An entrepreneur and hands on leader, Shahnawaz Kadavil co-founded FreshtoHome with Matthew Joseph in 2015, mainly to satiate his craving for fresh sardines along with the aim to make fresh and chemical free Meat and Seafood accessible to the masses.
Touted as a serial entrepreneur Shahnawaz has dabbled in several tech based ventures before FreshToHome. He is also the Founder and CEO of Cloud & Appliance based solutions for Security, Dbaux.com in 2009. Being the country manager for Zynga, India from 2010 to 2015, he was responsible for building the first and largest center outside the US for Zygna, where he was the creator of Farmville, which once ruled the roost. He co-founded SupportSoft India and was responsible for all aspects of starting the company. His core expertise lies in finding the unmet need in terms of market opportunity and taking a product all the way from conceptualization to launch. An engineering graduate from Model Engineering College, Cochin, like any other foodie Shahnawaz is not just passionate about fresh Seafood but also brings his technical knowledge in enterprise software and cloud computing, marketing and fundraising skills to FreshToHome. A people oriented person, his strongest skills involve building scalable organizations, attracting and mentoring the best talent, motivating them to harness their true potential and fostering a fun and productive culture in the organization.