At TFS, we have champions from across the travel, food, retail and other complementary industries to deliver world-class operational and business excellence. From leadership teams to our front line heroes, from celebrity chefs to World’s best Baristas, we have it all!

We are a group of passionate people who are constantly striving to better the business!

OUR TEAM

Karan

KARAN KAPUR

Executive Director

Mr. Karan Kapur has been instrumental in leading TFS's setup and expansion at Mumbai, New Delhi & Muscat International Airport, and is in charge of all new ventures for the group.

He has a B.A. In Economics from Northwestern University, a Certificate in Finance from the Kellogg School of Management, and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

VARUN KAPUR

VARUN KAPUR

Executive Director

Mr. Varun Kapur is the Executive Director with one of India's largest and fastest growing F&B companies - Travel Food Services (TFS). TFS is the leader in the Travel F&B Industry in the Indian Sub-continent, with operations spread across air, rail and road. Varun has been involved with TFS since its inception in 2009, and along with his passionate team at TFS, has undertaken iconic projects such as “The World’s Best Lounge” – The GVK Lounge at Mumbai Terminal 2, Multi-brand F&B Offer at Delhi Terminal 3, Revamp of Chennai Airport F&B across Terminals, Master Concession at Kolkata Integrated Terminal, Gatiman Express Inaugural Onboard Catering and India’s first award winning Food Plaza on the Railway network at Vizag, to name a few. With a motto of Transforming Travel, TFS has always been at the forefront of attempting ambitious projects that define the food & beverage experiences of travelers in India.

Varun graduated 'magna cum laude' from New York University, Stern School of Business with Bachelors in Science – Finance and Accounting. He worked as an Investment Banker at the Bank of America's Leveraged Finance Group, before returning to India to join the family's expanding business under K Hospitality Corp, one of India’s largest groups in the F&B industry. Varun has also been actively involved in the growth of some of the Group’s well known concepts such as Copper Chimney and Irish House, and he continues to be involved at a strategic level with other ventures of the Group.

Gaurav Dewan

Gaurav Dewan

Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Gaurav Dewan has been associated with TFS since September 2014 has an overall experience of 17 years in Sales, Marketing, and Business Strategy & Management in highly competitive fast paced industries. He has worked with companies like IDEA Cellular, Reliance Communications, Bharti Telemedia Limited, Bharti Airtel Limited.

Prior to joining TFS group, he was working with Bharti Airtel Limited as General Manager – Marketing.

Gaurav has done his MBA from The University of Greenwich, London United Kingdom in 1997-1999, and specialized in Marketing.

Vikas Kapoor

VIKAS KAPOOR

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Vikas Kapoor is a seasoned finance professional and an avid technology buff, whose core expertise is in finance transformation and technology implementations. He has been instrumental in raising funds, setting up a wallet and worked on the OTT strategy in his past positions.
His previous stint was as Senior Vice President with Tata Sky and prior to that, he has worked across sectors in companies like Schneider Electric, Boehringer Ingelheim and Shell India across geographies.

He is a qualified Chartered accountant, Company secretary and Cost Accountant. He has also done PMP, Six Sigma and CIMA (UK).

Shauvik Modak

Shauvik Modak

VP – Supply Chain & Cost Management

Mr. Shauvik Modak has been associated with TFS since Nov 2012 and is a resourceful supply chain, procurement and operations executive with over 25 years of experience and proven track record of delivering superior result by holistically planning, implementing and executing strategies thus leading to strengthened bottom-line. He has worked with Food link, Food Country, National Sports Club of India, Specialty restaurants and Adlabs Films.

Shauvik has graduated from Institute of Hotel Management, Mumbai and has done a course in Leadership and Team Management from Carnival College, USA.

Meena Shah

Meena Shah

VP - F&B CONTROLS

Ms. Meena Shah has an overall experience of 23 years across various industries in F&B sector and has been associated with TFS since January 2010.

Prior to joining TFS, she was associated with Cricket club of India, Market City Resources & Treasure Island Malls, Landmark Group and National Food Products and Blue Foods.

She has completed her PG in Foods & Nutrition in 1994 from Mumbai University, she also holds Diploma in Total Quality Management, a certification in ISO 9000 from Chennai University and a Diploma in Food Technology from SVT University.

Darpan Mehta

Darpan Mehta

GM - BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

Mr. Darpan Mehta has been associated with TFS since March 2010 and looks after the Business Development initiatives for the company. He has 27 years of overall work experience in the field of hospitality and F&B sector. During his career, he has worked with Bombay Gymkhana and PAN India food solutions Pvt Ltd.

Darpan has pursued his Diploma in Hotel & Food technology from Sophia Polytechnic, Mumbai.

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