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Who V Are

This is Us

Who V are is a leading tech-driven human-intervened mentoring company that serves the entire ecosystem through supporting corporates, empowering colleges, and working closely with the students, ultimately bringing productive employees for corporates and a better reputation for colleges.

It is the flagship company of the Mumbai-based VANS Group, which has interests in various sectors such as EdTech, Financial Services, Fin-tech, HR, and Analytics


Years Experience

Combined Experience of Management team


Industry Mentors

Experienced Industry mentors onboard

Our Mission

We are on a mission of touching lives and careers of 500,000 learners by 2026 by enhancing their employability quotient.


Driving better business & providing corporates with industry-ready talent


Human intervened


Transforming raw talent to experienced freshers

Founding Team

25 years of corporate experience at CXO levels in the Piramal Group. On the board of unicorns like OLA and other fintech companies. A seasoned startup investor. Mentor and Advisor to several mid to late-stage startups.

Dr. Srinivas Chunduru

Founder & Director - VANS Group
20 years of experience working across countries spearheading HR Transformation, strategy and Business Partnering with companies like Godrej and Piramal Groups. PCC Coach and Mentor for couple of startups in their growth journey.

Meenu Bhatia

Co-Founder & Director
Senior Executive in Financial Services IT and Cyber Risk & Security, Governance & Business Excellence thought leader with 25+ years experience in defining and implementing strategies.

Sanjiv Kumar Tripathy

Co-Founder & President

Board of Directors

3+ decades of experience in Banking and Financial Services as the MD and CEO at Shriram Housing Finance. Ex Head of Retail at Axis Bank

Sujan Sinha

Board of Director
With over 30+ years of experience, he is a partner at with Aavishkaar Capital & experience as a CEO of growth-stage companies

Venkat Narayan

Independent Director

Advisory board and early believers

Director and professor at the prestigious Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management (Mumbai)

Dr. Srinivasan R. Iyengar

Director, Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management (Mumbai)
Business Leader with 27+ years of experience in improving sales efficiency, business process design and leadership development with companies like Tech Mahindra, HCL InfoSystems & Bahwan Cybertech.

Shantanu Sen Sharma

Ex. VP- Tech Mahindra
Former CEO of Suzlon Energy and EVP on Board of Management of Wartsila Corporation

Rakesh Sarin

Ex. CEO Suzlon
He is the MD of GMI Zarhak Moulders Pvt. Ltd, better known for brand of water tanks SHAKTI. He was the former Chairman of the CII Goa, former President of Verna Industries Association; and former Director of Goa Industrial Development Corporation.

Blaise Costabir

MD, GMI Zarhak Moulders Pvt. Ltd
Currently serving as the Director of the prestigious Goa Institute of Management (GIM), ranked consistently as India's top 15 Private B-schools. He sits on the board of Mineral Foundation of Goa, the Advisory board of VM Salgaocar Hospital, Chairs the Board of a Business Incubator, and is on the Executive Council of Goa University.

Dr Ajit Parulekar

Director, Goa Institute of Management
3+ decades of P&L and Growth experience in as the CEO of Bajaj Allianz and ED at Axis Bank. He is on board of several fintech companies including OLA Financial

Hemant Kaul

Director, Cigna TTK
He was the Founder and Director of Marwari Catalysts Ventures, India’s fastest-growing and prominent startup accelerator.

Devesh Rakhecha

Startup Advisor and Mentor
Soumitra Roy was General Manager South Asia at Prometric. Between 1997 and 2004 , held senior leadership positions with large systems integration companies such as ITX Pro Inc, Intersoft Corporation, Syntel Inc and Majesco Software Inc, in San Jose California and Seattle, Washington.

Soumitra Roy

Senior Advisor at Prometric India Paragon Testing Enterprises In

BFSI Mentors

Hemant Kaul

Ex Managing Director, Bajaj Allianz

Sujan Sinha

Ex CEO and MD, Shriram Housing Finance

Kunal Shah

Ex Group Deputy CFO, Piramal Financial Services

Satish Mehta

Ex MD & CEO - CIBIL Ex COO - Piramal

Campus Mentors

Bharatkumar Mewada

Ex L&OD Head Piramal

Pooja Sapra

Ex VP HR Marktine Technology

Jagajanani R

Ex Global HR Head CSS Group

Rohini Dsouza

L&OD expert consultant

Strategy Mentor

Sanchit Agarwal

Ex MID, Accenture

Shaulat Jain

Ex M&A and Strategy Head, Piramal Enterprise

Puneet Pantane

Ex VP International Manorama Infosolutions

Dr. Nagesh T

Ex Consultant PBOPlus Consulting

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