2018 Agribusiness Accelerator Program

Workshop 1

29 May - 1 June 2018 | Bangalore

Upaya's second accelerator program, focused on the agribusiness industry in India, successfully launched with the first workshop in Bangalore on May 29-June 1. Leaders from 11 agribusiness startups, representing 11 different cities around India, attended the workshop. The 11 companies selected to participate in the accelerator were chosen from a pool of 281 applicants. Sessions in the first workshop focused on financial modeling, pitching to investors, and identifying and raising the right type of capital for your business.

Speakers and Panelists

Mansi Kasliwal, CEO, UpSkill Management Services
PK Gopalakrishnan, CEO and MD, WeP Solutions Ltd.
Sandeep Farias, Founder and MD, Elevar Equity
Amrut Joshi, Founder, GameChanger Law Advisors
Bryan Lee, CEO, Krishi Star
Hardika Shah, Founder and CEO, Kinara Capital
Chakravarthy AB, Principal, Menterra Venture Advisors
Priya Shah, Sr. Portfolio Manager, Yunus Social Business
Aarti Mohan, Co-Founder, Head - Knowledge Practice, Sattva
Nagaraja (Naga) Prakasam, Indian Angel Network
Vasudevan Chinnathambi, Co-Founder, Ninjacart

Sourcing Partners