Andrine Mendez is a think tank,  a passionate entrepreneur, an occasional professor and a marketer who hails from India. After his engineering he launched three startups of which one got acquired by a French group. Coming from Kochi,Kerala often referred as God’s own country, he’s a hard working young guy with global aspirations. He has worked with global brands in terms of their marketing and communication strategy. Read on.


Andrine Mendez, a serial entrepreneur & marketer,Andy as he is known to many has advised leading national & global brands on marketing strategy a. He has been a keynote speaker events at International level, is a regular TEDx speaker and is regularly quoted in media outlets including The Hindu, Economic Times, Business Line.

He started Saltmangotree marketing communications, an award winning advertising agency with offices in Delhi & Kochi and now part of the Links group, France. After his exit from saltmangotree, Andy started the Kitchen which is a business collaboration initiative.

Andrine’s popular keynotes have inspired immense number students from universities to nearly 5000 individuals at marketing events in topics related to entrepreneurship, advertising & the new media. Outside of speaking and consulting, Andrine teaches new media communication at all levels and is regularly quoted as a marketing and business expert by the media.


Use the link above when you are looking for more information about inviting Andrine as a speaker at your next event. To learn more about him, have a look at a few samples of his talks, testimonials, keynotes and more.


In case you need just the facts – here is Andy’s bio in bullet point format instead:

  • Founder of the Kitchen,a business collaboration initiative
  • Founder of salt mango tree (now acquired & part of the Links Group,France)
  • As a CEO of saltmangotree, took the business National with more than 40 clients in 4 years
  • As a marketer, ensured that majority of the businesses acquired were through inbound leads
  • As a strategist lead the digital journey for clients like SABMiller, Pernod Ricard, Liberty Insurance, Federal Bank, Accor Hotels to name a few
  • Part time instructor at Frying Pan workshops
  • Award winning keynote speaker invited to multiple TEDx events & International conferences.
  • Interviewed and featured as a marketing expert in publications universally
  • Conducted 100+ sessions all across the country & abroad
  • Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2013, Kerala State Business Excellence Awards
  • Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year 2012 , ASDF Awards
  • Aegis Bell Awards & Manthan Awards for his startup Indiavibes in e-entertainment
  • Highly VISUAL speaker (no bullet points!) with a focus on using storytelling to deliver
    powerful lessons and engage an audience. category