RK Vijay Byrsat
RK Vijay Byrsat is a resilient and performance-driven entrepreneur with a deep passion for food and innovation. A zoologist by education, a banker by profession and an entrepreneur by passion. Vijay Byrsat was associated with the banking world for more than 10 years. He worked with multiple national and international banks and wealth management institutions. In the year 2014, he started his journey as an entrepreneur. Under his leadership, the Centre of Learning, Knowledge & Services (COLKS) just turned 7 years old and is now associated with big brands like TATA, Puro etc. RK Vijay Byrsat has brought multiple businesses to greatness. COLKS was awarded the Top 5 Start-ups in the country by the prestigious Indian School of Business (ISB) and SAP Labs India in the year 2016. Under his leadership, BEE Natural, another company he founded also won the GOLD award at the SIAL Innovation Award in September 2019 for being the only product to provide regional identity and farmer traceability which today has become a norm. He has also been instrumental to the creation of other brands like MADessentials (natural cosmetics), In A Box (a representation of what the region can offer in a box), Veebys Enterprise (Government Contractor & Supplier) and Bare N Bones (healthy certified, hygienic and best cut meat) and other new and exciting enterprises in healthcare and tourism.