Rakesh Munnanooru is the Founder & CEO of WhistleDrive, One of the fastest growing employee transportation companies in india.

Driven with a passion for BIG things, Rakesh worked on many entrepreneurial ideas even during early days of his college. He founded InztaBuy, a hyper local e-commerce startup in 2013 that encouraged local retail stores and businesses in tier 1, 2 and 3 cities to go digital. And also, Rakesh was the co-founder of BrandDunia which was majorly promoting the businesses and events to help the companies build the brand in the market. They worked for a tollywood movie called Sahasam as their social media partner.

He graduated in 2015 and with 2 job offers from top MNCs and admissions from top universities in the US, Rakesh chose to stay back and pursue Entrepreneurship. He founded WhistleDrive in 2016. Rakesh’s successful leadership has helped WhistleDrive raise a total of 77 Cr funding. WhistleDrive is also one of the few Indian Startups to be awarded as “The Next Global Tech 50” at the World Innovators Meet 2019.

Rakesh is a well-known subject matter expert on Transportation, AI and Entrepreneurship globally. He was seen as a guest speaker at ISB, IEEE, Entrepreneur India, Shiv Nadar University, NIT Warangal, TiE, Stumagz, Josh Talks, Startup Leadership Program (SLP), T-Hub and many more.