2017 Accelerator

A 8 week accelerator program comprising of mentoring, workshops, case studies, industry connect, peer network, investor connect and over INR 75 Lakhs in cash & professional services as takeaways. The program is for Women entrepreneurs who actively own and run tech startups with potential for growth.

The program is for Women entrepreneurs who actively own and run tech startups with potential for growth.


  • Dr. Anita Gupta
    DST, Govt. of India

  • Avani Davda
    Managing Director, Godrej Nature’s Basket

  • Deepali Naair
    Chief Marketing & Digital Officer, IIFL Wealth Management Ltd

  • Paula Mariwala
    Executive Director, Seedfund

  • Vidya Laxman
    Technology Director, Tesco Bengaluru

  • Ameera Shah
    Managing Director, Metropolis Healthcare Limited

  • Sunita Singh
    Exec. Vice President Wadhwani Foundation & Co-Founder, NEN

  • Revathi Roy
    Founder, Hey Deedee

  • Prathibha Sastry
    Founder, PS: This Matters


  • Equity Free Seed Fund of 10 Lakh for 3 women entrepreneurs.

  • Access to Amazon Launchpad program to exclusively market one entrepreneur to millions of Amazon customers.

  • Seed Investment upto 50 Lakhs by Social Alpha – an initiative by Tata Trust, to eligible entrepreneurs.

  • Access to Microsoft Azure cloud credits worth USD 25K for high-potential B2B startups



One on One Mentoring
Critical advice/feedback on how to improve
Hand on application of your learning
Round Table Discussions
In depth round table discussions by subject matter experts
Case Studies
Discuss your own case studies with mentors & peers
Real Time Feedback
Real time feedback collection at the end of every day to keep on adapting the program towards your need
Industry/Corporate Connect
Interact one to one with all major corporate CIOs/ CXOs to explore business development opportunities
Close Door Investor Pitch Session
Pitch to all leading VCs and Angels in a close door pitch setting
Present your product before audience of relevant investors, corporate partners, industry experts, connectors, and highly connected, highly regarded decision-makers.
Mock Boardroom
Learn how boardroom meeting happens and get investor feedback on your business strategy
Peer2 Peer
Community Building group exercises to learn from your peers
Startup on Wheel
Visit successful startup offices to experience their culture
Enjoy a day with your peers in a fun and relaxed setting
Perks valued at $300k.
3 Month equity free acceleration at Zone Startups India including all partners perk.


  • Tanay Kumar
    Founder,Fractal ink Design Studio

  • Delna Avari
    Management Consultant

  • Rachana Iyer
    Senior Manager,CSR and Communications, Capital First Ltd.

  • Chandni Jafri
    CEO, Mumbai Angels

  • Sudarshan Ravi
    Founder, Ripplehire

  • Gandhali Samant
    Software Engineering Manager, Microsoft

  • Rishabh Sinha
    Lawyer – Investment, Technology and Policy, TRA

  • Ambi M G Parameswaran
    Founder, Brand- Building.com

  • Anmol Chaudary
    Co-Founder, GST Edge

  • Pritesh Patel
    Founder, Base Camp Digital Media

  • Manisha Singh
    Head Impact Funding, CSR, Mphasis

  • Dominic Marcotte
    Consul and Director of Bureau du Quebec

  • Ritesh Jain
    Co- Founder, Flexiloans

  • V. Vaidyanathan
    Chairman, Capital First Ltd.

  • Pradeep Natarajan
    President-Consumption Finance, Marketing and Digital Initiatives, Capital First Ltd.

  • Jitendra Gupta
    Founder, Citrus Pay & MD PayU India

  • Anisha Patnaik
    Co- Founder, Lexstart

  • Ritu Srivastava
    Founder – Obino

  • Hemant Arora
    Sr. Vice President, Business Head Times Network

  • Anita Pai
    Senior General Manager,ICICI Bank

  • Prajakt Raut
    Founder, Applyifi

  • Tanvi Bhatt
    Personal Brand Strategist

  • Hitesh Sachdev
    Head – Startup Engagement, Innovation & Investments,ICICI Bank

  • Atibhi Mehra
    Mobile Marketing & Product Expert

  • Ajeet Khurana
    Angel Investor, Former CEO – SINE

  • Shreekant Pawar
    Founder,Diabeto Inc.

  • Sudeep Mitra
    VP Human Resources, Toppr

  • Mark D’Souza
    India Business Manager, Commercial Software Engineering, Microsoft

  • Suresh Nair
    Design Alpha