Co-founder and CEO, BigBasket.com
Hari Menon is the Co-founder & CEO of BigBasket.com, a company he co-founded in December 2011 with a vision of setting up India’s largest and finest online food and grocery company. With operations having commenced in 25 cities in India, BigBasket.com delivers the entire range of groceries, fresh fruits and vegetables, fresh meat, dairy products, breads, processed foods, toiletries, personal care products, gourmet foods and a wide range of household products. Their range has about 18,000 products, which includes a wide range of private labels sold under the bigbasket brand like Royal, Fresho, Happy Chef, etc.
Before his entry into grocery e-tailing, Hari was the CEO of a vocational training company called IndiaSkills, a joint venture between City & Guilds, UK and the Manipal Education group. Prior to IndiaSkills, Hari co-founded Fabmart and Fabmall – pioneers in internet and grocery retail.
An aluminus of BITS-Pilani, Hari started his career with ORG Systems, subsequently moving on to work with many of the best and respected names in the country, including TVS Electronics, Wipro Infotech, Planetasia.com and Integrated Data Systems.