IIM Lucknow is a perfect blend of education, extra-curricular, and parties. Well, the students not only used to dance on the drums when the whole batch is placed but now, the whole world is listening to their beats of startups and they are dancing on it as well. So, let’s see some of the very famous startups by the alumni of IIM Lucknow.
BillDesk is an Indian online payment gateway company based in Mumbai, India. It is a financially independent company and is monitored as a participant under the Payments and Settlements Systems Act, 2007 (Act 51 of 2007) that is regulated and supervised by the Reserve Bank of India.
Founder: Ajay Kaushal
AddressHealth is a pioneer in pediatric primary healthcare. Set up in March 2010, AddressHealth is today, India’s largest school health provider. Their products for schools are Medical Room (Tele – Infirmary), Health Education with Workbooks, School Mental Wellbeing, and Health Check. They also run Child Specialty Clinics that are comprehensive child-friendly units providing a one-stop-shop for common child health needs.
Founder: Anoop Radhakrishnan
FirstCry is Asia’s largest online shopping store for kids & baby products. It includes products like toys, diapers, footwear, clothes, etc.
Founder: Amitava Saha
Rebel Foods Services is a food delivery platform that provides delivery services at your doorstep. It is disrupting how people order and get food delivered on mobile. Every day, they serve around 10,000 customers who order through their mobile app and this number is growing significantly every month.
Founded: Kallol Banerjee
Gold Farm is a web and mobile-based platform that allows farmers to book agricultural equipment. The motive of the company is to provide farmers with access to farm mechanization equipment and services. It generates $333.3K in revenue per employee and has raised a total of $2M in funding.
Founder: Abhilash Thirupathy
India Quotient is a seed-stage investor—generally the first institutional cheque for a startup. From the primary fund, it plans to make 20 investments, with the first cheque between $250,000 to $1 million for 15-20% ownership.
Founder: Madhukar Sinha
Tallenge Store is a leading art marketplace in India. It is redefining the experience of buying and selling art by making it quick, easy, convenient, and most affordable. Their product ranges include artworks by Old Masters- da Vinci, Raphael, Rembrandt etc., Modern Masters- van Gogh, Monet, Dali, O’Keeffe etc., Indian Masters- Amrita Sher-Gil, Ravi Varma, Jamini Roy, etc.
Founder: Pravin Gupta
Square Yards is a technology-enabled transaction platform. It owns and operates the real estate aggregation and transaction portal squareyards.com and Square Connect mobile app for property brokers. The company aggregates 6000 realty projects of around 500 developers and builders and distributes around 27,000 different configurations of homes. It also has a network of 15,000 brokers in 31 cities in India and overseas.
Founder: Tanuj Shori
Rivigo is a technology company that is building the material movement pipeline of India and making logistics human, faster, safer, and cost-effective. It empowers numerous shippers and fleet operators to optimize their fleet and achieve maximum results and aims to bring a positive impact across the freight ecosystem by making it fully digital and transparent.
Founder: Deepak Garg
Xpressbees is one of the largest e-commerce specialized logistics companies, providing reliable and best logistics solutions to its partners. Their extensive network reaches, strong technology platform, and last-mile management system makes them one of the most trusted logistics solutions provider in India.
Founder: Amitava Saha
Bombay Shaving Company is a consumer goods company that focuses on developing a range of shave care, beard care, and skincare products. It provides a guide to men’s grooming and lifestyle and it also gives ideas that make everyday life better.
Founder: Shantanu Deshpande
ClearDekho is India’s Leading budget eyewear brand. is a platform that uniquely blends both online and offline eyewear shopping experience and offers a wide range of affordable eyewear solutions to people across India. Their product ranges from prescription eyeglasses, sunglasses, reading glasses, and branded contact lenses.
Founder: Saurabh Dayal
Wysa is an AI-enabled Life Coach for mental and emotional wellness. Launched in 2017, the service provides early intervention to high-risk groups through 3 methods: an AI chatbot, a library of evidence-based self-help tools, and messaging-based support from human therapists.
Founder: Ramakant Vempati
Loadshare Networks Private Limited operates as a logistics company. It offers services such as e-com forward deliveries, e-commerce forward deliveries, reverse pickups, industry-specific, and B2B shipment services. It serves e-commerce, financial services, and logistics industries in India.
Founder: Raghuram Talluri
So what makes a startup-great? is it the passion or the zeal or the confidence that the founders have or is it the uniqueness or is it the combination of all these things. let’s leave this to our readers- do mention your views on it in the comment section. the alumni of IIM Lucknow have shown all these qualities and no reason why their startups are so successful.