In this episode of The Corner Office Conversations, Padmaja Ruparel, Co-founder, IAN and Founding Partner, IAN Fund shares deeper insights into the startup ecosystem in India, how it has evolved over the years through her lens and what is most needed to foster innovation. She emphasizes the need for collaboration of all stakeholders, be it government, industry or academia to create an environment conducive to grooming and encouraging high quality startups.
Watch the episode to know the worldview of this inspiring woman leader and the steps she took along her journey, that resulted in the emergence of India’s largest angel network, with plans to eventually implant its footprint globally, by way of nurturing home-grown businesses to expand and go global.
Jaideep Mehta is CEO of Mosaic Digital. The views in this article are his own.