If someone is diagnosed with cancer at the age of 21, the whole world comes down crashing for them and some people die the moment the doctors tells them there is little time left. For Kanika Tekriwal, her cancer diagnosis not only made her stronger, but also helped her to achieve her dreams fearlessly. Now at the age of 28 and fully recovered, Kanika is the Founder and CEO of JetSetGo, an online booking company that controls the chartering of 80% of India’s private jet and helicopter fleets. JetSetGo is considered to be India’s first and possibly the only marketplace for private jets and helicopters that enables the users to search and charter aircrafts across India. She started her company in the year 2013 and it has been growing ever since.
Kanika Tekriwal is from Bhopal and an alumna of the Jawaharlal Nehru School, BHEL. She finished her graduation in Mumbai and MBA in England. Kanika’s company manages assets worth nearly $70 million and contracts running into $20 million. Check out this video here where she talks about her achievements and why her company stands out from the crowd.
So how does JetSetGo work? If you want to hire an aircraft, you can go to the site and fill up your requirements post which you will be taken to the list of options available for you. The website further provides details of the aircrafts and airstrips where the aircraft can operate. In fact, the company goes all out to ensure that you get the best of facilities. This young entrepreneur was also featured in the ’30 under 30’ achievers of Asia list in the Forbes Magazine.
The inspiring story of Kanika Tekriwal is proof that if you set out to do something, nothing, not even the fear of death can stop you from achieving it.
Source: CNN Money