Istayak Ansari

Director & Co-founder

Mr. Istayak Ansari is also a Director and Cofounder in two more start- ups Puriso Handcrafted Soaps, which manufacture and markets bath and body products and Luxelife Ventures a real estate consulting company.
Mr. Istayak Ansari’s family business was that of a bakery, which specialized in breads, cookies and cakes made in a wood fired oven. Given these roots, it’s no surprise that he was inspired to follow his passion and start a Wood Fired Pizzeria of his own.
UFC Gym is Mr. Istayak Ansari’s latest entrepreneurial initiative and will open it’s first outlet in Andheri West, Mumbai. He has signed a 10-year partnership agreement to open more than 100 gym locations throughout the Republic of India through 2028.