Y Ravi

co-founder, tiktik

Hyderabad Area, India

tiktik

5000 /30mins

Short Biography

India buys 25mn SIMs & 3Bn mobile recharges every month. Q1: Which mobile network has the best coverage/speed for my area? Q2: Which recharge suits my consumption the best? Find answers here: https://app.tiktik.in Y's last corporate assignment was as marketing head at airtel, where he led a team which launched the highly acclaimed smart SIM. At Microsoft, Y led India to win world-wide Windows sales contests and doubled the distribution reach of Nokia phones in his area. Earlier in his career, Y dabbled with code for 3 years at Infosys, empowering him with a ringside view of technology and its potential to benefit a business. Remains a problem solver to the core. Y is currently a visiting faculty at IIT Hyderabad where he teaches the "marketing for startups" course as an elective.

Experience

entrepreneurship, tiktik

to Present

with an aim to empower a billion telecom users in India, launched the tiktik app. with tiktik, you can find the best network for your locality, compare the m best offers from all your SIMs and keep your SIMs under control. Please try at tiktik.in/app and share your feedback at +91 70777 70777. ◄The career pivot► After quitting as marketing head at airtel, Y joined as a late-stage cofounder at a seed-funded fintech startup to tech-enable small merchants to accelerate ecommerce adoption. Y wore several hats like product management, recruiting sales talent, setting up distribution channel, building partnerships, pitching to investors and building the brand. Y moved on to start a new firm with focus on telecom.

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