Sandeep Aggarwal
Sandeep Aggarwal is the Founder & CEO, Droom. Sandeep is a serial tech entrepreneur & Unicorn founder, philanthropist and angel investor. He has founded two E-Commerce marketplaces in India – Droom & ShopClues. He has over 20 years of rich experience in Internet and technology industries in Silicon Valley and India. In April 2014, Sandeep started Droom, an AI and data sciences-driven online transactional platform offering 21st century experience in buying/selling used automobiles in India and other emerging markets. With 80% market share of the automobile transactions online, Droom is India’s largest pure play online automobile platform. In June 2011, Sandeep started ShopClues and successfully managed to build it as the 5th Unicorns in Consumer Internet in India. Sandeep founded ShopClues.com at his house in California and moved to India in August 2011 to launch it as India’s first managed marketplace to empower 15Mn SME sellers. Before becoming an entrepreneur in 2011, Sandeep worked as top ranked Wall Street analyst in San Francisco and provided research coverage on global Internet/tech giants such as Google, Amazon, Microsoft, Netflix, Priceline etc. In 2010 Sandeep wrote the sector defining report on India Internet, first ever by a mainstream Wall Street analyst. Prior to joining Wall Street in 2005, Sandeep worked with Schwab.com in San Francisco and Microsoft in their corporate headquarters at Redmond, Washington in strategy and financial planning roles. Sandeep is counted among the prominent contributors to India’s digital revolution. He has been very actively promoting start-ups and entrepreneurship through angel investing, judging various startup focused TV reality shows, and mentoring youth and collaborating with policy makers and trade bodies. Sandeep has an MBA from Washington University in St. Louis and holds a US patent.