Pranav Pathak, Partner - PGMS Consultants has been recognized as Under 40 Industry Experts by Business Mint
Pranav has been a super achiever right from Childhood
He has been a topper in school and has bagged Scholarships and Young Scientist and NTS exams in his school times. He was also a state level badminton player and played cricket at the zonal level in his college times. He also was the treasurer of the IEEE team in college where he took his initial steps in to management and Entrepreneurship. He increased the scale of the event 10 times in his tenure in college and was technically adept in handling the robotics part too.
Post completing his BE Electronics with a First class he took up MBA course in Operations at SIBM.
At SIBM he topped the Operations subject and led a team responsible for handling the admissions and PR of SIBM to the Student world. He increased the reach and revenue from prospectus sales 6 times by making the process better. He singlehandedly handled the admission process of more than 3000 students across 8 days in a 100 acre campus of SIBM Pune It was during his MBA times that the entrepreneurship bug bit Pranav. He rejected a lucrative placement from Vodafone and took his first steps in the world of Entrepreneurship He started his ventures in the field of Real Estate and Infrastructure He has implemented ERP systems of various Infrastructure and Real estate companies. He has executed infrastructure projects of pipe laying, concrete road and Sewerage pipelines. He has over the last 12 years developed 16 projects in Mulund and Pune area and delivered all the projects within time and with best quality. He has constructed through his group companies more than 800000 sqft construction in the last 9 years.
Apart from construction he is a serial entrepreneur with interests in the field of Media, venue booking , exports, online travel booking, cruise booking amongst other ventures. His current business interests apart from construction are in the fields of Proptech and Venuetech companies. He is also mentoring various startups at SCEI Pune and is a cofounder at an IOT and Home automation startup . He has also co founded a décor and interior turnkey solution brand which has executed complete renovation of a 3 bhk flat in 72 hours. He is also a founder in 3 prop tech and construction material aggregator startups
Pranav has been socially responsible right from a young age , which comes from his Mother who is a MSW from Nirmala Niketan College of Social Work
Since early age Pranav has been a part of NCC, Social responsible clubs and was at the forefront in helping people at times of natural disasters like 26th July , 26/11 , Konkan floods, Tsunami, each times gathering help in various forms and ways.
He has already started and successfully run a socially responsible startup galvon.com which created empowered communities and a coordination between the corporations and the people of Mumbai. He has also with his mom started and run a evening cultural school for 40+ kids in the slums of Mulund East for 3 years. As a president of Rotary Club of Mumbai Salt City he is setting up a dialysis center in Mulund and also setting up 3 social enterprises for the women in association with the Dabbawalla of Mumbai. He is organising the first ever Mulund Marathon with more than 1000 runners participating in it.
Pranav follows the footsteps of his father who practises Kriya yoga and is a disciple of Parmahansa Yogananda
He believes in the motto “everything happens for a reason and happens for the best “