COVER STORY

10 Most Inspiring Startup Founders in India

A few years back, Indian startups were primarily focused on creating e-commerce solutions and reproducing concepts that worked in western markets. Now, the tables have turned. The young and innovative entrepreneurs in India are...

Earn Money while you Buy all Kinds of Fuels & Gas Cylinders

Raunak Sharma is not a technocrat or management student with any high-profile degree where startups are being embedded in the curriculum. But he is a heterogeneous mix of talent, innovation and hard work. Raunak thought of taking an audacious...

The Teenager Who Built a Modern Brand Management Company

Growthxo is a modern brand management company spearheaded by a teenpreneur, Laksh Bucha. At the age of 17, Laksh is the Founder & CEO of Growthxo, which delivers brand solutions to several clients in India and the US. A...

Delivering Stationery and Office Supplies to the Doorsteps

Founded in June 2020 by young entrepreneurs and stationery lovers Sonia Mehra Agarwal and Pulak Agarwal, Inchpaper aims to provide a full range of stationery items starting from eraser to various teaching-learning material for school, colleges, students, and parents,...

Accelerating Careers with Advanced Analytics

Founded by Rabindranath A, LeapCurve is an online career advisory site using complex assessment tools presented in a user-friendly fashion. It will provide assessors interface, link options to skill-up and give jobs to the seeker. “Over some time employees...

Making Healthy Eating Fun, Tasty and Nutritious

Founded by Vinod Kumar, Naturally Yours is a healthy noodle and pasta brand that aims to make healthy eating fun, tasty and nutritious. The company has come up with healthy noodles that are 100 per cent made of whole...

Connecting Commuters to Safe, Secure and Digitized Parking Spaces

Founded by Amit Lakhotia, Park+ is a Delhi-based start-up that wants to change the way middle-class and upper-class Indians park their cars. It provides a suite of solutions around parking and more. With the help of Park+ app, users...

Rewarding to be Physically Fit

Co-founded by Shivjeet Ghatge, StepSetGo is India’s first fitness app to reward the users for walking. While the brand is already motivating users to stay indoors and fit amidst the lockdown, with their latest offering on their app, StepSetGo...

INSPIRING IDEAS

Zolostays: Giving you the feeling of ‘Home’ in a New City

People migrate to cities every single day in search of jobs, education, and better lives. And when they do, one of the significant challenges that they face is finding decent accommodation. Staying in apartments turns out to be difficult...

How a 24-Year-Old is Creating an Industry for Influencer Marketing from a MAD Idea

Founded by Gautam Madhavan, Mad Influence is India’s Fastest Growing Influencer Marketing Platform working with over 10000+ Influencers across India. The company brings talents, content creators, influencers and brands together to do awesome things together.   Age doesn’t equal...

Envisioning a Better India

Co-founded by Vivek Saxena, Wishonary is a collaborative community of social workers, grassroots organizations, meaningful companies, and conscious individuals, who come together to create and deliver the most effective and befitting social innovations and solutions to the last mile...

IN MY VIEW

Post-COVID-19 Era: Co-working will be the New Normal for Workspaces

Manas Mehrotra is the Chairman of 315Work Avenue, a leading co-working company. Manas is also the Managing Director of NestaVera Group of Companies, a well-diversified group having businesses spread across several sectors and verticals like education, real estate, co-working,...

EXPERTS' OPINION

Reinventing Fashion Retail in the New Normal

Deepak Bansal is a Whole-Time Director of the company. He is a graduate in mathematics from Delhi University. As a director, Deepak is responsible for the expansion and diversifying of the retail market and business of the company. He...

From Constituent to a Requisite; the Upswing of Sustainability

Jakob Friis Sørensen, Managing Director at APM Terminals Pipavav, is an industry expert with immense experience in the global logistic industry. A Danish national, Mr Sørensen has been a part of A.P. Moller Maersk Group since 1987. During his...

Top Five Challenges Businesses Will Face in Their Digital Transformation Journey

Nishtha Satyam was appointed as the Deputy Country Representative for UN Women, the entity of the United Nations that is dedicated to working towards Gender Equality and Woman’s Empowerment, in India in January 2018. She is the youngest Deputy...

Building a Stronger Business Through Simplified Identification and Authentication

Omkar Shirhatti is the Co-founder and CEO at Karza Technologies, a state-of-the-art banking and business intelligence solution provider, set out to create cutting-edge products that empower lending institutions and corporations with cloud-based solutions for informed and intelligent decisions. Omkar,...

Is it Time for Telcos to Buy a Tesla?

Pravin S Bhandarkar is a technologist with twenty years of experience across the product life-cycle spectrum. He has hands-on experience in product architecture, product development, product management and positioning of technologies & products generating multi-million-dollar revenue. Founded by Pravin...

Emerging Trends in Residential Real Estate

Rahul Grover comes with a passionate journey in the Real Estate Sector and is known for his winning mind. Grover began his career with Siemens as a Management Trainee and since then has been climbing the ladder with some...

Post-COVID Cloud Data Platform to Play a Major Role in the Financial Services

An experienced executive with over 15 years in the information technology industry, Vimal Venkatram is responsible for growing Snowflake’s business in India. Vimal specialises in data management solutions across all verticals such as retail, manufacturing and financial services, and...

LETTER FROM THE EDITOR

Innovators Defying the Pandemic

2019 was an exciting year for Indian tech startups. According to research firm Tracxn, startups in the nation raised $14.5 billion in 2019, beating their previous best of $10.6 billion. Tech startups in India participated in 1,185 financing rounds...

Amit Lakhotia
Amit Lakhotia
Park+

Dr Nikhil Sikri
Chief Executive Officer
Lee Cooper

Gautam Madhavan
Founder
MAD Influence

Laksh Bucha
Founder and CEO
Growthxo

Pulak Agarwal
Co-Founder and CEO
Inchpaper.com

Rabindranath A
Founder
LeapCurve

Raunak Sharma
Founder
Fyool

Shivjeet Ghatge
Co-Founder and CEO
StepSetGo

Vinod Kumar
Founder
Naturally Yours

Vivek Saxena
Co-founder
Wishonary