Team Hyderabad
Aditya Koleshwar
President
Aditya has over 4.5 years of work experience in the Automobile Industry. A mechanical engineer by education, Aditya handled the After Sales at Hero Motocorp, and was later promoted to the Sales department. He has hands on experience in both urban and rural parts of Maharashtra, managing a distribution network of over 20 Dealers and a business of 1.45 Bn INR. Additionally, Aditya also handled BTL Marketing, Dealer Finances, Digital marketing and Customer relations. He is an avid biker and launched a Biker’s Club for the owners of Premium Hero motorcycles. Aditya also enjoys music and is an amateur singer himself.
 
Apoorva Sharma
Vice President
A passionate marketer with prior experience of nearly 3 years in Sales & Trade Marketing at ABInbev, Apoorva handled Key Accounts and worked with major Hospitality Giants like Starwood Hotels, Taj, ITC, Impresario, Beer Café group to name a few. She successfully led consumer promotions, large scale events & even launched a new channel for beer on tap in India. Apoorva is an economics graduate from Lady Shri Ram College for Women & has also c0-founded of a social project aiming to provide employment opportunities to rural women while up-cycling waste material. Her efforts were acknowledged globally when she got the opportunity to present her vision and ideas at the UN Headquarters. 
Avigat Bawa
Careers Co-ordinator
Avigat handled his family business in glasses, where he was responsible for managing negotiations with suppliers from China and Malaysia. He then moved to work as a Transfer Pricing executive with Deloitte, prior to joining ISB. Avigat is a national level debater with roughly 7 years of public speaking experience. A B.com graduate from St. Xavier’s College, Avigat has represented India in the Indo-Pak national Parliamentary Debates, wherein his team was the awarded the runners up position. In addition, he has also won 4 national tournaments and even bagged the Best Speaker trophy in all 4 of the tournaments.
 
Abhilasha Singh
L&D Co-ordinator
An avid marketing professional with nearly 4 years of experience in Digital & Content Marketing, Abhilasha is academically a Chemical Engineer from IIT BHU. She kicked off her professional journey with the Product team at OYO Rooms, diving into digital journeys undertaken by consumers across the web and app. She then moved to the Enterprise Digital vertical at American Express, working across leading global markets, shaping marketing strategies by launching various offer categories across digital platforms. Pre-ISB, her last stint was with Zomato as a Digital Marketing Manager where she was responsible for New User acquisition and growth. Post-ISB, Abhilasha wants to build a career in value-driven marketing and strategy.
 
Akhila Kambhampati
L&D Coordinator – Industry outreach
Akhila is an experienced marketing professional with an engineering degree from NIT Warangal and over 4 years of experience in B2B Sales and Marketing. She has worked with consumer durables/electrical goods companies like Bajaj Electricals & Orient Electric, wherein she handled product category end-to-end marketing and sales. With a responsibility to drive the segment’s top line and bottom line, she directed sales teams for leads generation, pricing & negotiation, new product development, BTL marketing, trade shows, product awareness & training programs. Outside the marketing world, Akhila enjoys singing, traveling, high altitude treks and exploring new restaurants & food joints.
 
Anshita Chandak
Events Coordinator
Anshita is an Electronics engineer from VIT University. Before joining ISB, she was working at Cisco Systems as a technical
consultant for over 2 years. She has worked with 120+ EMEA and APAC companies to resolve business-critical issues for customers in service-provider infrastructure and technologies and has collaborated with multiple institutions ( such as Government of India, US Air Forces) and industries (banking, retail, telecom) to provide optimal network solutions. Anshita is a dance aficionado and loves to play tennis.
 
Anindya Kumar
Events Coordinator Anindya Kumar is a Mechanical Engineer from MNNIT, Allahabad. Before coming to ISB, he was working as Customer Support Manager at Tata Motors for almost 3 years. Anindya handled the CBVU After-Sales division, and managed dealers’ profitability, customer satisfaction and vendor management strategies. If not found strategizing, Anindya enjoys cooking and trekking in his free time.

Minaal Chaudhry
Alumni Co-ordinator Minaal has over 3.5 years of experience across sales and management consulting. She initially worked as a Sales Manager with the foodtech start-up, Limetray, and then moved to join KPMG's management consulting practice with a focus on strategies and operations in the retail space.  At KPMG, Minaal worked on projects on Go-to-Market Strategies, Business plans & Logistics models. After 2 fruitful years at KPMG, she joined EazyDiner, a F&B start-up, as a Sales Manager and went on to head the city team. She was actively involved in client acquisition, key account management and assisting other teams in below the line marketing activities, customer servicing and corporate outreaches.

Surabhi Agarwal
Marketing & Engagement Co-ordinator An experienced marketing manager, Surabhi spent over 4 years in the F&B industry and handled Key Accounts during her stint at Zomato. Surabhi started off as a Sales Manager and moved up the ladder to handle the Inside-sales team at Zomato and was responsible for over 350+ accounts, managing a portfolio of over INR 30L monthly. Globally awarded for the highest client retention rate in 2018 and the youngest Key Accounts Manager at Zomato, she enjoys stepping out of her comfort zone and interacting with people from different walks of life. Energetic, motivated and outgoing, Surabhi enjoys travelling, watching movies and playing badminton.

Team Mohali
Varun Ravichandran
President A Computer Engineer by education, Varun has over five years of experience in the Marketing vertical. He spent the first year in an advertising agency – Principal Axis – handling the social media accounts of F&B brands, before switching gears to the FinTech company BankBazaar where he became a Manager in the Brand Marketing team. Varun has a penchant for coming up with creative ideas with a strong technical foundation that lead to solutions that are as innovative as they are effective.

Aditi Singh
Vice President Aditi is a Shri Ram College of Commerce Graduate and comes with 7+ years of work experience in Brand Management and Sales Planning at Maruti Suzuki India. During her last stint, she handled Maruti Swift as a brand manager and launched the Swift 2018 version in India. During her role in India Sales Planning team, Aditi handled key responsibilities such as competition tracking, dealer target setting, and vehicle allocation to dealers. A fitness enthusiast, Aditi, is passionate about meeting new people.
Post ISB, Aditi aspires to go back to brand management and be a part of exciting brand journeys.

Punya Vats
Alumni Relations Punya has ~6 years of experience across Advertising, Marketing & Brand Management.

After spending 3 years in advertising with Dentsu (Working on Honda's nationwide 360-degree brand campaigns) and Ogilvy ( sharpening my creative and copywriting side while managing India campaign launches of Ballentine's, Chivas etc ), Punya switched to brand management.

Punya has spent 3 years at Lenskart building premium brand John Jacobs from scratch ( as the 3rd employee to eventually building and leading the brand team of 8 ) making it an important exclusive omni-channel revenue stream at Lenskart and amongst the most aspirational eyewear brands in the country. 

Jehan Madan
Learning & Development Coordinator Jehan has close to 7 years of experience as a Marketing professional specializing in Digital and Social marketing. Prior to joining ISB he was a Marketing manager at Jaguar Land Rover, India. Jehan began his career at FoxyMoron, a digital start-up, servicing clients from the FMCG, Auto and Luxury sectors before moving to Edelman to assume the role of Senior Account Manager, leading teams for several brands including Jaguar Land Rover. With a passion for technology and a love for brand building, he is always looking for new ways in which brands can integrate into the ever-evolving customer journey.

Shaifali
Marketing and Communications Coordinator Shaifali has 4.5 years+ of work experience in Technology and E-commerce firms with her last stint being at Flipkart for over 3 years. She worked there as the Business Development and Marketing manager for the Fashion Accessories category. She had the opportunity to work with company leaders to theorize long-term strategies for capturing more market share and targeting niche customer segments, conceptualize and launch three product categories from scratch, and manage and get on-board vendor accounts of several Rs 10,000+ crore brands. She is a chai-dependent life form who loves to par-tea and prefers her puns intended.

Vriti Goel
Event Coordinator Vriti is an Instrumentation Engineer from BPUT. She has a 4.5 years of experience as a Software Engineer and Analyst. She has worked for Wipro Technologies, Qualcomm Inc and Adobe Systems on a variety of Tech projects, wherein she monitored and resolved quality issues pertaining to the products. She has also launched a personal care brand in India. Vriti is creative, spontaneous and enthusiastic. She enjoys travelling, drawing, DIYs, dancing and throwing parties.

Ruchika Gulati
Leadership and Development Coordinator A postgraduate in Economics by education, Ruchika is a Marketing Analytics professional with ~4 Years’ experience of managing and delivering global analytics engagements for Fortune 500 FMCG Clients. She has an expertise in Marketing & Pricing Analytics and has experience in solving multiple problems in the field of predictive as well as descriptive analytics to generate actionable insights for various brands across geographies.
Himanshu Agrawal
Event Coordinator Himanshu is an engineer from IIT Kharagpur. He has 3 years of experience working in Citi Bank, where in he developed analytics-based business solutions across offline and online channels for leading US retailers. He has worked across various domains including marketing, risk, finance and digital. Apart form being an avid traveler, Himanshu is fond of reading books and writing poetry.