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Startup Grind is a connected online and offline network of vibrant startup communities to help fuel innovation, economic growth and prosperity at the local level. While Startup Grind was founded in Palo Alto, California, our extended network of Startup Grind chapters are located around the world. Start a Chapter in your city or school!
We believe in making friends, not contacts. We believe in giving, not taking. We believe in helping others before helping yourself. We are truly passionate about helping founders, entrepreneurs and startups succeed. We intend to make their startup journey less lonely, more connected and more memorable.
Join us for a session on 'Design Thinking for Startups' by 'Yogesh Andlay', Managing Director of Nucleus Software & a Fireside chat with 'Vaibhav Agrawal', Associate partner - Light Speed Ventures on 28th October.
Pranjal is a young entrepreneur – bringing revolution in EdTech. He has worked in Indian Telecom industry as Network Engineer. He loves to read about entrepreneurs and wireless engineering is his core strength. He has vast experience in organizing conferences at the national level.
Pranjal is a self-starter, avid reader, technology and enabler of the true startup ecosystem in India, with the goal to drive creativity and innovation wherever possible. He has Bachelor's degree in electronics engineering from Vellore Institute of Technology. He also believes in the power of connecting and learning from peers.
Sudeep Singh started his career in Investment Banking and managed financial portfolios of many top businessman and head honchos of many Fortune 500 companies in India. After a 7+ years stint in the Financial sector, in a pursuit to follow his true passion for IT, he went to U.S and worked as the Business Development head for an IT firm where he worked with many startups and developed their online businesses. Now based in Gurgaon India, he is working on his own incubator project for startups.
Jan is originally from the Czech Republic but currently lives in Shenzhen (China). He builds an awesome startup community in China, APAC and beyond on behalf of Startup Grind. Prior, he helped launch a venture for Rocket Internet (in 2 markets), built an online business during my last year of BA and found a passion in connecting and educating people in the startup world. He is also an author of China Biz-Tech Weekly newsletter (medium.com/china-biz-tech-weekly). Learn more about him and his activities on his personal website (jsmejkal.com).