Entreprennovators

Interview with Prateek Goel from ZeroWaste “Cash for e-trash”

YEF - Tell us a bit about yourself and your background? Prateek -I have been techie for almost one and a half decade now. I used to build different projects using FoxPro in 2002 for school and my business. I joined LNMIIT, Jaipur for my where my friends became first set of co-founders. Thus my entrepreneurial journey officially started on…
Continue Reading »
Information

HDFC Bank launches Smartup “Solution for startups banking needs”

HDFC Bank has launches Smartup in association with Zone Startups India, a start-up accelerator in Mumbai. Its a a first-of-its-kind dedicated solution for start-ups, to fulfill all their banking needs. Smartup is focused on startup requirements for banking, payment solutions, advisory and forex services. The benefits of SmartUp include: Enhanced transaction limit with no minimum balance requirement for first six…
Continue Reading »
Entreprennovators

Interview with Jasveer Singh from Qik Stay “Affordable Premium Hotels”

YEF - Tell us a bit about yourself and your background? Jasveer - I was born in a small district in UP called Etah, in a family having a very humble financial background. I completed my schooling in Etah and then moved to Agra for graduation. All this while, I could sense the lack of money in our family, even…
Continue Reading »
Entreprennovators

Why offline model failed for Pricebaba – Startup Lessons

As I sit down to write this blog entry on why our offline model failed, a realisation sets in. All the hundreds of conversations with mentors, friends, colleagues and investors across the globe over the last three years discussing this business is now seeing a closure. Yes, at Pricebaba our identity has been connecting local retailers to consumers on the…
Continue Reading »
Entreprennovators

Interview with Sanil Jain from CupShup “Brand New Medium of Advertising”

YEF - Tell us a bit about yourself and your background? Sanil - I am a Software engineer turned MBA turned Sales Manager turned Entrepreneur. I did my MBA at Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai and have worked with Infosys and Amazon. YEF -Why an entrepreneur, y not a high paying job? Sanil - There is absolutely no…
Continue Reading »
Entreprennovators

Interview with Amisha Shah from Autoyaar “online aggregator platform for automobile servicing”

YEF - Tell us a bit about yourself and your background? Amisha - As her near ones define her, ‘is the rare and perfect blend of a creative individual with equally shrewd business acumen’. Amisha is a veteran with six years of industry experience in sales and marketing; having worked with some of the biggest companies in India like Radio…
Continue Reading »
Entreprennovators

Interview with Saurav Sagar from mshipper “crowd-sourced delivery platform”

YEF - Tell us a bit about yourself and your background? Saurav - Well, I am Saurav Sagar. Although I was born in a small city like Patna (Bihar), I always had high ambitions for my future. At 18, I left my hometown to shape-up my career & pursue further studies. I came to Delhi a decade ago. I have…
Continue Reading »
Entreprennovators

Interview with Gagan Singh from inoho “Smart Home Solutions”

YEF - Tell us a bit about yourself and your background? Gagan - Bachelors in Foreign Trade from Pune University and MBA from Instiute of Management Nirma University. Worked with HDFC, Indiabulls, Ruchi Soya, Zensar Technoogies and Karvy Stock Broking Ltd. YEF - Why an entrepreneur, why not a high paying job? Gagan - It’s not necessarily question of high…
Continue Reading »
Entreprennovators

Interview with Ankit Agarwal from FitGo

YEF - Tell us a bit about yourself and your background? Ankit - The founding team consists of BITS Pilani graduates with prior experience in on-demand business like Ola and Mywash. While Ankit and Anupam worked with Business Finance team of Ola, Narendhiran worked with marketing team of on-demand laundry startup Mywash. We have built a small team for daily…
Continue Reading »
Entreprennovators

Interview with Mohd Asad from Steero “Car-care at your door step”

YEF - Tell us a bit about yourself and your background? Mohd - I was born and brought up in Deoria, which is a small town in Uttar Pradesh. I graduated in Computer Science and Engineering from IIT Jodhpur in 2014. Being the Coordinator and Mentor of Programming Club there, I developed serious passion in technology and algorithms. I was…
Continue Reading »