WHO ARE WE?
Anindya Chakravorty, (Andy) (Engineer & MBA) Chairman & CMO Founded Indiabikes in 1996. An avowed bike freak he manages customer expectations and overseas the running of the entire company. Interestingly he has traveled around the globe on a 108.2 cc TVS Suzuki Shogun motorcycle in 1995 covering 19 countries, 36,000 kms in 240 days. While globetrotting he had stayed with people he had met through the Internet via discussion forums and websites. He was the first person in the world to circumnavigate on a less than 110cc bike and to have used the Internet to get hosts around the world! All through his travel people kept asking him if he could send them a Royal Enfield when he reached home. Hence after his travels he came home and setup IndiaBikes.com while doing his Masters in Business Administration (MBA) at SPJIMR, Mumbai back in mid ninetes. He is also the CEO of the holding company - Telesoft Neutek Pvt Ltd based in Mumbai who are the ones making sure indiabikes.com ranks no 1 as a global motorcycle rental portal. See more of him at at his facebook page.
Devangana, CEO - (LLB, LLM (Masters in Law));she is the lawyer with an enthusiasm for bikes and bullets. travelling around all her life in various places in India where she grew up as an armymans' daughter, Devangana is a CEO with a difference - she leads the team with clear ideas and a strong vision. She loves traveling and chatting with people about bikes and world travel.
Hari Singh - Tour Manager (West) Avid biker and fitness fan.
Does a 1000kms a day without so much as a frown! A biker who has gone to the corners of India on motorcycle.
Shruv Bhattachrya - Tour Manager (Leh & Manali) Camper and fantastic biker.
Leads the tours in the Himalayas... a great person to have who knows the Himalayas like the back of his hand.
Imtiaz Sheikh - Operations Manager One sweet and very efficient gentleman.
Manages the operations of hundredes of bookings from all over the country with this team of dedicated people.
Dr. Arnob Gupta Advisor. Tours - Distance Riding and The India Experience - Team Indiabikes has a Doctor and long distance biker with a difference on its advisory panel. He has 10 years of Indian biking experience and most of them spent on the saddle of his bike. When he is not pulling peoples teeth out he is on his bike riding and breaking records. Iron Butt 1000 miles, Iron Butt 1500 miles, East Corner of India to West Corner in 72 hrs and many more record holder!
New Mumbai Office - Mehmood. Back Office Manager and Software Developer, Technical support at our back office.
Kolkata - & Photography Incharge -Team Indiabikes has an ace photographer. Nidhir Chakravorty, (MSc) has decades of photography experience. With a flair for action photography armed with his digital camera he is the one who captures all the bike and scoot pics. He handles work in Kolkata.
London - Dr. Indranil Chakravorty. Bike Safe protagonist. Team Indiabikes has a Doctor and bike safe bike lover as an adviser and info hand in London.
KEY PARTNERS: (we whole heartedly thank 'em!)
Royal Enfield Ram Motorcycle - Mumbai- Ashwin is the dealership and service center who restores and maintains our Mumbai bikes.
Saini Royal Enfield - Goa - Bittu Saini is the dealership and service center who restores and maintains our Goa bikes.
Heaven On Earth Royal Enfield - Manali - Anant is the dealership and service center who restores and maintains our Manali bikes.
Aman Royal Enfield - Gurgaon - Tapan is the dealership and service center who restores and maintains the New Delhi bikes.
Sitara Bajaj - Goa is the dealership and service center who restores and maintains the Goa Bajaj bikes.
EBS - Global - Our payment gateway partner.
GATI - ALL INDIA - Our logistics partner.
TRIDENT IMPEX - GLOBAL - Our shipping partner.
HDFC BANK- GLOBAL - Our global banking partner.
SBI- LOCAL BANK - Our local banking partner.
KOTAK MAHINDRA BANK - BANKERS TO STAFF - Our staff and salary banking partner.
KEY STAFF MEMBERS: (we are no 1 because of their dedication)
Manager Operations (India)- Imtiaz Mohamand Sheikh & Great guy who manages all India operations.
Team Member (Ops Delhi)- Prem Kumar & Great guy who is assists Imtiaz.
Team Member Portal - Mehmood &Om our Software Developer and Technical support at our back office
CMO - Andy looks after Marketing and oversees All India Operations.
CFO - Sachin Karulkar-The ace Finance wizard who has been instrumental in our success and continued sound financial health.
Admin, HR & Legal (CEO)- Devangana -Company affairs ... looks after these, she is based in Mumbai.