"Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become."
EX: Biggest milestone in your life.
HIM: Conquering cancer.
EX: Book(s) that have influenced your life.
HIM: ‘The subtle art of not giving a Fu*k’.
EX: An unusual app on your smartphone.
HIM: ‘Livegreen’ – this app tracks and reduces emissions level.
EX: The next product on your tech-wishlist.
HIM: Can’t wait for Tesla’s India launch.
EX: 3 habits you think are most important in order to be an effective leader.
HIM: 1.Take action even when it’s scary – shatter the status quo. Personal and creative growth cannot manifest from comfort.
2. Ask questions and listen – leadership is not all about using your voice and being heard; listening to those around you is just as important.
3. Treat people the way you like to be treated.
EX: The best tech innovation according to you.
HIM: The sharing economy. What it means is when goods and services are not owned by a single user, but rather only temporarily accessed by members of a network and underutilized assets are shared. It opens doors for people who could not have imagined to buy these products yet experience it now.
EX: Your ideas and views on sustainable technology
HIM: Addressing climate change while promoting economic growth requires the large-scale deployment of technologies across key sectors such as power generation, transport, energy & tourism. At Booking.com & personally, I take sustainability very seriously. One of the initiatives we run is booking booster. Through our Booking Booster Programme, we identify and empower scale-ups that help relieve pressure on overcrowded tourist areas, businesses that positively impact the environment and social ventures that are supporting local communities in the tourism industry.