Founding team of 3 people and 1 part-time.
Ameya Deshpande - Previously an investment banker with Deutsche Bank, Religare and BNP Paribas. Before Authenticook, joined an adventure sports business based out of Pune and was to expand the business in newer markets and segments. Unfortunately, there was a gap in the vision of the original partners and Ameya. Had an amicable split from the business and started Authenticook shortly after with Aneesh and Priyanka. Received his PGDM from Welingkar Institute, Mumbai.
Aneesh Dhairyawan - Previously a human capital strategy consultant with Deloitte India. Aneesh and Ameya know each other for the past 20+ years; having crossed paths during their club cricket playing days and eventually while doing his PGDM from Welingkar Institute, Mumbai.
Priyanka Deshpande - Previously a corporate banker with ICICI Bank and IndusInd Bank. Priyanka and Ameya are married. Received her MMS from N.L. Dalmia Institute, Mumbai.