Chandrasekarans in startup world: It’s resolve, not the IIT-IIM tag, that matters

The elevation of Tata lifer N Chandrasekaran as chairman of India’s most revered corporate group—the $103-billion salt-to-software conglomerate Tata Sons—begs the much-debated question: Does one’s college pedigree matter? Corner offices at top business houses, both in India and abroad, are usually occupied by alumni of global business schools and leading engineering colleges. But Chandra, or […]

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Micromax CEO Vineet Taneja resigns

Vineet Taneja, CEO, MicromaxVineet Taneja, CEO of India’s largest homegrown handset maker Micromax Informatics Ltd, has put in his papers. A company spokesperson confirmed the development to Techcircle.in. Reports about Taneja’s plans to quit Micromax have been circulating in the media for quite some time now; differences between Taneja and the company’s promoters has been cited as one of […]

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Micromax wants to build an ‘ecosystem of services’

At the recently concluded ‘Techcircle Startup 2015,’ Micromax Informatics Ltd co-founder Rahul Sharma spoke about his company’s journey from being a Nokia distributor to the Finnish handset makers largest home-grown competitor for mobile handsets. The son of a school principal, Sharma started the company’s handset practise at a time when Nokia (now part of Microsoft) […]

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Micromax co-founder Rahul Sharma to deliver entrepreneur address at Techcircle Startup 2015; register now

Techcircle Startup 2015 in New Delhi, your guide to the startup ecosystem, is bringing city’s newest entrepreneurs to share their success stories, mentor young entrepreneurs and give out some leadership cues to an audience comprising entrepreneurs, active angel and venture capital investors & startup mentors. Rahul Sharma, co-founder, Micromax would deliver a power-packed entrepreneur address […]

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