Established in 2019, Vahak is the brainchild of Karan Shaha and VikasChandrwat. The Co-Founders and also good friends from their IIT Kanpur days, shared an enthusiasm for solving problems and adding value to them. Soon after their graduation, the duo learnt about the difficulties faced by customers while booking trucks from the market, as the rate fluctuates and finding a trusted transporter is a challenging task. And as young graduates they felt this is an opportunity where they can bring in their solutions to the market and make the best use of this breakthrough, Vahak was incepted.
An Online Network Connecting Transporters
Through Vahak the company is trying to help the small transporters, small lorry owners, transport companies, brokers and agents to gain more customers and create an online brand and network for them-selves. The features that are avail-able on Vahak application are Live Marketplace, live loads accessible by customers. Additionally customers or vehicle owners can improve their profile based on the connections, ratings, reviews and documentation uploaded. The customers can create an online space for themselves which will be secured through verification and also, create online auctions.
Today, Vahak has made its strong presence in more than 5000 locations across the country and is rap-idly expanding their business and is currently the community of over 1.5 lakh transport businesses comprising of transport companies, brokers, agents, small lorry owners, and consigners joining the platform. "Speaking about the growth of our company, as soon as Vahak was launched, we witnessed a great response from the market, in a few months we had already on boarded about 10,000 transporters on the platform.
Vahak has made its strong presence in more than 5000 locations across the country and over 1.5 lakh users
I can say that was a good milestone for us, also we were improving our application along the way. In last one year, Vahak has grown 15 times since its inception, currently, we have about 1.5 lakh transporters on our plat-form. In the upcoming days, we are looking forward to enlarging our business, improve the technology and add more features to our product and are aiming to have 5-10 lakh transporters on board in the next one year", concludes Karan Shaha.