Chief Operating Officer
Ranjan, a foodie at heart, has carved a niche for himself in the hospitality industry. Starting with The Taj Mahal Palace, Mumbai, at The Chambers & Zodiac Grill, he has gained extensive experience at Michelin starred restaurant, heading Yauatcha in Mumbai. Ranjan’s expertise has led him to the creation of two major brands Mirchi and Mime (May 2015) and Madeira & Mime (October 2016).
He is the Director and Chief Operating Officer at Squaremeal Foods. He has also self taught and mastered Indian sign language and has also created a custom sign language for the hospitality industry. Ranjan enjoys his work-outs, participated in Krav Maga, listens to music and stays abreast of the F&B space.
General Manager Finance
Kaitik Shah, a Chartered Accountant, holds a degree in Law and a background in Finance and Strategic Development.
Kaitik started his career with Mehta Lodha & Co (Chartered Accountant) in Ahmedabad. His ambition bought him to Mumbai where he worked Monika Jain & Co (Chartered Accountant) where he was a partner in the firm. His clientele included Gucci, Wockhardt Foundation, Bank of Maharashtra and the likes. He then moved on to American Tower Company to head the tax team.
Kaitik brings his skills in negotiating, team leadership, business analysis, and project management. He enjoys reading and is a big fan of bollywood movies. He spends his free time with mind games like Sudoku and Crosswords.