Gapoon was founded by Apoorva Mishra, along with two of his IIT Kanpur batch mates- Ankita Asai & Ankit Bindal with the vision of organizing maintenance services industry in India. Prior to founding Gapoon, Apoorva worked as a business consultant with Fractal and EXL for 18 months in the fields of insurance, retail and telecom. Co-founder and CMO Ankita had worked at Schlumberger as an Oil Field Engineer & Ankit, Co-founder and CTO, worked in Prodintel as Senior Software Engineer. They were later joined by Nikhil Gupta, COO, who graduated from IIT Delhi in 2013 and worked in Fractal Analytics as a business consultant. He currently handles operations at Gapoon.