Mahendra Shah

Managing Director – V Trans (India) Ltd

Shri Mahendra Shah, an avid thinker, a visionary and a dynamic personality, heading 6 decade old logistics group V – Trans (India) Ltd as Group Managing Director and CEO, which he transformed from a regional transport company to a pan India integrated logistics solution provider.  Under his able leadership, the company grew from 10 crs to 1000 crs, 10 branches to 750 branches and single product operator to an integrated service provider.

A very enterprising, marketing savvy and human oriented person Mr. Shah entered the family business in 1975 at the age of 22. He had the privilege of best education from the elite Rajkumar College, Rajkot and Sydenham College, Mumbai.

Apart from being a strategist he has a knack for execution.  He conceptualized and brought in Systems & Processes and ensured its implementation to bring standardization in the company. Despite being the Managing Director, he is directly involved in all business functions as work is his passion.

Playing the role of a “Change Agent” Mr. Shah brought with him fresh ideas and changes that pioneered professionalism in the organization. In the manpower industry like logistics & transportation, human relationship is very important and Mr. Shah is a master in that. He is the pioneering force behind the creation of group’s Training & Development center “Pathshala” in Ahmedabad, wherein personality & self-development programs are held to create leaders within the company. His untiring efforts on many fronts have earned the company many accolades and awards in various domains from logistics to training & developments to overall excellence and fair business practices.

Mr. Shah is an accomplished writer and a perfectionist; these attributes can be seen in the in-house monthly newsletter, which is his own brainchild - “Vijay path” and his expansive journals that he loves to manage on regular basis.

He believes in positivity and spreads the aura to everyone. He is also a good speaker and keeps the audience in trance.  Trotting the globe whenever time permits & penning down his memoirs and thoughts are amongst his passions.

His vision and entrepreneurship continues to propel V - Trans towards his vision 2020 and beyond.