Vishnu Menon is the co-founder & CEO of Wandertrails, a venture funded travel startup making experiential
travel accessible to thousands of explorers across the world with handcrafted activities and a selection of
Prior to Wandertrails, Vishnu worked with global management consulting firm, Bain & Co. for 5 years where he
led multiple teams across clients in areas of growth strategy, sales acceleration, performance improvement and
Through Wandertrails Vishnu plans to help digitally enable communities and create micro-entrepreneurs by
enabling them to share their homes, share their passion and create immersive travel experiences for the new
age discerning traveler – from staying in a tribal hut or jungle lodge or a homestay to going honey hunting with
forest leaders, trekking with a tribal chieftain or going on heritage walks with a local. He aims to develop over
300 destinations in India and showcase their culture and heritage to the world and create livelihoods for over
100,000 families by 2022. He is a Global Shaper of the World Economic Forum and was recently a panelist at
the India Economic Summit speaking on 'Living up to Incredible India'.
Vishnu is an MBA from Indian Institute of Management Calcutta (IIM C) and B.Tech from Kerala University.