segment.

Ola has also built a post-ride, approval mechanism on its own platform, allowing managers in these companies to track and approve rides taken by their teams. Top companies like Airtel, Reliance ADAG, Larsen and Toubro Limited and Godrej aim to reduce business travel expense by up to 60 percent, with Ola's Corporate services.

"We are delighted to extend our service to India's leading organisations. With the addition of a host of exclusive features, we are confident that our service will bring immense value to hundreds of thousands of working professionals and enable seamless mobility experience for their business travel," said Head - Ola Corporate, Ankit Jain.

"Ola Corporate is leading the evolution of enterprise transport in India. This is an important step towards our goal of ensuring mobility for a billion Indians, by addressing a major use case with unique and customized solutions," he added.

"With over 18,000 employees spread across 100+ cities and towns in India, our transportation needs for business travel are extremely varied. Ola understands our unique needs and has tailored its solutions to serve a wide range of use cases. We are delighted to partner with Ola and avail of their corporate services. In our experience of working with them, we are already seeing immense benefits from increased employee convenience, simplified accounting and greater control over costs by using Ola Corporate," said Global Chief Sourcing Officer at Bharti Airtel, Ram Kuppuswamy.

With convenient app based bookings and ETAs of less than five minutes across all major Indian metros, Ola significantly reduces the time wasted in waiting for scheduled transport. Centralized billing makes the entire process of applying for transport reimbursements redundant for corporate travelers and organizations, resulting in improved business productivity. Ola Corporate has helped companies save up to 60 percent on business travel.

Ola comes with comprehensive safety standards like live ride tracking, thorough verification of driver partners, number masking and emergency in-app SOS button; to ensure a safe and secure travel experience for corporate and retail users alike. (ANI)