About the Promoters: Abhishek Dhingra, is the Co-founder of “Mr.Pronto” (India’s premier Shoe & Bag Franchise repair chain across Chennai- Bangalore and Delhi) .He did his graduation in economics from Loyola College, Madras and went on to do his M.B.M from “The Asian Institute of Management, Manila”. Abhishek has been instrumental in structuring a fragmented & unorganized shoe & bag repair industry. Abhishek draws his strengths from cross vertical experience in international soft commodity trading, banking and having successfully dabbled with a few dot coms. He has also been a guest lecturer on “new service innovation” at IIM Lucknow and won a few awards in his field .
Mission statement: “To provide the highest quality craftsmanship and best customer service
possible every day, with every customer, and with every repair job we get. To revolutionize the shoe repair industry in India”
Mr. Pronto’s Strengths :
– One stop outlet for Shoe Repair
– Professional expertise and technology
– Comfortable interaction
– Comfortable locationTrained shoe care consultants
– In-house Technical Training
The Brand stands for :
– Expertise in Shoe & Bag repair
– Speed-Professional on time service
– Quality –Raw Material
To set up service centre’s for shoes and bags/ suitcases with brand ” Mr.Pronto” give a professional look , a place u feel comfortable to leave ure “expensive” footwear behind… in a well established neighbourhood. and work done with machinery to achieve better quality and efficiency.
Mr Pronto is a one stop outlet for all the repairs to your shoes/bags/suitcases and other leather products. The idea is to create a space where you can leave your expensive brand of footwear behind and get it fixed with best quality materials and expert craftsmen. Thereby you can extend the life of your shoes/bags. Mr Pronto equips itself with the best in class people who have been intensively trained in-house to provide quality service. It is organized version of the likes of the cobbler community with access to various services under one roof.
Mr. Pronto also has a very strong social responsibility we are in touch with cobbler communities across south India to identify school dropouts and offer them apprenticeship. At Mr. Pronto “ we don’t just fix shoes … we fix lives” which is our franchise mantra.
Mentors: Professor Ferreira and Professor Antonio
Special Thanks to
- Professor Cruz
- Professor Lagman
- Dean Morato
- Ashish Sapat
- T. Natrajan
- Govind Partha Kumar
- Lee Lagdameo
- Jacob Thankamony
- Professor Lim
- Abhi Thakur
- Shalom De’Souza
We like to thank the entire Aim Faculty and students for their continuous support.