Our Founding Team

  • Alok Srivastava Co-founder

  • Abhishek Srivastava Co-founder and CEO

Alok Srivastava, the co-founder of MBAtrek Pvt. Ltd., has 41 years of vast and varied senior management global experience. Alok is a management graduate from XLRI (1977 batch) and participated in the Global Management Program at Stephen M. Ross School of Business, Michigan University (1998). He has directly mentored and coached 1,000+ young executives and middle to senior level managers in his career. He is extremely passionate about making young students and professionals 'Ready' and 'Relevant' executives to #hitthegroundRUNNING and co-founded MBAtrek with Abhishek Srivastava. He had earlier founded a B2B Strategic Sourcing company APAC Sourcing Solutions which is now working with suppliers and customers across 15+ countries in the Americas, Middle East and South East Asia. Previously, he has worked as the Director (Asia Pacific region), Specialty Materials business for Honeywell Inc. During the same period, he also represented Honeywell on the Board of M/s Usha Amorphous (Joint Venture Company). Alok has had a long and extensive tenure with Ranbaxy Laboratories spanning 23 years in various senior global leadership roles including Managing Director of Ranbaxy Fine Chemicals Ltd. & Ranbaxy’s subsidiaries abroad for 11 years, Head of Strategic Planning, IT and MIS and General Manager for a large green field US$ 30 million project. He has rich cross- functional experience in managing companies globally, human resource management, strategic and operational management, training of marketing and functional managers. He has extensively participated in major business decisions with multinational companies and has a proven track record of improving business processes and to lead an effective and efficient management of profit centers.

Abhishek Srivastava, the co-founder of MBAtrek Pvt. Ltd., has 10 years of global experience. Abhishek is an MBA from Indian School of Business and has a Masters in Environmental Engineering from Georgia Tech, USA (Recipient of Outstanding Masters Student) and a Bachelors in Environmental Engineering from Delhi College of Engineering.

He has directly mentored and coached 100+ young executives in through various formal and informal mentoring and coaching programs. He is extremely passionate about making young students and professionals 'Ready' and 'Relevant' executives to #hitthegroundRUNNING. Prior to MBAtrek, he worked as the Head of Business Planning and Strategy for the Enterprise and Education business for Apple India. He had closely worked with India sales leadership on building and executing annual and 3-year strategic roadmapfor the enterprise and education segments in addition to his business planning responsibilities.

In his past life, he was a seasoned strategy and sustainability professional with extensive experience across diverse industry sectors (oil and gas, telecom, metals and mining, consumer goods, chemicals, power generation) in developing and implementing sustainability strategies, enterprise wide sustainability and EHS performance management solutions, environmental and safety compliance systems in supply chains across USA, Southern Africa, South-east Asia and the Middle East. He was one of the founding members of the Sustainability practice based out of India. He has also worked at Schneider Electric as a Business Development and Strategy Manger leading the Remote Energy Management (REM) and with Trinity Consultants (USA) as a Senior Environmental Consultant.

Our Core Team

  • Ayushi Gupta Lead – Institutions and Students Vertical

  • Rahul Jain Lead – Corporates and Young Professionals Vertical

  • Devalina Lead - Learning and Development Solutions

Ayushi has been a part of Team MBAtrek since its inception. She is the brain behind most of the awesome initiatives at MBAtrek. The #InterviewReady and #IndustryReady Competitions are her creations. She plays a pivotal role in handling our institutional and consumer offerings for students. Ayushi is an expert in Strategy, Data Analysis and Planning. She is an AMCAT certified Business Analyst and Data Processing Specialist.

She is a Computer Science Engineer and Holds an MBA degree in IT and Marketing from Amity Business School, Noida. She secured first division in both her degrees.

Ayushi loves travelling, is an amazing dancer, superb swimmer and loves to explore new business ideas.

The team loves her for the amazing ideas and the unique perspective she brings in. She is truly the Engine Room of Team MBAtrek.

Rahul is an expert in the development and creation of unique content. The skills and adaptability showcased by him in any situation are mesmerizing. Having high creativity, he is passionate about creating something new and differentiated for all our customers.

Currently, he is leading the Campus Ambassador and #CAREERtrek programs at MBAtrek. He has also worked on creating our key training modules. Also, he plays a key role in handling our corporate offerings and consumer offerings for Young Professionals.

Rahul is an MBA from Delhi School of Economics, and a Bachelor with honors in Commerce from University of Delhi. He has an internship experience with the Anand Group, where he worked on the deployment of Learning Management System throughout the Organisation.

Rahul is not only a scholar but also an awesome basketball player. He loves to solve logical puzzles and is fond of reading about technology.

The team loves Rahul for his ability to take challenges and bring innovative ideas to the table. He is the ‘Samurai artist’ of Team MBAtrek.

Devalina leads Learning and Development Solutions at MBAtrek. Her work revolves around the development of tools on Career Planning, Career Guidance, Job Profiling and Industry Fitment for students and young professionals.

he comes with 3+ years of industry experience in Psychometric Assessments and Research. She was previously engaged with RAC, DRDO and Mercer-Mettl Online Assessments and has worked extensively with design and delivery of several Behavioral and Personality tools and customized solutions for Screening and Selection, Hiring Interviews, High Potential Identification, Performance Management, Succession Planning, Training Effectiveness, Leadership Development, Career Suggestion, Job Family Analysis and Proximity Profiling.

Devalina holds a Masters in Applied Psychology from Delhi University, with a specialization in Organizational Behavior. She is a workplace behavior enthusiast and has published her first research paper on Positive Emotions.

She is a classical and folk singer, a bhangra dancer and loves learning new languages. She also writes on mental health and human relationships.

The team loves her for her unique insights in tool development and solutioning.

Our Interns

  • Sonali Rai DSE Delhi (2018)

  • Ajit WalkeIIM Ranchi (2018)

  • Laxmi Kanth IIM Ranchi (2018)

  • Pragya Choudhary LBSIM Delhi (2018)

  • Shaivya KaushalLBSIM Delhi (2018)

  • Mohit Awasthi IIT Roorkee (2017)

  • Sargam Shukla NIT Jalandhar (2017)

  • Nikita Srivastava Jaipuria Lucknow (2016)

  • Shreya Mishra Jaipuria Lucknow (2016)