Abhinav Tandon

Co-Creator of Creator’s Gurukul, Abhinav has been one of the most pivotal forces behind establishing the innovative co-working space and start-up nurturing ecosystem. Alpha Grade Business Leader and a top performer throughout the career, Abhinav has always found himself finding innovative solutions to help make businesses and society be better. A Go-Getter and doer, Abhinav is widely regarded for effective leadership and impactful business decisions which led to some of the most disruptive technologies and processes to be implemented while working with Fortune 500 companies. He employs the same inherent cognitive capacity at reimagining the way things are done by evangelising strategy creation, capital raising, alliances and brand awareness at Creator Gurukul.

Creator’s Gurukul was born after Abhinav experienced the Indian Startup Ecosystem for sometime via his own startups and as charter member for leading groups like TiE and The India Network.He felt the need to make the contribution to turbocharge the revolution it is bringing under Startup India and Make in India by introducing global best practices blended with Indian Innovations and advantages. He envisions the company as a global thought leader, a space that will be occupied by the best minds, disruptors and social visionaries. He aims to nurture these new architects of the Neo-Economic Revolution. Abhinav’s efforts are directed towards creating a community of the Creators of Tomorrow who will act as brand loyalists, alumni and successive promoters of the idea of Creators Gurukul.

Five years down the line, Abhinav hopes the brilliant minds and hearts nurtured in this space will spread to at least 5 more countries, developing around 100 centers. They will be the harbingers of a new economic order, and set a sustainable benchmark for profitable co-working spaces which are not just all-work-no-play factories but have a distinct flavor and soul to them.

Abhinav had completed his MBA in Sales and Marketing from the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi after doing his BTech in Computers. He has an enriched professional career illuminated with a Unique unmatched achievement of having done 150% + on topline and bottomline for all quarters,all years in the Sales role for almost a decade The feat has been across varied segments and geographies such as Digital,SMAC,Location Intelligence, Management Consultancy and Strategy amongst others in the markets of EMEA across various countries & India as well. He has helmed various international stints for Top Notch clients which includes some the biggest global deals in the space for Location intelligence esp for Google Maps for World’s top Telcos and the stint included recognition as Top Partner for Asia for Telecom as well by another F 500 company. He has also been a stellar Sales performer for Wipro, and has consistently been showered with recognition such as Excellence in Sales Award, Top Performance among the entire Sales team, Highest Target Achievement etc.

Abhinav ,has been a regular speaker at Technology forums india and abroad and has been featured by Silicon Review , FICCI,Times of oman , Muscat Daily etc.

Personally, Abhinav has tech-based startups as well through which he is driving his social charity called Lasie Foundation that aims to #MakeKindnessFashionable. The goal of the organization is to assist 49 NGOs and social for 7 years to understand the problems plaguing the country at large and try to offer solutions for the same. Lasie Foundation has already assisted in solving 15 + initiatives in a little over a year of its existence and aim is to experience and understand the various problems plaguing India for this 7 year project and then donate the charity to next gen to carry it forward.