Pranay Jivrajka is the Co-Founder of Ola and Chief Executive Officer of Foodpanda India. Pranay obtained his B.Tech. in Chemical Engineering from IIT Bombay in 2010.
After graduating from IIT Bombay, Pranay started his career with Illumine, a knowledge enablement lab based in Mumbai. He was also the co-founder of dot JPEG, a strategic branding and design firm.
As part of the Founding team at Ola, Pranay was responsible for scaling up the operations across the core mobility business and Ola’s geographical expansion across India into 100+ cities. He led operations for the mobility business for the first 6 years, and helped the business achieve operational excellence.
Currently he leads Foodpanda, a growing food delivery platform and is leading the company’s efforts to build India’s largest cloud kitchen network.
Pranay’s work has directly impacted and benefitted millions of Indians, in the way they move around in their cities. He has also contributed towards socially and economically weaker class, in a way by uplifting driver-partners, which have positively impacted their lives and that of their families.