A Strategic finance leader with strong operating experience, Tejus Chandra has been deeply involved in the Indian startup space over the past 6 years.
A C.A & MBA by qualification, Tejus started off his entrepreneurial journey right after graduating from IIM Bangalore. As Co-founder and CFO at Mountain Trail Foods Pvt Ltd, he played an instrumental role in building India’s largest retail brand around Chai – Chai Point. Today, Chai Point has over 75 stores across the country, serving over a million cups of Chai every month across its institutional and retail formats. It is poised to become India’s largest retail beverage chain over the next few years.
Prior to his MBA, Tejus undertook many diverse roles within the gamut of finance across blue chip organizations such as Ernst & Young and Goldman Sachs.
Currently, Tejus has donned the role of CFO at 4 new businesses within Arvind Group - the century old pioneer of Textiles and apparel brands in India. These are: omni-channel commerce, online custom clothing, private labels and branded footwear retailing. He is working closely with the promoters to build strong and operationally viable business models for these ventures.