Born in a remote village in Kerala, PC Mustafa was a school dropout who later did his Engineering in Computer Science from NIT Calicut and his MBA from IIM Bangalore. During his childhood, breakfast was a dream and getting three meals a day, a luxury. In 2006, he co-founded iD Fresh Food that currently employs 1500+ youngsters from rural India and is currently feeding millions with idles, dosas, and other healthy, fresh and preservative-free food on a daily basis. The unicorn brand’s latest invention, iD Squeeze-And-Fr Vada Batter earned accolades from across the globe. Musthafa has been lauded with many prestigious awards like India Today’s Make In India Award, JCI National Award, Vocational Excellence Award, IIM Distinguished Alumni Award, among others. He was invited to share his success story at Harvard Business School, MIT-Sloan and the UN. He is part of Indian Philanthropy Initiative and also works very closely with DIAV for the welfare of Army Martyrs kin. Musthafa is also part of the Prime Minister’s ‘Champions of Change’ team with a vision to build a new India by 2022. His idea of traffic system automation is part of ‘New India Synopsis.
Recorded at INK2019, Jaisalmer