Watch the mercury rise a few degrees higher on 10th April, 2014 at the YourStory Fireside Chat with seasoned investor Avnish Bajaj and entrepreneur Pranay Chulet.
Expect to hear very personal experiences and candid responses. Do come prepared with your questions.
Hot topics to discuss –
1. Creating Marketplaces and Network effects: How do you seed marketplaces? How do you grow both supply and demand? How do you ensure quality?
2. How should entrepreneurs think about branding and spending on media? What works? What doesn’t?
3. Can an entrepreneur and VC truly work ‘together’? How do you make it happen?
When: 10th April 2014, 7 pm
Venue: Bak Bak Bar, Koramangala (Directions)
About Avnish Bajaj:
Avnish Bajaj is the co–founder and Managing Director of Matrix Partners India which is an investment firm with INR 3000 cr under management. Matrix India invests across early and growth stages of businesses in select sectors – Internet & Mobile, Healthcare, Financial Services, Education and Consumer Products & Services. Previously Avnish was the co–founder, Chairman and CEO of India’s Largest Online Marketplace – Baazee.com – which was acquired by eBay. eBay India today is the largest eCommerce Marketplace in India. He is a Baker Scholar from Harvard Business School, WARF Fellow from University of Wisconsin–Madison and a Computer Science graduate from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur.
About Pranay Chulet:
Pranay Chulet is the founder and CEO, Quikr. Pranay has had stints at firms like Booz & Co and Mitchell Madison Group to building a couple of ventures from grounds up. He is IIT Delhi and IIM Calcutta alumnus. He has spent over a decade in the US where he saw the rise of digital media from its very early days, both as an advisor to large media companies and as an entrepreneur.