Bicycle Maintenance Instructor| Serial Entrepreneur
I believe that the bicycle is the most simple and elegant machine ever created. The community which gets developed around cycles is sustainable, healthy and long-lasting.
I am the first Indian certified by BBI, I intend to bring global cycle servicing knowledge to India. It is my dream to create world class cycle servicing facilities at shops and skilled mechanics to deliver an international quality service experience to grow cycling in India.
Teaching and training
Strategy to execution for new products/services
Sales and communications
Cycles and Cycling Activities
Traveling and Adventure
Trekking and Mountaineering
Barnett Bicycle Institute (BBI), Colorado Springs, USA
Basic Assembly & Maintenance (BAM), Bicycle Repair & Overhaul (BRO), Spoke Wheel Lacing, Effective sales of Service, Managing the Service Department, Suspension Service & Tuning (SST).
Pune University – BBA (Services)
2010 – 2013
MSBTE SVCP Pune – Diploma in Civil Engineering
2006 – 2009
CYMOUR Cycling Company & Bicycle Institute – Proprietor
March 2011 – Present
Premium cycle rentals, 200+ cycling events, 300+ rides & tours, 100+ corporate clients, retail shop for 4+ years, cycle servicing and maintenance courses for mechanics and cycling enthusiasts, worked with brands like IBM, Accenture, Tech Mahindra, Tata, Kirloskar, Merida, Scott, Montra, Fantom, Schnell and many more. The Bicycle Institute conducts certification courses for Riders and Mechanics in Bicycle Servicing and Maintenance.
Renacle Cycling Pvt Ltd – Co-Founder & Shareholder
July 2017 – Present
Conceptualization & launching of India’s First Premium Bike Share Platform, responsible for technology, cycling domain, product development, servicing & maintenance of assets. 21K+ Registered Users with 41K+ Rides done. 100X VC funded company.
Extreme Adventure Sports – Partner
January 2013 – March 2014
Distribution company for Merida Bikes, Kross Bikes, Leatherman, LED Lenser Lights, Tatonka and Deutor Backpacks. We setup 100 retail dealers across India. I was responsible for product selection & brand placement. We also setup 3 company owned retail outlets.