Chinmay Malaviya / Foodpanda Co-founder
Chinmay Malaviya / Co-founder, foodpanda Singapore, Hong Kong & VP Business Dev (global)
Chinmay Malaviya, is a motivated entrepreneur and start-up go-getter at heart. He has lived in a number of countries – Europe and North America – and worked in a venture capital firm before joining Rocket Internet GmbH, leading European venture capital incubator .
After a stint at Lazada, he was part of the founding team for online food ordering platform foodpanda as the CEO and Managing Director of foodpanda Singapore. He also started one more market for foodpanda, with the launch of Hong Kong in May 2014. Currently he holds the position of Vice President, Business Development in the global managment team for foodpanda overseeing 40+ markets. His mantra on his success is that learning from mistakes allows him to grow. He is determined for foodpanda to cultivate a culture that sees eating in a different light – essentially a grand plan for foodpanda’s quick, fast, and tasty food to reach every home, to give families more time to make meaningful connections at home over a nice delivered meal.
Chinmay attended Nanyang Technological University on SIA-NOL scholarship and earned a degree in Computer Engineering as a major and with a minor in Business.