Srikant Sastri

Srikant is a seasoned entrepreneur who has built and exited two successful ventures. Both businesses achieved scale (2000 employees &15,000 employees) & market leadership before being acquired by global majors. He is presently the co-founder of Crayon Data, the ambitious Singapore & India-based start- up. His personal passion is the ‘चलो StartUp’ initiative. Through 10 web episodes, based on stories of real startups, he is distilling 10 key lessons for would-be entrepreneurs. As an active Charter Member of TiE Delhi, and IAN, Srikant works closely with several start- ups, all focused on creating India-centric impact- LawRato (legal tech), Nyoooz (vernacular digital content), SkillsHaat (skilling market place) & Khelfie (sports tech). Srikant is an engineer from IIT, Kanpur an MBA from IIM, Calcutta. His other interests include current affairs, contemporary history, and economic development