Designing the program
leveraging our experienced insights and learnings over the past 16 years
Creating the play book
framework, documentation, templates and processes
to seek applications from our own database and network partners across India, US, Middle-East and South East Asia
to select the most high-potential applicants
to provide experienced perspectives to startups in the programs
of each startup to customize interventions
with relevant stakeholders – technology companies like AWS, investors, government bodies, etc
Designing a structured curriculum
covering domain and business aspects
Workshops, Boot camps and mentoring clinics
Group learning sessions using a proven curriculum, adapted as per the stage and needs of the startups in the program
of start-up’s progress using our proprietary scorecard and assessment report
Online Learning Centre
Information and knowledge resources
like design, marketing, finance, IP, legal, etc.
to showcase to the world the startups graduating from your programs
Prajakt Raut - Founder
Prajakt Raut - Founder
Prajakt is an entrepreneurship evangelist. His personal goal in life is to encourage and assist a 100,000 people to become entrepreneurs.
For over 17 years, Prajakt has been an active participant in the startup eco-system in India as an entrepreneur, mentor and angel investor.
Prajakt is also the Managing Partner of Supply Chain Labs by Lumis Partners, a PE Fund., and Director (Startup Success) of Excelerate, a platform that connects curated startups to Fortune 5000 corporations.
Prajakt is driving the co-creation of India CXO Fund - a platform for funding MVP and pilot-stage startups.
Previously Prajakt was head of operations of the Indian Angel Network, a founding team member of a leading accelerator, co-founder of Orange Cross, and Asia Director for TiE (The Indus Entrepreneurs).
Prajakt writes extensively on Quora and blogs on www.thehubforstartups.com.
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