World class mentor network and structured inventions in the Commence Program fuel the pace of the venture in right direction. And Founder Development Program nurtures the entrepreneur to build business and leadership capabilities.
Every venture needs funds to sustain, grow and then scale. Commence funds the venture with a pre-seed investment and with the house funds for best performing startups. Also, investor showcases are conducted for our startup cohort at regular intervals.
An entrepreneur is as good as his network! Commence exposes the founders to opportunities to build their network with investors, mentors, startup community, corporates etc. through investor showcases, masterclasses and meetups.
Subhash is the Founder of Enterprise Nube that runs India’s leading impact consumption network - Gudville. Earlier, he was the global head of sales and member of executive council at Infosys, where he worked for 14 years. Prior to that, he was the founding team member of India’s pioneering web portal - IndiaWorld. Subhash also serves on the Board of Governors of his alma mater IIM Bangalore. In 2007, the World Economic Forum selected him to its prestigious Young Global Leader group.
Arun has worked in the Indian Equity Markets for over 2 decades which provided him a ring side view of the transformation of Indian economy. His last stint was at Alchemy, a boutique equities brokerage firm focused on Institutional and Ultra HNI investors. He was also part of the founding team at a startup before embarking on his journey of curating emerging businesses to bootstrap in his individual capacity.
Neha has diverse experience in Technology and Business Consulting from her stints at Infosys and Ernst & Young. She had her first tryst with entrepreneurship while doing her MBA from Warwick Business School, UK, where she started her own venture and then moved on to join Gudville with Subhash. She has dabbled in various product and marketing roles in startup teams before venturing into Commence Mint.
Sanjay has crafted and advised businesses for 15 years at Infosys, AT Kearny, Accenture, Wipro and P&G. As a business leader, he has worked in various roles to proactively shape organization's actions for markets and key stakeholders. Since 2006, Sanjay has been an Independent Leadership Coach and Consultant. He has partnered with leaders and organizations in their journeys of realizing their potential - both in terms of business value and human growth.