Very happy to have Vikram Achanta coming back to Mind Over Matter, 2020 - read more about him here: Vikram lives in Delhi, with his wife and 2 children, and when he's not grappling with the challenges of entrepreneurship, likes to write, run and quiz. He writes for a variety of Indian and International publications, including The Hindu, The Man, Outlook, Outlook Business, Outlook Traveller, Man's World, Indian Express, Drinks International, Spiritz Magazine, Sommelier India and Forbes India.
Vikram is a co-founder of Tulleeho, a drinks training and consulting firm. He is also a co-founder of www.tulleeho.com, a drinks website and BarX a fledgling e-commerce venture.
He is also founder of Studwala, an initiative to aggregate used football equipment and then distribute the same to civil society organisations who run football and life coaching programmes for under privileged children.
Vikram Achanta is an Economics Graduate from Delhi University, following which he completed his MBA from IIM, Kolkata in 1992. He then spent 9 years as a management consultant, first with Tata Consultancy Services and then with IBM Global Services. In the year 2000, he turned entrepreneur, setting up Tulleeho.
Vikram has been quizzing since his days at school. 6 years ago, he helped revive open quizzing in Delhi, by successfully co-hosting quizzes in bars and pubs in the National Capital Region, and over the last few years, has hosted over 125 such quizzes.