Our Team

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Niranjan Prasad (National Business Head)

Experienced and versatile professional with 26+ years in Operations, HR, eGovernance, and Project Management across diverse industries. Holds an MBA in Operations & HR, showcasing strong business acumen. Worked with renowned MNCs such as Dominos, HFCL Group, Symphony Corporation (USA), Keane India (Now NTT Data), Dell, IKS, SIPL, Astrikos Consulting and Web23 Inc. USA. Recognized for outstanding communication, leadership, and interpersonal skills. Proven track record of success in handling large operations teams and complex projects. A people's person with the ability to foster positive work environments. Expertise includes eGovernance, Liasoning, PR, HR Recruitment, Knowledge Transfer, and Project Management. Highly sought-after for leadership positions, offering adaptability and a history of achieving operational excellence.

Gary Woodford (Operating Partner)

Highly experienced and results-oriented with 20+ years of success in the industry. Proven ability to lead and motivate teams, drive operational excellence, and achieve profitability. Expertise in training, franchise operations, and high-volume businesses. Highlights: • Culinary Arts degree from the Culinary Institute of Canada • 20 years of restaurant experience, including corporate and franchise roles • Successfully trained company & franchise operators as an Area Training Manager • Operated a high-volume Denny's Corporate restaurant in Orange County, CA • Trained upper leadership at Denny's Corp and international franchisees • Franchisee for Denny's with BLT Good Group (acquired by Ajay in 2022) • Strong leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills • Proven track record of success in fast-paced environments • Dedicated to providing exceptional customer service.

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Andy Dunn (Director of Operations)

Based at Seattle, USA.
40 years of operations experience in all levels including front and back of the house, site selection, construction, hiring and training teams, and dozens of location openings. Experience in multiple concepts including quick service, sit-down dining, delivery, and Buffet operations. High energy, detail-orientated, and focused on delivering operational excellence.

Jyoti Dhiman (Manager - HR & Admin)

Equipped with a Master's in Commerce from HNB Garhwal University, UK, and further strengthened by an MA in English, boasts a versatile career spanning diverse domains with a strong focus on HR and Admin functions. As an accomplished HR & Admin professional, she possesses a robust track record in steering organizational success across various industries. Her expertise extends from managing IT, NGO Operations, Teaching, and HR functions in multiple organizations. Her leadership in HR and Admin roles has been marked by adeptness in streamlining operations, implementing effective policies and fostering a conducive work environment. She has excelled in overseeing HR processes, driving recruitment strategies, and ensuring seamless administrative operations. Notably, her proficiency in vendor management, client relations, and government liaisoning has contributed significantly to successful collaborations and project outcomes. Her multifaceted skill set, coupled with a profound understanding of HR practices and administration, positions her as an invaluable asset to any organization seeking a dedicated and versatile HR & Admin professional. Her capability to manage diverse projects and her comprehensive knowledge of various domains ensure her ability to drive organizational excellence.

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Atishya Ghosh

B.A. LL.B. (Hons.) with specialization in Criminal Law from University of Petroleum & Energy Studies, Dehradun and Advanced Post Graduate Diploma in Media and Entertainment Law from NALSAR, Hyderabad. Her career interest lies at the nexus of intellectual property law, media & entertainment law, criminal law, immigration law, human rights law & labour law.

Worked in law firms like AP & Partners, Wadia Ghandy & Co. , BSK Legal under Sanjay K. Chadha and organisations like Centre for Social Justice and Human Rights Law Network. Also, worked under Adv. Ashwani Dubey, AOR, Supreme Court Of India.

In college, worked as the Managing Editor for UPES Student Law Review Blog, training 20+ editors under her team.

Successfully completed courses from Harvard University and Berkeley College of Music, among others.

Apart from work, her hobbies include singing, reading, listening to music, swimming, painting, travelling & interacting with people from all walks of life.

Carrie Jones-Meyers (Multi Unit Coach)

Motivated leader with 20 years at the franchise and with the Denny’s brand. She believes in building great teams and retaining teammates makes businesses thrive, people management.

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