The Covid-19 pandemic challenged old paradigms of working and thrust the new normal on businesses and the workforce. While organizations have found ways to cope with the VUCA world, current times placed tremendous pressure on the leadership team to be agile, decisive, and adaptable.
There have been many examples of exemplary behavior on the part of senior leadership, be it redefining business models, redesigning workplaces to suit the current needs, or ensuring the wellbeing of the workforce. The Great Place to Work, India initiated the title of ‘India's Best Leaders in Time of Crisis 2021’ to appreciate the consistent efforts of impeccable leaders during the crucial pandemic time.
Brainvire’s global presence assisted the CEO, Chintan Shah, address the future market scenario well in advance. He quickly sensed the crucial situation, took necessary precautionary measures, prepared his team for the future, and strengthened businesses to thrive through it graciously.
As a leader with foresight, he urged department heads to train internal teams to work remotely so that Brainers can work from home productively and safely when the time comes.
“COVID-19 was a tough challenge for everyone, and Brainvire chose to be resilient during this phase. There was no sure-fire formula to surpass this outbreak; however, we protected our Brainers, their families, and our clientele with the best of our capabilities. We are proud to survive this ongoing battle and contribute our services to the best of businesses as well as society. All this was possible due to persistent efforts of the team leaders and Brainers,” said Chintan Shah, CEO, Brainvire.
Brainvire was founded on the principle of empowering clients to engage with a new generation and explore the untapped markets. With Chintan Shah's forward-thinking mindset, Brainvire is leading the change in how businesses can reach out using digital and technical capabilities. This aspect changed the complete scenario in the Brainvire family. Businesses were laying off employees while Brainvire hired three times more professionals than they usually hire every year.
Nikunj Kabariya, Associate Project Manager, “Leadership plays a significant role during such a crisis. At Brainvire, we were blessed to have a visioner with a polished presence of mind that aligned us to shape businesses as per the current situation. Furthermore, we always felt secure under Chintan sir’s leadership. He was always there to assist us while we fought through the pandemic professionally and personally.”
Chintan Shah took advantage of the remote working provisions and recommended hiring talented employees from all over the country to support employment in remote areas.
Our CEO also awarded congratulatory salary bonuses to 1500+ Brainers and encouraged consistent employee efforts during such trying times. Brainers were pleased that instead of cutting salaries, he acknowledged their contribution.
Once the government announced vaccination for citizens above 18 years, he arranged vaccination drives for Brainers and their families in Ahmedabad and Mumbai offices. Our Brainers appreciated the secure, hygienic, and hassle-free vaccination drive from reliable healthcare institutions.
Chintan Shah has always been a strong leader in creating an impactful, positive influence on the world. With Brainvire’s custom-built digital solutions and increased scope of job opportunities worldwide, Brainers have revolutionized commerce by upscaling it with new technologies. These innovations have also received recognition from Yahoo Finance, Forbes Magazine, and Daily Herald.
All these achievements ushered Chintan Shah to The Best Leader in Times of Crisis Award. This award has encouraged the team, and they look forward to more.
Developing solutions with innovation, usability, and efficiency, Brainvire is one of the top IT consulting firms. With over 20 years of experience and more than 800 employee strength, it strives to create a difference in the society through technology. Having delivered over 1500 projects to its clientele spread globally, it has endured a 95% customer retention rate. Brainvire offers exclusive consultancy services such as Business Intelligence, Digital Marketing, Cloud ERP, CRM for E-commerce, etc. for diverse industry verticals while keeping customer satisfaction as its top priority.
It has earned many accolades such as ‘Top IT Services Firm 2020’, ‘Top Mobile App Developers 2020’, and ‘Top E-commerce Developers 2020’ by Clutch. The automotive digital solution increased usage of the mobile app and increased customer engagement.