Rohit Bansal is an Indian Businessman and Entrepreneur, best
known as one of the co-founders of Snapdeal, India’s leading e-commerce
platform for selling over 30 million products. Rohit currently serves as the
COO of Snapdeal. He co-founded this online store aside his school friend Kunal
Bahl. Snapdeal was started in 2010. Rohit completed his engineering degree from
Rohit hails from Malout, Punjab. He was born to a grain
merchant. He completed his schooling from Delhi Public School, New Delhi. Rohit
started with offline couponing business in 2007-08. E-Commerce Platform in
India was still an infant then. Snapdeal took its new form in 2010. But very
soon it expanded to one of the leading e-commerce platforms of India, dealing
with a wide range of electronic, electric, fashion, accessories and other
products. Till now the company has raised
funding 7 times and it sells products to more than 6000 towns and cities
across the country.
In 2014, Rohit was awarded with BMA entrepreneur of the
year- StartUp Award. Snapdeal had installed 15 hand pumps in Uttar Pradesh,
India as an intergral part of company’s CSR Activities and this village is now known by the name,
When Speaking Minds was founded in 2007 in New Zealand, little did we envisage that this would grow into an international brand with offices in India and London in less than a decade. We set up the business to share what we had learnt, from the privileges we have had in our jobs – of access to knowledge.
Bringing India to the rest of the world was our driving force.
The dna of our business is genuinely about sharing knowledge with the
world, from thought leaders and experts who are notable achievers in
their field. Raga D'silva quit her highly successful corporate career in
New Zealand in 2007, to set up a dream business of connecting
knowledge, insights, motivation from exceptional talent with the
corporate world, globally.