Simplibuy Technologies incorporated in 2010 at Pune is a privately held technology company involved in creation of a hyperlocal shopping discovery information system. Simplibuy is ranked amongst National Top 50 emerging companies by NASSCOM in 2013 and is also Red Herring Asia 100 finalist this year. Angel funded by Ecosystem Ventures (California), Everest Wealth Management (Switzerland) and other angels from Singapore and India. It's a great showcase of great collaboration amongst investors to build a truly global organization. The company is led by Arun Purohit a former Air force officer and a BITS Pilani alumnus has a strong and experienced management team. The team comprises successful entrepreneurs, VCs, designers, technologists and a very robust and global board of directors and advisors.
To play a decisive role in every product buying transaction a user does.
To develop and proliferate a price information system people can't live without.
Be an epitome of ethical business conduct.
Wicfy is a social platform which helps consumers discover best places to shop which are nearest. It is based on a patent published by Simplibuy Technologies in USA/India in May 2010. To know more click here.
Arun Purohit, a former Air Force officer and a BITS PILANI is the hustler. He drives the product strategy and marketing initiatives. A certified project manager he focuses on operational efficiencies. Wicfy was conceived as a conversation between him and his best friend during a train journey. Helping users find and locate the cheapest seller in town opens up a wonderful world of opportunities and challenges. He is obsessed about solving this problem for a large variety of products. An avid squash, guitar and chess player he spends free digital time hanging out on twitter and Quora. He is also a big fan of vegetarian street food.
Rajeshwari, was obsessed with pointers and C++ before she fell in love with web technologies, social in particular. She works under the hood and drives the technology which makes Wicfy click awesome. Application architecture, solving technological challenges, delivering the solution, optimizing databases is what keeps her engrossed at Wicfy. Earlier, she worked at Infosys, implementing mobile alerts for India's most pervasive banking software Finacle. Windows Search and Content Management HCL, semiconductor chip analysis, remote desktop access are some of the areas she has excelled in. Rajeshwari holds a degree in Computer Science from Government college of Engineering, Amravati and bring with her 13 years of technology implementation experience.
Alakesh, a 3x entrepreneur and Vice President at Cypress Semiconductors USA launched West Bridge Antioch in 2005 which became the fastest Cypress product to reach $100M (as of 2010).. He holds multiple patents in mobile technologies and expertise in Semiconductor Technology, Finance and Marketing. . A graduate from NIT Karnataka he holds masters degree from Michigan Technological University. Alakesh is known for candid discussions, compelling vision, motivating the team to persist despite difficulties.
Alexander is Founder President of Ecosystem Ventures based in California. He has had a high success rate of exits in startups and brings over 20 years experience in founding, funding, and managing global businesses that provide technology, products, and services to telecommunication operators, enterprises, and consumers. He received a BA in finance and an M.B.A. in telecommunications and international marketing from the University of San Francisco. He is a Director at Simplibuy and helps formulate the product and user adoption strategies.
Simplibuy is funded by Eco System Ventures LLC, California and other Angels from Switzerland and Singapore.
Ecosystem Ventures is a seed-stage venture capital and strategy consulting firm. They are based in Silicon Valley and focus on commercializing companies with European ties that are interested in expanding into markets in the U.S. and India. Through their offices in Zurich, Switzerland and New Delhi, India, they maintain a global ecosystem of industry and investment contacts through which they can provide sustained, transatlantic support and services to all client and portfolio companies. Click here to read more.
Everest Wealth Management AG is Switzerland based Wealth Management firm with global companies in their portfolio. They strongly believe in information crowdsourcing model of Wicfy. Simplibuy is proud to be on their list of portfolio companies.
You can reach us at -
Simplibuy Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
B4/401, Edenn Towers, Wakad
Pune - 411057, Maharashtra, India
Call us: +91 20 46779395
e-reach: contact AT simplibuy.in