Apoorva Mehta

Founder & CEO, Instacart

Apoorva Mehta is the founder & CEO of Instacart. Instacart allows customers to order their groceries from their favorite local stores and have them delivered in as little as an hour. Instacart makes this happen by leveraging a fleet of crowdsourced labor to pick and deliver groceries to the customers. In doing so, Instacart has allowed retailers of all sizes to come online and offer instant delivery to their customers for the first time in history.

Apoorva graduated from University of Waterloo with an Electrical Engineering degree. Before starting Instacart, Apoorva worked as a supply chain engineer at Amazon.com