Ride hailing platform Ola plans to set up a new technology centre in Pune and hire about 1,000 engineers over the next few years. According to sources close to the development, the tech centre in Pune will be the second such centre for the company in India after Bengaluru, and will cater to global and local solutions for all businesses of Ola across the group. When contacted,
an Ola spokesperson confirmed the development but declined to offer more details. One of the persons privy to the development said the Pune facility – which will be operational by the end of this quarter – will help create jobs for 1,000 skilled technology professionals over the next three years.