Creating new markets and serving it at scale is no easy task. Predicting the future even harder. On this show, we speak with founders who have created products and services that defied the status quo while demonstrating the ability to predict future trends. How will the world look like by the end of the next decade? We find out, with hosts, seasoned journalist Shivam Srivastav and entrepreneur, Ajay Menon.
Pilot - Shivam [ 01:30 ]
Introduction to the series.
Kabeer Biswas, (Co-founder and CEO, Dunzo) - Ajay Menon [ 39:15 ]
Kabeer Biswas, (Co-founder and CEO, Dunzo)
‘Anything, anytime, delivered to your doorstep’ is a tagline this company swears by. Dunzo is an app on a mission to create time for you to spend on stuff that really matters. They take away the pain of completing mundane chores and running errands, all with a click! Tune in to Kabeer Biswas, Co-Founder & CEO, as he shares stories on Dunzo’s phenomenal growth from 500 orders a day to 2 million transactions a month, starting out as a WhatsApp based delivery service, to being Google’s first investment in an Indian start-up, market expansion, the positive effect of a pandemic, and the next decade in hyperlocal deliveries.
Akshay Narvekar (Founder & CEO, Bombay Shirt Company) - Ajay Menon [ 29:05 ]
Akshay Narvekar (Founder & CEO, Bombay Shirt Company)
We are witnessing digitalisation permeate every sector and every industry. Ever wonder what role it could play in fashion, especially in the custom-made segment? We speak to Akshay Narvekar, Founder of Bombay Shirt Company, a company which is using technology to revamp men's wardrobes and make them look good with his bespoke shirts, to start with. To understand how this tech disruption is benefiting the fashion industry today and expected evolution it will drive in the next decade, tune in!
Prateek Singhal (Co-Founder, Ecozen) - Shivam [ 44:19 ]
Prateek Singhal (Co-Founder, Ecozen)
India faces a critical problem of crops rotting due to insufficient storage and supply infrastructure between the farms and the market. Can the power of solar technology combined with the convenience of a rental economy be the answer to this problem?
Amit Gupta (Co-Founder & CEO, Yulu Bikes) - Shivam [ 44:48 ]
Amit Gupta (Co-Founder & CEO, Yulu Bikes)
In this episode of The Next Ten Years, we talk to Amit Gupta, Co-Founder, and CEO of bike rental startup Yulu, (via a remote recording) about how he hopes to make electric vehicles synonymous with urban mobility in India.
Premanshu Singh (CEO, Coverfox) - Shivam [ 1:08:15 ]
Premanshu Singh (CEO, Coverfox)
The way we buy goods has changed. The way we invest has changed. How does one sell insurance keeping in mind millennials/gen Z? We speak to Premanshu Singh CEO of Coverfox Insurance about the future of selling financial products.
Milind Padole (Managing Director, Affordable Robotic) - Shivam [ 42:58 ]
Milind Padole (Managing Director, Affordable Robotic)
The Indian automobile industry employs 37 Mn people and its future hangs upon clean energy aided by automation. But before we build artificial intelligence in India, we need to up our ante on manufacturing itself, according to Milind Padole, Managing Director at Affordable Robotic.
Akash Dongre (Co-Founder, Indus OS) - Shivam [ 47:09 ]
Akash Dongre (Co-Founder, Indus OS)
India will be home to the next 500 Mn new internet users. But, these consumers will not interact with the internet the way it was done before. Internet and app discovery will mean the same thing according to Akash Dongre, Co-founder of Indus OS.