Ganesh K

Ganesh K

Serial Entrepreneur & Promoter
BigBasket, Portea Medical, HomeLane, HungerBox

Ganesh is a successful serial entrepreneur with four successful greenfield ventures and exits. He currently runs GrowthStory.in, a leading venture builder platform that promotes and incubates new ventures along with great entrepreneurs. Over the last few years, GrowthStory has promoted leading companies like Bigbasket.com - India's largest eGrocery company, Portea Medical - India's largest home healthcare company, Bluestone.com - a leading online jewellery company, FreshMenu - India's largest B2C food tech company, HomeLane - India's leading end to end, vertically integrated interior design and manufacturing provider, HungerBox - India's largest B2B foodtech platform, Verloop.io - an AI/ML solutions provider. His last venture, TutorVista was acquired by US and UK listed education leader Pearson for $ 213 MM. Previously, Ganesh founded and was the chairman of data analytics BPO firm Marketics until March 2007, when the company was acquired by NYSE-listed WNS for $ 63 MM. In 2000, Ganesh started CustomerAsset, a pioneer in BPO / Call center space. The company was later acquired by NYSE-listed ICICI Bank and is now publicly listed in India as First Source Solutions. Ganesh founded IT&T in 1990 and built it into one of India's top multi-vendor IT service and support companies. The company was acquired by iGate (a listed company) in 2003. During March 2020, he cofounded a Social initiative to feed migrant and daily wage workers and served 65 lakh meals over a three month period acros five cities in India .In 2021, served covid patients through healthcare interventions such as supplying free oxygen concentrators and upgrading covid care facilities in rural districts. He has served on the board of governors at Indian Institute of Management , Calcutta , held corporate roles as CEO of Bharti Britsh Telecom . He is distinguished Alumnus award recipient from IIM, Calcutta and Delhi College of Engineering

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