A varied team with complementary skills to support Startup's journey with Startup Oasis

Our Team

Chintan Bakshi

Partner - Incubation

Chintan brings a unique experience of managing new ventures and tech start-up companies primarily in the BoP space, specializing in agriculture, rural and distribution sectors. He has experience of working with corporates like Maruti Suzuki, Indian Hotel Company Limited and also starting up and successfully exiting two ventures. He is an engineering graduate from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi and an MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore

Pallavi Tak

Vice President

Pallavi is an expert at program design and leads bouquet of Social impact, Craft and Women startup interventions. She holds a doctoral degree in 'sustainable habitat' and a post-graduation degree in development economics. She has over fifteen years of experience in teaching & training, qualitative research and startup incubation. Passionate believer in making social impact through entrepreneurship, she enjoys storytelling and street photography.

Abhimanyu Saxena

Sr. Manager - Operation and Administration

Abhimanyu is the brains and brawn behind the co-working setup at Startup Oasis. His professional experience has been mostly in facility management and tourism industry. He handles the admin and event management at SO. Expert at multi-tasking, he dons various hats including facility manager, event planner and manager as well as general admin lead.

Vaibhav Vashishta

Senior Manager- Portfolio

Vaibhav is an engineer by education and is passionate startup portfolio manager and helps portfolio startups to build their processes and use-cases from scratch to help them to scale in a sustainable manner. He has experience in corporates like Nokia, Siemens networks and has also been part of the early team at startups like Zostel, AskME, JOAT etc.

Abhishek Gupta

Assistant Manager

Abhishek has 6 years of experience since his graduation as an Electronics Engineering. He has spent around 2.5 years in various technology based startups and has been part of Startup Oasis operations team for more than 3 years. He is part of the Innocity team and leads Program planning, outreach and implementation. He is also involved in training of early stage entrepreneurs through the curated Innocity learn session conducted by him.

Aditya SG Vyas

Assistant Vice President - Innocity

Aditya Vyas, leads the regional incubation program- Innocity for Rajasthan along with other new initiatives for Startup support and mentoring of technology and impact based Startups. He holds a B.Tech. in Electronics Engineering and MS in Consultancy Management from BITS, Pilani. He has around 10 years of experience including an 8-year stint as an entrepreneur in the IoT-Software development space. He has worked primarily in the B2B segment with various MNCs, MSMEs, Startups, Social sector enterprises and NGOs.

Ankit Garg

Executive, Startup Support

Ankit Garg is part of the Portfolio management team and takes care of Due Diligence prior to investment and Portfolio Management of Startups post investment. He has developed various metrics to track Startup progress over a period of time. He has 3 years of professional experience in Insurance and Agri sectors. He is completed BTech in Electronics & Communication from Rajasthan Technical University. He is always ready to take up new challenges and is dedicated towards delivering results within the available time & resources.

Amreen Ahmed-

Manager - Programs

Amreen is a Project Manager skilled in design and facilitation of Innovative and Interactive Trainings related to Entrepreneurship, Leadership, and Program Management. Armed with a Masters in Psychology, she has been working in the Youth Development Sector through her work on the themes like life skills, leadership building, gender & sexuality, citizenship, entrepreneurship etc. She received Kutchina Krittika Fellowship in 2018 and Vivekanand Gaurav Sammaan, Rajasthan in 2020.

Mitali Sethi

Consultant- Design

Mitali Sethi carries forward the brand identity of Startup Oasis through her designs as a Consultant- Graphic Design at Startup Oasis. She is responsible for conceptualizing and designing of all content including Website UI and UX, Creatives for branding and publicity for print and digital media for multiple programs. She has an experience of over three years after completing her Bachelor's degree in science from IIS Jaipur with a specialization Diploma in Graphic Designing.

Shilpa Jain

Manager Programs

A versatile writer, Shilpa is a Project Manager with 10 years of experience in various roles viz. Process Developer, Quality Analyst, Training and Development Manager, and Event Manager. She is currently working as a Programs Consultant at Startup Oasis. She holds a Masters degree in Public Administration from Sophia College Ajmer and supports- HER&NOW and WING - the two Women Entrepreneurship initiatives to promote innovative, women-led enterprises across various sectors in Tier II & III cities.

Sriparna Das

Associate (Legal and Finance), CIIE Initiatives

A Member of The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) having experience of 5 years in domain of Secretarial, Foreign Exchange Management Act, Legal and Human Resources. She pursued (Hons) and M.Com (Applied Economics) from University of Lucknow. She was previously associated with a food manufacturing company of Jaipur handling the secretarial and listing compliances of the Company. Prior to that she was associated with an asset management company, part of a manufacturing conglomerate (Kasera Group) in Kolkata handling their secretarial compliances (both public and private company).Has also worked with Office of Regional Director, Ministry of Corporate Affairs (Northern Region) and as an Associate Partner at M.Sadashiv and Associates supporting the GSTN project as project coordinator.

Sumit Mittal

Senior Associate -Finance

Sumit is well-organised, analytical and team-oriented person with a hard-working and positive attitude. He holds CA Intermediate degree from Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. Having five years plus experience in Accounts, finance and taxation. He is responsible for managing accounting activities to ensure compliance with accounting principles, policies and external audit.