EIC Speaker: Rajat Tandon – A Ray Of Hope For Wannapreneurs
Rajat Tandon is the Vice President of NASSCOM and leads NASSCOM’s 10,000 Startups initiative, which aims to foster entrepreneurship, enable incubation, funding, mentorship and enterprise connect for technology startups in India. He is currently working on building the NASSCOM Startups Incubation Network (co-working spaces with the support of State Governments) and is also driving the NASSCOM Industry Partner Program, which is a virtual corporate accelerator.
“We do not want the young guns to fear failure, instead we want to take their ideas to the next level through great mentorship and enterprise connects. Hence, in 2013, we launched the 10,000 Startups to support entrepreneurship and help the startups whether they are in the ideation phase or building a product or looking for customers and funds”, he said on being asked if NASSCOM 10,000 Startups facilitating better ecosystem for entrepreneurs in India.
He is a role model indeed. His one advice for all startups is- that an idea is not enough, a prototype is required to move ahead when looking for investments.
Catch him live at the Entrepreneur India Congress happening on 23rd August 2016. To know all the details of the show, click here.