Voolsy, an Ahmedabad based startup and a pioneer of iBeacons for the restaurant industry in India, announced Amit Uplenchwar, President, Adani Group as a Strategic Advisor. Amit Uplenchwar has a vast experience of 20 years in senior leadership in Oil, Gas and Infrastructure sector across Middle East, Africa and Asia.
With its launch, Voolsy has acquired a vast user base across three cities Ahmedabad, Bangalore and Mumbai. The nine-month-old startup has acquired more than 300 restaurants till date and planning to cross 1000 in coming 3 months. The company has recently released a fresh look of its app with new logo.
“I am very pleased and feel honored to join Voolsy as a strategic advisor to their executive team. They have an impressive and growing reputation as a startup. I am looking forward to work with the young talent at Voolsy.” said Amit Uplenchwar .
Prior to heading the Adani Group, Amit has played vital roles in several other organizations offering his services in operations, business development and consulting. Amit has immense knowledge and interest in Food Tech. His insights and experience would offer direction to an emerging startup like Voolsy.
Smit Nebhwani, Co-founder & CEO, Voolsy said, “The growth rate of the business is increasing, so it seemed like a good time to have more senior brain to guide us well. We now have Amit Uplenchwar on board as we navigate the complexities of a rapidly growing business and build the foundation of a very valuable company.”
“Amit brings the intricate knowledge of the business, metrics, goals and complexities. His guidance shall help the leadership team achieve the goal of changing the way India eats and drives. His expertise will add significant value to our growth, and strengthen our capabilities.” Said Amrish Patel, Co-founder & President, Voolsy.
Launched in 2016, Voolsy is india’s 1st iBeacon based application that works inside restaurants. Voolsy detects restaurant automatically with iBeacons and give ease to place an order and pay for the same from a customer’s smartphone. Voolsy also offers a Web based platform which will help dining areas to gain competitive advantage and retain their existing loyal customers through real time marketing.