Saurabh Kochhar

  • Saurabh Kochhar

    CEO (India) and CBO (Global),

    Saurabh Kochhar is the CEO of foodpanda India and Chief Business Officer of global operations. Saurabh is at the helm of the the strategic growth of the company, which has established itself as the largest online food ordering platform over the last few years.

    Saurabh embarked upon his entrepreneurial journey with in the year 2012. Prior to co-founding Saurabh worked with top global organisations such as McKinsey & Co and Oracle India. It is in these companies that he garnered the sound professional grounding and business acumen that he applied to his own enterprise and foodpanda thereafter.

    A recipient of many prestigious accolades, Saurabh has been named as “The Most Talented Retail professional of India” by Asia Retail Congress and “Entrepreneur of the year in Manufacturing Business - Printing 2014”. His entrepreneurial accomplishments are suitably complemented by an illustrious academic track record. He has a B.Tech degree from IIT-Roorkee and an MBA from IIM-Calcutta, where he was the sole recipient of the Shri Ratan Tata Scholarship for the year 2009.

    When not working, Saurabh enjoys travelling and spending time with family and friends. His interests include music, reading, movies.