Karthik Jayaraman is a Founding Team Member of Way Cool Foods. He comes with over 19 years of experience across engineering, automotive and management consulting.

His previous experience included heading business transformation, new business development and corporate strategy at Ashok Leyland. He was part of the CEO’s core team to bring about the turnaround in the company’s business performance.

Prior to this, Karthik drove large organizational transformation engagements at McKinsey and Company where he worked as an Engagement Manager with focus on automotive and assembly industries, especially in operations transformation using lean tools.

He is an alumnus of IIT Madras (B.Tech – Mechanical), Purdue University (MS – Industrial Engineering) and Indian School of Business (MBA – Operations).