A perfect balance between red’s fiery energy and yellow’s warm happiness. Exuberant, orange instils a sense of enthusiasm and a powerful zest for life. It’s creativity stimulates out of the box thinking, and a fascination with all things unusual and curious. Determined and focussed, it defines our success and our philosophy in life.
Happiness is our mantra. It’s a state of wellbeing we cultivate to inspire us each day. A happy mind is a healthy mind – always seeking something new, yearning to learn something more, a wandering mind to match our wayfarer spirit.
We do what we love, and we love what we do. We believe that what goes around, comes around.We infuse our joie de vivre into the spirit of every trip, and have happy clients who keep coming back for more…
Maximum impact is Manan’s basis for travel (and life!). An avid go-getter, he has an eye for detail and sensory experiences that leave you awestruck. His natural finesse for planning and an innate sense of fun, is what gets him going each morning. India is his inspiration. When not charting the course for the next client, he is a family guy, a foodie and a passionate motorcyclist – always ready to hit the road for the next adventure.
Final destination is the prize, but the journey is gold! Manish is a firm believer of this philosophy. His combination of patience and business acumen helps raise the roof with each new exciting venture that Orange undertakes. A calm oasis in the midst of a whirlwind, his Zen mindedness helps guide the teams and sharpen the needle of detail. Born and raised in Delhi, he has in depth knowledge of the pulse points that make India the exotic destination that it is. When he takes time off from business; he can be found refining his cricket skills. He also loves to travel with his big Indian family to unique destination and spend time narrating ghost stories. Under the blanket of stars.
A charming man who combines Indian-ness with his Russian connection beautifully. An intelligent team mate who can also hold a political discussion with utmost ease, CP is a delight. A brilliant sportsman who brings his endless energy to everything, CP enjoys life with his Russian wife and a lovely son. In his free time he loves going back to the mountains to do something he calls de-toxing!
When he’s not in the office, Ravinder is usually headed off the beaten path in the pursuit of an adventure. Chances are you’ll catch him cycling or hiking through the Himalayas, or paddling madly on a river-raft down the Ganges. His deep knowledge and deeper soul, makes him one of the most dependable and loved people on the team. His courage and cool demeanour under pressure, particularly during the Nepal earthquake, made him a valuable life-saver on the ground. A mountain man at heart, he’s also a passionate photographer and loves to capture India at it’s best.
Calm and charm define Divya. She is a powerhouse of resilience and determination, never taking no for an answer. Widely traveled herself, Divya draws on a wealth of experience. When she’s not at work she’s either at home with her family or can be found shopping for her personal “best kept secret” finds in India’s bazaars and boutiques.
Ishveen is a straight-talker and sharp-shooter who likes to live life to the max. She gets straight to the point and the heart of the matter. Her depth of experience and clarity of vision are the perfect combination to create a journey that’s spot on. Her favourite sport is multi-tasking and she lives to work hard, and play even harder.
Cool Amit is peoples man. Ever smiling and going about life likes it’s a cruise, Amit is a soothing spell. Coming from the hill town of Dharamshala, also the abode of his holiness Dalai Lama. He is an MBA in tourism and backed by 10 years of experience, he is a pillar of strength. Having spent 10 years handling British and French clients, he is a mix of both! A family man and loves travelling and listening to old groovy Hindi numbers.
Coming from the beautiful Himalayan town of Paudi Garwal Sandeep is a go-getter. A graduate backed by a degree in Spanish language, Sandeep brings immense value to the set-up. His undying hard work, passion for client satisfaction and self motivated approach makes him an indispensable member of the core team. A 100% family man who dotes on his beautiful daughter and a loving wife. In his free time Sandeep loves to unwind by listening to old hindi songs and loves his single malt on the rocks.
Puneet’s cool attitude makes him believes in what he does. It is because of his traits that he has been successful more often than not. He is keen take on responsibilities and with his knowledge of the industry he is able to cater the needs of clients and give the best of services. He loves to travel with his family specially to Himalayan region.
Jeetendra began his accounting career by achieving MBA Finance. He then worked in accounting and auditing in the travel industry for several years before joining the orange team as Finance Manager in 2014.
Oksana is the face of Orange DMC in Russia. Having travelled the world she is one of the happy few who have converted their passion into a career. With over fifteen years of industry experience Oksana is an authority on Russian outbound travel to Indian sub-continent. Having dealt with giant multinational corporations, she also has firsthand exposure to destination marketing, public relations, contracting, product development and sales. While her family remains her number one choice, she also enjoys cycling, skiing and experimenting with new cuisines as her hobby.
Heli is from Finland and like most of us is extremely passionate about travel. She is pursing a degree in International Sales and Marketing which compliments her knowledge in the field. As a person she is open, talkative and persistent . Her passion for travelling has also created an interest in languages as she currently speaks Finnish, Swedish, English and Kurdish.
Travelling is definitely his passion and Luca is enthusiastic to guide Italian travellers to discover the Indian sub-continent. With over fourteen years of experience in project management he has dealt with different sectors and managed varied projects. He is a wine sommelier and likes to share his knowledge of the same with family and friends, but mostly enjoys rowing, kayaking, skiing and hiking.
Ragne is our presence and representative in the Northern European and Baltic region. After having enjoyed an exciting career in marketing for over a decade, Ragne was keen to spread her travel wings. Currently at Orange she has realized that the only way to be blissful in life is by combining her passion for travel with work and get paid for what she loves to do. When not working you will find Ragne making plans for her next wanderlust; with nature, wildlife and leading an active and healthy lifestyle. Ragne found her love for Asia at the age of 26 yrs and believes that even a single trip to the Indian sub-continent throws up experiences and adventures that is once in a life time and if lucky, can be life changing.
Akhil is the face of Orange DMC in Canada. Travelling the world since he was a little kid to over 23 countries, sparked a life long passion for travel and tourism. Having a strong academic & professional background in business Finance & investment banking , Akhil is now pursuing his love of travel and helping those to experience the same joy. He is fluent in English, Hindi, Punjabi & Urdu making him a key ally in exploring all that India and surrounding countries have to offer. He is always avuncular & benevolent . Outside of work, family and friends keep him busy including continuously exploring travel, new restaurants and community events.