Anupam G. Mittal, Founder & CEO, People Group - Advisor

Anupam started his entrepreneurial journey by founding People Group, which created businesses such as Shaadi.com, Makaan.com and Mauj Mobile. Today, the group is recognized as one of the most innovative enterprises in the country.

Besides his operational role, Anupam is also an active angel investor with over 200 investments such as Ola, Big Basket, Interactive Avenues, FarEye, Druva, Quizzez, PropTiger, DocsApp, Rupeek, Porter, Trell, Lets Venture, Animall, Jupiter, Zeni, Chalo, Rapido, Agnikul, Mobiqwik, and others. He is an advisor to and LP in some of the leading VC firms in India. He is passionate about entrepreneurship & innovation and is well regarded for his understanding and views of the same.

Anupam Mittal has been voted by Business Week as one of India’s 50 Most Influential People in India and awarded Outstanding Serial Entrepreneur & Angel Investor by TiE in January 2020.

 

Abhishek Kumar, Investment Banker, IIM L Almunus - Advisor

Abhishek comes with experience of Investment Banking, Venture Capital and Scaling a D2C firm from zero to 5 MN+ ARR. He had led investments into 25+ consumer firms across sectors and is closely involved with multiple companies to formulate their growth and product strategy. He is an alumnus of IIM Lucknow and teaches a course on customer acquisition and retention for startups at multiple campuses.

 

 

 

Dr. Henry Brew- Research Scientist, UK - Advisor

Dr Henry Brew is the CEO and founder of Here2Grow Cosmetics & Homecare Labs, and has established a state-of-the-art product development and testing lab facility in Selby, UK.

Prior to establishing his own company he led R&D Projects as a Senior Scientist with the Fraunhofer Institute (Germany), Unilever and Reckitt Benckiser. He also held the position of Technical Service Leader for Europe, at Dow Chemicals, based in the South of France.

He is a highly sought-after Beauty & FMCG Product Development Scientist and Formulator; he has developed cutting edge Personal Care Technologies for Unilever, Suncare products for Advance Nanotek. He has created effective hair care products for leading Trichologists in the UK; is a Pure Beauty Global Awards Finalist for a hypoallergenic eyeliner, for PRO-MOI.

As a leading product development expert, he is often invited to work globally and has successfully delivered products for the US, Australia, Ghana, South Africa, and UK. Dr Brew has also developed high-end beauty products, specifically designed for the African American and African European market.

Recently, he was appointed as a Business Advisory board member, to the Kwame N’Krumah University of Science & Technology, Ghana, working alongside the sanitation Minister. He is a regular guest lecturer at the Hull University Business School, where he delivers lectures on entrepreneurship. 

 

Mitali Salvi, Founder Of Mitali's Board and Train - Advisor

Mitali Salvi is a Mumbai based Dog Trainer, Canine Behaviour Specialist and Founder of Mitali's Board and Train. Having grown up around dogs, she learnt to nurture the canine-human bond to create a strong and healthy relationship with her pets. At the young age of 19 she decided she wanted to explore the world of dog training thanks to her rescue dog, which quickly turned into a successful career.

Over the past 11 years, Mitali has continued to education and upgrade herself in the field, her recent certification being from Starmark Academy USA and has helped many dogs and humans in need. At Mitali's Board and Train, the team of trainers specialize in behaviour modification & rehabilitation and work on bridging the communication gap between humans and dog. 

She is a mom to a 10-year-old Indie 'Panty' and an Instafamous Cat 'Chaddi'. Her all-time favourite food is Bhindi and Dal Chaval.

 

Dr Kallahali Umesh, MVSc, MSC (England), Advisor

Dr. Kallahalli Umesh, MVSc, MSC(England) is a postgraduate in Internal medicine and former faculty at Bangalore veterinary university. He is well known small animal consultant for more than 20 years offering referral services to vets in Asia and He has special interest in Dermatology. He has lectured in several national and international veterinary meetings and symposia and written hundreds of clinical articles of interest to small animal vets and pet parents. Dr. Umesh is a full member of the European Society Of Veterinary Dermatology, AISVD, ISVM, and BSAVA. His hobbies include listening to music and reading evidence-based clinical publication