Saurabh Kochhar, CEO (India) and CBO (Global), foodpanda


Saurabh Kochhar
CEO (India) and CBO (Global)
Saurabh Kochhar is the CEO of foodpanda India and Chief Business Officer of global operations. Kochhar is at the helm of the strategic growth of the company, which has established itself as the largest online food ordering platform over the last few years.
Kochhar embarked upon his entrepreneurial journey with in the year 2012. Prior to co-founding, Kochhar has 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, Kochhar 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”.
He has a Bachelor’s degree in Technology from IIT-Roorkee and also holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from IIM-Calcutta, where he was the sole recipient of the Shri Ratan Tata Scholarship for the year 2009.