Murtuza Vasanwala

AVP Strategy

Murtuza assists us on all investor related matters as well as research required for a number of initiatives. He started his career with Axis Risk Consulting as a Process Auditor. Since then he has worked as a Management Consultant with Deloitte’s US practice based out of India and in his latest role, helped scale up the sales operations at Vedantu Innovations Pvt Ltd, a fast growing edtech firm.

By way of qualifications, Murtuza is an MBA from IIM Bangalore and has completed all three levels of the CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) program. He did his graduation in Business Management from HR College in Mumbai. He is a resident of Mumbai and is passionate about cricket and loves to know everything that is there to be known about the game. Some days when cricket doesn’t interest him, he takes to reading anything that is there to be read about startups.

Akanksha Gupta

AVP Marketing

Akanksha is a proactive marketing manager with 7+ years of experience and cross-functional expertise in marketing and brand strategy, client relations, project management, partnerships and Business Analytics. She has previously worked with Oyo where she was leading content for their international vacation homes business and a multiple other avenues. She is an engineer from NIT Warangal and an MBA from UPES who has worked with multiple startups so far including Mu Sigma (analytics), Ziffi (E-commerce), Snapmint (Fintech), Sensehawk (SAAS), Oyo (Hospitality). Growing with a super fast-paced company is what she has loved to do and as AVP Marketing she is continuing to do the same at Vayana where she’s driving efforts in creating and executing the marketing and brand strategy in line with the wider company goals and strategic vision

 

Akanksha has been an RJ previously, a Bharatnatyam dancer and she loves to sing. In her free time, you’ll find her doing Yoga or Jamming or backpacking.

Akanksha Gupta

AVP Marketing

Akanksha is a proactive marketing manager with 7+ years of experience and cross-functional expertise in marketing and brand strategy, client relations, project management, partnerships and Business Analytics. She has previously worked with Oyo where she was leading content for their international vacation homes business and a multiple other avenues. She is an engineer from NIT Warangal and an MBA from UPES who has worked with multiple startups so far including Mu Sigma (analytics), Ziffi (E-commerce), Snapmint (Fintech), Sensehawk (SAAS), Oyo (Hospitality). Growing with a super fast-paced company is what she has loved to do and as AVP Marketing she is continuing to do the same at Vayana where she’s driving efforts in creating and executing the marketing and brand strategy in line with the wider company goals and strategic vision

 

Akanksha has been an RJ previously, a Bharatnatyam dancer and she loves to sing. In her free time, you’ll find her doing Yoga or Jamming or backpacking.