Post Fireside chat:
4 entrepreneurs will get a chance to present their idea/startup in front of the audience. Each entrepreneur will get 90 seconds to present and 2 minutes to answer the questions from the audience.
Head of India
Mayank has a wide skill set ranging from tech development and QA, to community management. He is enthusiastic about different blockchain use-cases, asset tokenisation. He has worked as a Software Developer at Helpshift, Community Manager at Maecenas and Musiconomi and is currently working for Cofound.it as Head of Outreach (India).
Mayank did his schooling from Modern School Barakhamba Road, Delhi. In 12th he failed after which he joined his dads business. After few years of working with his dad, in 2006 he realised that he needs to pursue studying again and finished his schooling after which he did his B.E. IT from PICT (Pune). He joined an early stage startup called Helpshift as a QA. He hired a small team of developers and groomed them to become QA. He loves testing and making sure they shipped quality product. He even wrote a framework that would generate tests which he presented at FuConf'15. In 2017 he bought his first Ether (Cryptocurrency) just out of curiosity and got hooked. He was part of several pre-ICOs and few crypto projects. He became a community moderator out of his sheer interest for Musiconomi, Maecenas and Cofound.it. He was even mentioned as a team member during a live AMA by Musiconomi. Currently he is the Head of Outreach for Cofound.it in India region. He has presented several talks on blockchain at various meetups and conferences. He believes that public blockchain is here to stay and will disrupt every facets our lives.
He’s native of India with 10+ years of experience working both in the US and India. He started his first company Mindbowser in 2012 that grew to 50+ employees and crossed 1M+ in annual revenue in 4 years. The company is still running. He has been chapter director of StartupGrind for Pune for last 3 years. Ayush is now working on his second startup, RemotePanda.
RemotePanda is a marketplace to hire the best talent for your software development work. Their model is not just based on hiring but on getting results. RemotePanda sources and vets talent all across India. They make sure that client KPIs and quality standards are met. They assign a success manager is assigned to each project for on-the-ground support. They are an option to Upwork/Fiverr but with more personalized and attention, and they do the heavy lifting of your remote initiatives so that you can do what you love to do