RevUp Jaipur:
What it Takes to Build Sustainable Startups

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About the Event

Changing consumer behaviour, rapidly increasing internet market and a conducive funding environment has lead to a sudden spurt of startups in India over the past few years. During this race towards growth, many a startup have started diluting one of the fundamental principles of running a business - Sustainability. Startups that have made the shift towards growth while keeping strong checks on agility and adaptability are the ones that will emerge successful in the long run.We bring to you an insightful session, ‘RevUp Jaipur - What it Takes to Build Sustainable Startups’ where successful startup CEO’s and business mentors talk about how startups can focus on controlling burn rates while still being goal oriented.

Date and Time

Fri, April 14th, 2017
5:00PM - 7:30PM

Venue

Hotel Milestone 251,
D - 251, Devi Marg,
Bani Park,
Jaipur, 302106
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Agenda

5.30 PM
Session: The Razorpay Journey - Our tenets for Sustainability
Harshil Mathur, CEO, Razorpay

"At Razorpay, we innovate with foresight, this is what we believe leads to strength & sustainability." Learn how Razorpay grew from a small room in Jaipur to getting selected to the Y Combinator program to now emerging as a disrupter in the Indian payment market.

6:00 PM
Session: How to transform your dreams into business success
Speaker: Vishwas Shringi, CEO, Voylla

A successful startup is often the one that is built to be an extension of the an entrepreneur’s dream. Understand how to successfully execute your dream to deliver sustainable business growth.

6:30 PM
Session: Moving from the Unicorn formula to a Sustainability Approach
Speaker: Paresh Gupta, Founder Neos Angel Network & TEDx speaker

Startups become Unicorns when they achieve exponential growth, however, this growth is often marked with huge dips in the company’s funds. Learn how entrepreneurs should first aim at becoming sustainable before aiming to become Unicorns.

7:00 PM
Session: Networking Session

Casual catchup over drinks.

About Speakers

Harshil Mathur
CEO, Razorpay
Harshil is the co-founder and CEO of Razorpay, a disruptor in the Indian payments landscape. An alumnus of IIT Roorkee, he worked with Schlumberger for a year, before quitting to start Razorpay - an idea that he discovered after witnessing the state of online payments in India. Razorpay is one of the earliest Indian companies to be selected for the prestigious Y Combinator programme in the Silicon Valley and is one of the best payment solution provider that offers full stack solutions for online players today.
Paresh Gupta
Founder, Neos Angel Network & TEDx Speaker
TEDx Speaker, Guest Columnist at The Indian Economist, Startup Mentor and Advisor, Founder Neos Angels and My Career Architects are some of the many hats worn by Paresh. An alumnus of Sri Ram College of Commerce, and the London School of Business, Paresh is also a first attempt Chartered Accountant. Paresh has been associated with reputed organizations like PwC, HSBC and Adventity Global Services among others over his career of over 13 years spread across Asia, Europe, Middle East and Europe. In 2011, Paresh made a return back to India to start his entrepreneurial journey and has since founded and mentored several successful startups like SHArP Edge Learning (a three time national award winning company), Concept Originator, MyCareerArchitects and MAPyourskills.
Vishwas Shringi
CEO, Voylla.com
An alumnus of IIT Madras and Carnegie Mellon University, Vishwas has been at the core of the retail technology business for over 12 years, heading the P&L for hardlines businesses at Amazon in North America. Given his sharp business acumen, Vishwas discovered the huge potential in one of India’s most fragmented and untapped markets - Fashion and Imitation Jewellery. This led to Vishwas launching VOYLLA, a long standing dream in 2012. And, over the past five years, he has made sustained efforts towards understanding customers, setting up a robust back end systems and establishing a well curated online store for jewellery, one that aims to redefine fashion and beauty in India.

Who Should Attend

This two-hour event is tailor-made for startup founders, entrepreneurs and those who are planning to start up. The one of a kind event promises to bring first-hand insights from startup influencers who are stirring the market today. Be a part of the exclusive Razorpay club and enjoy various perks like free credits, partner offers, and other exclusive community privileges that we bring to you. This is an invite only event, signup now before the spots fill up.

Cost

This one is on us; feel free to leave your wallets at home :)

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