Investors' perspective on startups: A fireside chat with Ajay Lakhotia

Apr 18, 2021, 10:30 – 11:45 AM

We are excited to present our event for funding month, a fireside chat with Ajay Lakhotia, the founder at Stockgro and a venture capitalist. Join us for an insightful session where we'll be talking about his journey as a startup founder and a venture capitalist. . Tune in with us to get an insight into the pitching strategy that might be effective in front of investors that might lead to capital.

Virtual event
Fireside Chat

About this event

  • Who: Ajay Lakhotia, Founder, CEO, Venture Capitalist
  • What: Fireside Chat
  • Where: Virtual (link will be emailed)
  • When: Sunday, April 18th, from 4:00-5:15 pm(IST)
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In this fireside chat with Ajay Lakhotia, we'll be having a discussion about what investors' look into while investing in startups along with the dos and don'ts involving the finances in early-stage startups. We will also be talking about the skills required by a startup founder in managing and running a successful business. Tune in with us to get an insight into the pitching strategy that might be effective while presenting your startup ideas in front of an investor or a Venture Capitalist.

Speaker Bio:-

Ajay Lakhotia, the founder and Ceo at Stockgro is an entrepreneur at heart and investor at the soul. Venture Capitalist turned Founder & Entrepreneur, He is building a Venture from India with sight on Global Markets.

Ajay’s Startup Journey – Stockgro is India’s first Social Trading Platform democratizing investments for the 400m Millennials who are exploring new ways to learn and participate in Capital Market He has been a visionary investor, successfully leading Global Funds and their strategies for investments in India over a decade. Ajay started his professional journey in 2000 as an entrepreneur and disrupted the printing and packaging industry with new-age technology. He successfully exited his business in 2008 at a multi-million-dollar valuation and shifted his focus on the IT Industry gaining a strong footprint in India

Startup Bio:-

StockGro is a social Investment Platform for users to build their trust circle with friends, colleagues, and influencers to discuss investment ideas and compete with each other to build the portfolio generating the highest returns.

StockGro rewards Users building winning portfolios with Real Cash Prize.

Daily Prize Pool of over INR 1 Lac.

Influencers and Stock-Gurus run their Social Groups for Users to learn investment and trading Strategies on StockGro.

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  • Ajay Lakhotia




  • Harsh Vardhan

    Startup-Grind BBSR

    Event Manager




Sunday, April 18, 2021
10:30 AM – 11:45 AM UTC


Pre Call and Introductions
Fireside Chat
Q and A
Networking Session


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    Startup Grind

    Chapter Director

  • Prachi Arunima

    Startup Grind Bhubaneswar

    Chapter Co-director

  • Deepank Saini

    Event Manager

  • Nandini Mishra

    StartupGrind Bhubaneswar

    Director- KIIT

  • Aastha Vij

    Social Media Manager

  • Pradeep Pal Singh Negi

    HR Lead

  • Swati Kapoor

    Startup Grind Bhubaneshwar

    Research Lead

  • Shreyas Pande

    Co-director - KIIT

  • Aashish Singh

    Operations Manager

  • Harsh Vardhan

    Startup Grind Bhubaneswar


  • Satyaprakash Sahoo

    Startup Grind Delhi NCR

    Community Manager

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