Kolkata StartUp Community Meet

28.jpgWelcome to another fantastic session of Kolkata  Startup Community.

Date: 17th January 2016

Venue : MakersLoft

The itinerary of this event was as follows

11:00-11:45 : Presentation by Meghna Bhutoria on Makers Loft

11:50-12:35 : Presentation by Sandip Tolasaria on “Converting Ideas into Reality”

12:35 – 1:00 : Newcomers pitch their idea

Meghna Bhutoria is the founder of Makers Loft and she is newest addition to the elite list of co-admins of this group. Meghna holds the vision behind MakersLoft and is passionately driving it towards fruition everyday. She wants to put Kolkata on the world map and “Made in Bengal” a thing to be proud of.  She has worked in India and all over the world with corporations like Syngenta, Cypress Semiconductor and ITC Limited.

Sandip Tolasaria has over 8 years of enriching experience in managing Finance and Operations. Coming from a Chartered Accountancy background, he has close to a decade experience in financial consultation. He acts as an advisor for the SME sector assisting them in raising funds. He also helps clients with debt management, and corporate with financial restructuringHe was previously associated with Olam International Ltd as Finance Controller for Special Economic Zone, Rubber Plantations. He was responsible for overall finance functions in Gabon (Africa).

He was associated with ITC Ltd. as Business Accountant in Retail Business, Financial Services & Projects handling monthly, quarterly & year-end accounts finalization, conceptualizing, drafting and finalizing Standard Operating Procedure (SOP), Actively involved in setting up and closure of Choupal Fresh Retail stores at Hyderabad, Chandigarh and Pune.

He also worked in Mewar Hospitals Private Limited in Udaipur as Chief Operating Officer responsible for managing operations of 11 hospitals across Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh & Gujarat.