Aakarsh advises Poocho on its machine learning and product strategy. He currently oversees Corporate Strategy at RavenPack, a language AI company and serves as an Advisory Board member at CausaLens, Knoema and Copra Inc.
Advisor, Product & Payments
Aleema has 17 years of experience in product, particularly Payments and Money Remittances. Her work spans development, management and strategy assignments in large multinationals including Mastercard and SingTel.
Tarushi holds a Masters in Sociology from the University of Hyderabad. She has previously interned with Nielsen, HDFC and the RightWalk Foundation. In her free time she likes to play with her five indie pet dogs.
Trained in sociology and anthropology, Swasti has done brand work in the fashion and lifestyle industries. Her fieldwork includes themes in consumption, digital humanities, and medical anthropology. She’s that person who loves making lists.
Priyanka is a creative-writing professional who's worked for brands like DNA, Amar Chitra Katha, Mid-day and The Hindu. Her exposure to both print & digital media allows her many opportunities to exercise her vivid imagination - something she continues to cherish.
Richa is a brand marketer with over a decade of expertise in brand strategy, digital communication and public relations. She's worked with clients like Conde Nast, Rolex, Oberoi Hotels and even the Rotary Club of Bombay.
UI/UX Design Partner
Anand is a product and web designer with 6+ years experience in designing interfaces and consulting with early-stage companies including Cred and 18th Parallel. His first love was Wordpress but he's become a Webflow guy.
Art & Design Partner
Shruthi is an illustrator and graphic designer who worked as the Senior Art Director at Ogilvy and Grey before charting her own course. Her clients include Google, Amazon, Vodafone and Mattel. Btw, she adores cats.
With a background in design management, Sumeet has spent 17 years working across research, strategy, and service and experience design. He is also constantly making space on his phone for photos of his cats.
Saumya is a research professional with 13 years of experience in visual ethnography, qualitative methods and also software management. She was most stoked about starting her teaching career in February 2017.
Shivani is a brand strategist and researcher who is eternally curious about the intersection of people and culture. Strike up a conversation with her and you'll be talking about marketing, communications and design all at once.
Shivani is a researcher with a long affair with Japan through study, work and lived experience. Back in India, she's applying ethnographic methods to understand how consumers engage with brands within the rich context of culture.