Harsha Kumar

Consumer, Fintech and SME has a new champion in Harsha Kumar who has been a part of Lightspeed for three years. She is a board observer at Udaan and several other companies. She loves building teams, products and companies and she has been fortunate to be a part of some of the most interesting organisations like Ola. She is also excited by scale and forever chasing growth.
She created and led the product organisation, a team of 40, at Ola cabs. She remained part of the core team at Olacabs and scaled the organisation from 3,000 rides a day to a million rides a day. She has designed, launched and scaled multiple products at Ola - consumer app, driver app, internal rides management and accounting platforms, Ola Money wallet, Ola's B2B solution (Ola Corporate), Ola Auto, Ola rental/outstation and Ola's Support Platform. She also launched Ola's worked at Zynga and turned her expertise towards gaming where she drove quarterly revenue, managed daily active users and retention programmes for two flagship games. She formulated the go to market strategy for Dell’s cloud offerings in the APAC region. She setup the game development lab at Persistent Systems and planned the investment budget and formulated the growth strategy.