Priti Shah

Founder & CEO

With over 13 years of experience spanning production at BAG films for some of the top GEC shows, Priti has moved across various roles in her career with reputed firms like GroupM, People Interactive, and finally with Barclays Bank as a Brand Manager prior to starting BrandVU in 2010. She also is an elected member of the Global Shapers Community from the World Economic Forum & lives by her motto of ‘Why Not’ from a perspective to better all things that she does.

Shashank Gawade

Managing Partner

Shashank’s career over the past 15 years has seen him be a part of many of the firsts, right from he diversifying E-learning from students to SME’s and then sales in FMCG & Media, to setting up the Retail Practice in GroupM and then plunging into a startup. In his last assignment, Shashank led the Experiential Practice for Maxus, GroupM India. He’s a vertical specialist with domain knowledge across media and has held P&L responsibilities in his earlier roles. His work has also been recognized across multiple industry forums. While he pursues his hobby of conserving wildlife, his professional ambition is to make every business he touches a successful venture and nurtures his core passion for creating businesses that can contribute back to the society.

Avinash Khandelwal

Chief Architect – Tech Solutions

Avinash Khandelwal is a versatile Software professional with the experience of over a decade in IT and software industry in various roles and responsibilities. He has got good functional exposure to many industry verticals such as Life Style Retail (Jewellery, Apparels), Manufacturing, Education, IT Services, Trading and Finance. He is Proactive & excels in out of the box thinking, great problem solver with a mission centric approach Solution architecture is his fort and hence involved in functional and technical design of the products. He has vast experience in multiple technologies. He has been the architect of out of the box solutions for legacy data migration, marketing analytics and dashboard charts for business insights and enterprise mobility solutions (Mobile APPs).