Bangalore: Housejoy, India’s tech-driven Construction, Renovation, Interiors and Home Maintenance Company has announced the appointment of Gaurav Joshi as their Senior Vice President – Growth & Strategy. Gaurav will lead the business excellence and growth-related initiatives at Housejoy, with the aim of making the brand a one-stop-shop in the Indian construction and home services industry. Gaurav has over 15 years of industry and consulting experience.
During his successful career trajectory, Gaurav has worked in leading premium consultancy firms including PricewaterhouseCoopers, HP India, and IBM India. He also has rich experience in the real estate sector with leading names such as Kalpataru, Sobha, Akshaya and Kolte-Patil developers. Gaurav has a degree in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Powai, Bombay and an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad.
Speaking about this, Sanchit Gaurav, Founder & CEO, Housejoy, said, “We are happy to welcome Gaurav as a part of our leadership team at Housejoy. He brings rich experience and immense expertise in growth and strategy, both of which will be crucial in catapulting Housejoy towards becoming a household name. A growth-oriented professional, Gaurav’s eye for detail and his diligence will help the brand achieve great success. During these unprecedented times, it is important for the leadership team in any company to stay resilient to ensure business continuity and growth. Gaurav’s appointment is a step in this direction we wish him all the best.”
Housejoy has been active in several areas even during the Covid-19 lockdown. From partnering with the Karnataka government to provide fumigation services in the state to diversifying into delivering essentials under Housejoy Mart, the brand has been focusing on growing as well as making lives better for its customers. Gaurav’s inclusion therefore comes as a key decision in terms of driving the brand’s agenda further and ensuring that they look beyond the pandemic strategically.
Commenting on his appointment, Gaurav Joshi, Senior Vice President-Growth& Strategy, Housejoy, said, “It is indeed a pleasure to be a part of Housejoy, a brand that has led by example and charted a steady growth path. I hope to utilize my experience in growth and strategy to enable the brand emerge as the one-stop-shop in all the areas that it works in.”
Gaurav’s areas of expertise include business strategy, operations improvement, cost optimization, business transformation, business excellence, organization restructuring and business process reengineering. As a veteran in the growth and strategy domain, Gaurav brings to the table the requisite skills, competencies and rich industry experience needed to formulate robust and sustainable growth strategies.