The #thinkIndia series, Startup & Founder podcast, features Indian and Silicon Valley influencers like Viome’s founder Naveen Jain, Hotmail’s founder Sabeer Bhatia, and 10X Rule author and real estate mogul Grant Cardone. They share insider knowledge on innovation within the technology & business industry, and what it takes to break into the fastest growing economy in the world: India.
Our hosts are Brand Capital’s President Neville Taraporewalla and Vice President Piyush Puri.
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Episode 13 ft. Chirag Virani
Chirag Virani and his wife, co-founders of Sparkle created an affordable, biodegradable sanitary pad made out of banana fiber, bamboo fiber, and corn-starch. With their product, they empower girls and women to gain an education and better their health with their ‘Buy One, Give One’ initiative as well as benefit our environment and India’s agricultural industry at the same time.
Chirag talks to us about why he created Sparkle, it’s social impact, and his plans on expanding his product globally #thinkIndia.
Episode 12 ft. Marco Trujillo
Every 5 to 10 seconds, a blind person requires medical assistance for a head injury. Sunu created a solution. Learn how Marco Trujillo, co-founder of Sunu revolutionized the way people with visual impairments connect and interact with the world using AR, sonar, and GPS-based technology in a wearable band. Marco reveals why he started Sunu, how Sunu’s smart band works, and his plans on taking this product global #thinkIndia.
Episode 11 ft. Jack Hidary
Learn how to take a QUANTUM LEAP and become a successful entrepreneur with Jack Hidary, Author of Quantum Computing: An Applied Approach! Hidary discusses his journey into the AI space, science fiction as a critical component to the enterprise of technology, and India as the global driver of today’s technology. #thinkIndia
Episode 10 ft. Paresh Ghelani
IMAGINE if we had access to an UNLIMITED supply of freshwater. Paresh Ghelani, a serial entrepreneur, investor, and philanthropist reveals his new endeavor: desalinating ocean water — and how India is the “next frontier of entrepreneurship.” #thinkIndia
Episode 09 ft. Blair LaCorte
Leaving your comfort zone and taking a RISK can bring optimal SUCCESS. Blair LaCorte, President of AEye, Inc reveals his secret to success in all industries, the importance of “human capital,” and why India is “the future” for new ideas, endeavors, and solutions. #thinkIndia
Episode 08 ft. Kunal Sood
INVEST and make a DIFFERENCE in society. X-Fellows founder Kunal Sood reminisces about his childhood and his commitment to making the world a better place through social impact investing, his involvement in the UN, and his latest project: We, The Planet. #thinkIndia
Episode 07 ft. Sabeer Bhatia
Imagine… YOU can learn from TOP U.S. universities, while in India–SIMULTANEOUSLY! Sabeer Bhatia, founder of Hotmail, reveals his passion for bringing education to India through nanodegrees, his new venture, Biscuit Labs, and his thoughts on cryptocurrency. #thinkIndia
Episode 06 ft. Nick Mehta
Learn how putting customers FIRST can SKYROCKET your revenue. Gainsight CEO Nick Mehta reveals the power of integrating the Customer Success business model into your company and India as the center of innovation.
Find out how YOU can invest as little as $10 and make MILLIONS. Republic CEO Kendrick Nguyen recounts why he founded Republic, how it works, and reveals his future endeavors in making the democratization of investing global.
Learn how to get your FIRST round of investment as an entrepreneur in Silicon Valley! BV Jagadeesh, Manager of KAAJ Ventures recounts his journey as a greenhorn in the startup ecosystem and reveals how to appeal to investors as an international entrepreneur.
Invest strategically, and build your own multi-million dollar EMPIRE! Journey with Grant Cardone, from a sales associate to first-rate venture capitalist – and learn about his next move: investing in India.