Vaibhav Pandey is the Chief Operating Officer at MonkeyBox FoodTech Private Limited and has managed the entire gamut of Operations in the Corporate sector as well as the Indian Army. He comes with a cumulative of 13 years of experience and held the prestigious position of a Captain of the Indian Army before venturing into the corporate sector. An alumnus of IIM Lucknow, he started his corporate career with GMR group and has been a part of the core team of 3 startups namely TaxiForSure, FreshMenu and BHIVE Workspace over a span of 4 years before joining MonkeyBox. During this time, he has been instrumental in Asset Management, Material resource planning, forecasting and sourcing for procurement of various stocks, charting out strategies to save cost and energies and expansion across the country. He has been a Strategic space management & planning professional with a strong focus on the operational efficiency and growth through market analysis.
1. Insight on how most of the scenarios of operations in startups are closely related to the ones already defined with the Armed Forces.
2. Achieving better efficiency/outcomes using frugal operational approach.
3. Choosing the right team for Operational efficiency early on.
4. The cardinal role of man-management in making the process of operations seamless.