Ashwin, Co-Founder and CEO of Vedaanta is a Lawyer and Management Professional, Ashwin has held senior positions in various companies in India and abroad for more than a decade and a half. Before Vedaanta, Ashwin headed the Business, Clientele and Services for India’s most branded Retirement Communities and was instrumental in making the concept and the brand as one of the most popular ones in the industry.
A Strategic Marketing Specialist, Ashwin is known for his expertise is ‘Repositioning’ and ‘Productization’. As a law student, he represented India’s first team in an International Arbitration Moot in Vienna in 1997 and won international accolades. As a legal professional, he specialised in international trade law and published papers about the International trade laws impact on Indian policies. He is a post-graduate in Financial Management and also has other management specializations to his credit.
Ashwin is also better known as a cultural speaker. He is also a classical lyricist and Indian percussionist. He is also a founding trustee of TAPAS Cultural Foundation, an organisation in Chennai for Cultural Development. Ashwin is also a sports administrator. A trained archer himself, he is the General Secretary of the Puducherry Sports Archery Association.
Anand is a Co Founder for Vedaanta. Anand is a Chartered & Cost Accountant with more than 30 years of Indian & International Experience in various industries such as Textiles, Automobiles, Distribution/Retail and Senior Living. Served in large organizations in CXO positions with the turnover of more than US$1 Billion . Evolved the Senior Living Industry from its inception from 2009 onwards.
Cofounded and functioned as Director / CEO of Serene Retirement Communities, one of the largest retirement communities in India with more than 10 projects under service management. Serene was finally acquired by Colombia Asia Group.
Founded Vedaanta Senior Living in the year 2015. As part of Serene & Vedaanta, conceptualized various models of Senior Living in different cities of South India. Played a vital role in building Brand Serene to 2000 senior living houses across 10+ communities in South India. Highly passionate about Senior Living and have an excellent understanding of the nuances of this industry including management of integrated services.
Rahul is the Co Founder & Director at Vedaanta. He is a Management Professional with over 25 years of diverse experience in IT, Real Estate in various geographies.
Rahul has a bachelor’s from Delhi University, an EGMP from IIM Bangalore and has done his Advanced Management Program from The Wharton School.
Rahul was the COO of VBHC, one of the largest players in the affordable housing segment, till recently, overseeing the firm’s business and operations across India and also led their international expansion into Mozambique. Over the years, Rahul has led the development of over 5 million sq. Ft of real estate in India. Rahul possesses vast knowledge and experience in construction management of large real estate projects.
Prior to VBHC, Rahul was the Continent Head for Tech M managing 2500+ people across 7 counties in Africa. He has extensive experience running large operations across multiple continents for Global organisations as Satyam, Mphasis, Amex, GE, HP & Dell