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.


    Founder, Matrix Law

  • Suhasini Kirloskar
    CO-Founder of MarketAxis Consulting

  • Jonathan Bill
    co-founder of Venture Foundry

  • Chandni Jafri
    CEO, Mumbai Angels

  • Aditee Rele
    Director – Evangelism, Microsoft Corp. India

  • Virginia Sharma
    Director, LinkedIn Marketing Solutions

  • Smriti Shetty Dalvi
    Director, Florista India Pvt Ltd.

  • Dr.Gopichand Katragadda
    CTO at Tata Group

  • Harshada Sawant
    Associate Editor, CNBC TV18

  • Prerana Bhutani
    Partner at India Quotient

  • Nishant Bhaskar
    Specialist, Godrej’s Innovation Centre

  • Lakshmi (Jothi) Potluri
    Angel Investor, ex – Jabong

  • Arpita Ganesh
    Founder & CEO, Buttercups Bras

  • Binay Tiwari
    Product Strategy Consultant, Founder – Appjoy

  • Sreeraman Thiagarajan
    VP(Digital) – Publicis Beehive

  • Raghu Kolli
    Innovation Leader

  • Shaili Chopra
    Founder at SheThePeople.TV

  • Ritu Srivastava
    Founder – Obino

  • Pravin Jadhav
    Head – Growth at FreeCharge

  • Manohar Hotchandani
    Director BD at Microsoft

  • Manjula Sridhar
    Founder – ArgByte Technologies

  • Manisha Raisinghani
    Co-Founder at LogiNext

  • Kanika Tekriwal
    CEO at JetSetGo Aviation

  • Dilshad Master
    Director, Mercury Himalayan Expl.

  • Atibhi Mehra
    Mobile Marketing & Product Expert

  • Anuja Shukla
    VC & Startup BD Manager, Google Cloud Platform

  • Ajeet Khurana
    Angel Investor, Former CEO – SINE

  • Naiyya Saggi
    Founder – Baby Chakra

  • Raju Wadalkar
    CTO, Tech Mahindra

  • Srikanth Sundararajan
    Venture Partner, Helion Advisors

  • Sijo Kuruvilla George
    Founding CEO, StartupVillage

  • Ashim Jolly
    COO, Haptik.co

  • Shanti Mohan
    Founder, LetsVenture

  • Shreekant Pawar

  • Gowree Gokhale
    Partner at Nishith Desai Associates

  • Jay Naduvath
    Managing Partner, Jefferies & Bain

  • Sachin Kelkar
    Head, APJ Developer – Intel

  • Ankit Agarwal
    Associate Director, Innoven Capital