Episode XLix – Ujjwal Jain, Founder & CEO of WealthDesk

Luck is when hard work, preparation, and perseverance meet with opportunity. Most founders get the hard work and perseverance right, but very few achieve all 3…  On the XLix (49th) episode of #DamaniTalks, we had 1 such rare founder!   Founder & CEO of WealthDesk, Ujjwal Jain‘s life journey is a series of forward-looking decisions that got him to founding a top-level fintechContinue reading “Episode XLix – Ujjwal Jain, Founder & CEO of WealthDesk”

Episode XLvii – Dhruv Toshniwal, Founder of The Pant Project

Most people believe that an affluent entrepreneurial family provides one a leg up in the entrepreneurial journey. But like any star-kid will tell you, these comparisons are for the outsiders who are looking in. The reality for someone like Dhruv Toshniwal, scion to the Banswara Syntex family and now the founder of The Pant Project,Continue reading “Episode XLvii – Dhruv Toshniwal, Founder of The Pant Project”

Episode XLvi – Akshay Chaturvedi, Founder & CEO of Leverage Edu

 In 2020, the pandemic resulted in a 55% dip in students traveling overseas to study. How did this university admissions platform grow by 4x even during these trying times?  Our guest Akshay Chaturvedi, Founder and CEO of Leverage Edu has done it all!  Today, Leverage Edu has over 3 Mn monthly users, 75,000+ 1:1 counseling sessions & 2000+ admission applicants, every month. Continue reading “Episode XLvi – Akshay Chaturvedi, Founder & CEO of Leverage Edu”

Episode XLv- Vivek Bajaj, Co-Founder of StockEdge

 Vivek Bajaj, co-founder of StockEdge impressed and convinced the crème de la crème of the VC universe to invest in his company, which was bootstrapped for a decade while charting impressive growth!   Today StockEdge is India’s fastest-growing equity market and mutual fund research platform!   Key takeaways from the episode What was Vivek’s role in JM financials? What was it like being the first commodityContinue reading “Episode XLv- Vivek Bajaj, Co-Founder of StockEdge”

Episode XLiv- Dharmil Sheth, co-founder of PharmEasy

Dharmil Sheth is a serial entrepreneur, who has built India’s first health tech unicorn with a valuation of $4 billion – PharmEasy. Prior to PharmEasy, he founded BoxPlay Sports, 91streets and Ekagrata. Dharmil holds an MBA from the Institute of Management Technology, Ghaziabad. The foundation of India’s largest medicine delivery platform- PharmEasy dates back toContinue reading “Episode XLiv- Dharmil Sheth, co-founder of PharmEasy”

Episode XLiii- Kailash Katkar, founder of Quick Heal

In this week’s episode of #DamaniTalks I spoke to Kailash Katkar, Founder of Quick Heal a man who built a ₹1800 crore IT security company without a college degree! Kailash created a global empire spread across 60+ countries starting from a small one-room bootstrapped computer repair services company – He has been an inspiration toContinue reading “Episode XLiii- Kailash Katkar, founder of Quick Heal”

Episode XLii- Prashant Pitti, co-founder of EaseMyTrip

Prashant Pitti graduated from IIT Madras worked with HSBC and Capital One in the United States before coming back to India and co-founding EaseMyTrip. in 2008.   Initially, a B2B travel brand, EaseMyTrip became a household name in the mid-2010s with its no-fee pricing and superior customer service. EaseMyTrip went public in 2021 at itsContinue reading “Episode XLii- Prashant Pitti, co-founder of EaseMyTrip”

Episode XLi- Ganesh Sonawane, co-founder of Arcatron Mobility

Arcatron Mobility builds the next generation of innovative physical aid devices to enhance people’s lives with limited mobility and elderly care needs. Last year Arcatron launched a premium range of products to COVID-protect its customers. The success of this new line has wholly revolutionized the trajectory of the company, with its product consistently featuring atContinue reading “Episode XLi- Ganesh Sonawane, co-founder of Arcatron Mobility”

Episode XXXviii- Munaf Kapadia, Founder of The Bohri Kitchen

This week on the Damani Talks episode, we had Munaf Kapadia joining us. Munaf is an entrepreneur, writer, digital marketing maverick, and the founder and “Chief Eating Officer” (CEO) at The Bohri Kitchen. Munaf and Nafisa Kapadia have been instrumental in making The Bohri Kitchen a household name. This mother-son duo made Bohri cuisine famousContinue reading “Episode XXXviii- Munaf Kapadia, Founder of The Bohri Kitchen”

Episode XXXvi- Priya Goel Sheth, Co-founder of Hobspace

HobSpace is a platform for extracurricular activities (online and offline) for kids between 3-14 years. The brand has partnered with schools and specialist trainers to provide training and conduct lessons based on children’s hobbies and sports requirements. Priya is the Co-founder of Hobspace and has over six years of experience working with corporate giants suchContinue reading “Episode XXXvi- Priya Goel Sheth, Co-founder of Hobspace”