Ameer khan has done his B.Com in Computer Applications. As Production Supervisor in GO DESi, he is in charge of maintaining inventory, ensuring efficiency, productivity and hygiene in the production and packing units. Music, books and movies are his pastimes, and he loves photography and travelling.
Chyavan, with a Masters in Economics from Symbiosis School of Economics, Pune, is our Community Manager. Having worked for 3 years in a rural branch of Vijaya Bank and also as a Fellow with SBI Youth for India in charge of establishing Village Information Centre in Samastipur District of Bihar, he is well versed in the management of SGHs and rural financial inclusion. At GO DESi, he is in-charge of working with SHGs to procure the finest quality raw materials for our mouthwatering products directly from farmers. Mass communication and creative problem solving are his strengths, and reading Indian history and philosophy is his pastime. He loves writing, classical music and international films.
Deepak handles HR, Admin, Facilities and Maintenance at Go DESi. He is a graduate in Business Management with a PG Diploma in Business Administration. Prior to joining Go DESi, he had worked in various administrative capacities in reputed institutions like Manipal University, Giles Brooker Group, a New Zealand based company and Quess Corp Limited, Bangalore. Being a good team – worker, he is adept at organising, ensuring effective co-ordination among team members and also at liaison on diverse levels. He loves rock music and reading, and is also an aviation and wildlife enthusiast.
Divakar is part of the Operations Team and the Customer Representative of the company, he makes sure that your online order reaches you without any issue. He loves playing cricket and watching movies.
Elisha is our Assistant Brand Manager. A fresh graduate from TAPMI, Manipal, she handles everything brand at GO DESi. From Email marketing to Influencer marketing to Social Media, her workday is filled with all things fun. When she isn't hard at work or school, she likes to read intimidating books and tell stories.
Kavita is our quality controller in Dharwad. She makes sure no Imli Pop goes unchecked and our customers get the finest quality of their favorite product. When she is not checking Imli pops, she is spending time with her son.
Krishna is our backbone, he has single handedly managed accounts for almost close to one year. He is extremely active in social work.
Manjunath,our Operations Executive, currently pursuing his BE degree. He attains a previous experience of Store Support Associate as well as an Operation Executive, handling and processing online services in cooperation with the courier services at Amazon. Hes highly content to upskill the team in regards for Network Marketing. He carries a passion of public speaking,voyage with exploring new places.
Nikhila has done her masters in Food Technology. She worked with Amazon for 2 years under restricted products and product compliance team. Post her masters, she interned with companies like Modern Bread, Stevia world Agrotech pvt limited and Pagariya Foods. Nikhila handles the quality of all our products and makes sure our customers get the best products!
Nisha is passionate about Graphic desgining and is the brain and soul of our creative department. A MBA graduate from Bangalore has a total of 4.5 years of experience with Amazon. She was leading and managing programs in Amazon India including payment operations, managing quality and stakeholders.
Rishav hails from up north Nalanda, it's a district in the state of Bihar. At GO DESi he create new-age marketing strategies focusing on brand and product presence across different web-based platforms. Sometimes he Develops and executes digital & social branding as well as performance campaigns to expand brand presence. He has spent the last 3.5 years doing Product Management and number crunching / analytics management for the internet industry (Marketing + E-commerce). Apart from work, Rishav keeps himself occupied by rope skipping, doing push ups and pull ups everyday :) He also reads a lot and loves reading books on psychology and philosophy.
Radhakrishna is the man behind handling our entire manufacturing unit at Sira. He handles sourcing of raw materials, hiring and training of daily wage workers as well as managing all the machines at the unit.Previously worked for Biocon, he makes sure that the unit runs smoothly and with great efficiency. Radhakrishna loves to play cricket and was part of his district level team.
Raksha Kothari is responsible for alliances & HR , she has extensive experience in the social sector. She has been a Youth Alliance participant and also a facilitator. She is a BTech and worked at KPMG for 3 years before getting into the social sector. She is a qualified yoga teacher & a graduate from Attakalari institute in contemporary dance.
Shahbaz hails from the City Of Joy, Kolkata. Currently working as an Operations Executive, he handles the entire online operations at GO DESi. He has done his Masters in Retail Management from Calcutta University along with a PGDM in Logistics and Supply Chain Management from St. Xavier's College. Previously worked as a Management Intern for Future Group and Aditya Birla Group. He loves to teach economics when he is not working.
Smit has almost a decade of Sales experience. He started with ITC back in 2007 and managed sales of various categories including food, cigarette and personal care products. Smit also worked with a UK based frozen food brand and was managing their Gujrat region. He is passionate about photography - fashion, nature, product photography are his interest areas.
Sowmya is our Sourcing Lead. An Agriculture graduate and a Teach for India Fellow, she brings all the good(s) stuff in and to Go Desi. From procurement of raw materials to finding us regional food products and new vendors, her work days either go in calls or travelling. When she isn't killing it at work, she kills everyone around her (hysterically) with her humour.
SreeKrishnakanth is our Customer Service Representative. A Graduate in Civil Engineering, he had worked in the same role earlier in BMTC and State Labour Department, and also as a site engineer in private and government undertakings before he joined GO DESi. Being an extrovert, he loves his role of maintaining rapport with customers and serving to their satisfaction. Playing cricket in his free time is his passion.
Sunitha, our Customer Service Representative, has completed her MBA in Finance and is currently pursuing her dream to become a CA. With 7 years of work experience behind her as an Account Asst and Admin before joining GO DESi, she believes in working hard with dedication to achieve her life’s goals. Reading, music, singing, dance and cooking are favourite pastimes.
Vinay, has 10 years of experience in the FMCG industry. He has worked for bottom of pyramid solutions like E-Choupal, choupal saagar, set up distribution networks in rural and urban markets like Bihar, Jharkhand, Gujarat. He also managed Sunfeast brand for the Indian market, has handled multiple national brand launches in new and existing categories.
How much time does it take for my order to ship?
We take 1-2 days to process the order and then the products are shipped via courier partners. It takes anywhere between 7-10 days for the product to reach.
Please note that the shipping costs are included in the product price.
What if I am not happy with the order because of the quality and taste?
GO DESi follows a transparent, no questions asked returns policy for all full-price products bought from the online store. You can return unused products you have ordered within 15 business days of the date of receipt. Return shipment fees will have to be borne by the customer.
How can I track my order?
Once the order is processed from our end and dispatched from our warehouse, courier partner will email you the details carrying your tracking number and the link to track your order.
You can also track your order here:
What time of day will my order be delivered?
Our courier partners make sure they give you a call before delivering the product. Please make sure you are available to receive the calls as usually after three failed attempts at delivery followed by an email reminder from our team, the product shall be returned to our warehouse.
How are GO DESi products prepared?
We source/manufacture all our products from Micro Units based in Rural India. We work with Farmer cooperatives and Self Help Groups to bring classic Indian recipes and snacks for our consumers. All of the GO DESi products are “As is” i.e. made in the traditional manner by locals with tremendous knowledge about indigenous ingredients, flavors and ingredients giving GO DESi an unparalleled authenticity.
How does GO DESi ensure quality parameters at the Micro Units?
GO DESi not only undertakes the effort to find the lost recipes in the farmlands and rural kitchens but also standardizes these units and their products, paving a way for them to reach the urban markets.
We identify the Micro unit(s) and inspected them for quality & hygiene standards. Once on-boarded, these micro units are standardized as per GO DESi standards to make sure they meet all the statutory requirements and quality parameters. A quality controller at unit monitors the workers and the manufacturing process on a daily basis and ensures that only the best of products go out in the market.
Are GO DESi’s products suitable for kids?
Kids love our products.
All GO DESi products are made with 100% natural ingredients. None of our products contain any artificial preservatives, colors, making our products a perfect snack for all age groups alike.
How are GO DESi products different from other snacks available in the market?
We at GO DESi, live by the principle of Eat good, Do Good.
All GO DESi products are made from natural ingredients, are minimally processed, are preservative free, and have no added flavors or colors. Since our products are manufactured as close to the farm as possible, it helps preserve the authentic local flavors & formats tastes of the products.
While we strive to bring the authentic regional recipes from all over India, we ensure that a minimum of 30% of the final price that you pay goes back to the micro enterprise. This not only, increases the share of marginal farmers in the food value chain but also helps in creation of jobs and sustainable economic centers in rural areas.
Are GO DESi products vegetarian?
Yes. All our products are 100% vegetarian and are vegan-friendly as well.
Except for Imli pop & Ginger Kashaya, the other products are shipped in handy packs of Rs. 20 each. These packs are small enough to carry in your handbag or pocket.
3 Days Guaranteed Delivery for Bangalore Terms and Conditions
The following requirements must be met to qualify for a delivery guarantee:
The Delivery guarantee applies to attempted delivery by the promised date. GO DESi will not be responsible to provide guaranteed delivery if the customer is not present at the delivery address to take the delivery or if the customer picks up the package on a later date though the package has been delivered at the pickup store on the promised date.
The guarantee does not apply if we miss our promised delivery date because of an unforeseen circumstance outside of our control such as a strike, natural disaster, national holidays, or storm.
If the Order is placed on Saturday after 12 noon then Sunday won't be counted as the 1st day out of the 3 Days of Guaranteed Delivery.