May 10, 2018

The largest-ever ecommerce deal in the world has been inked,  

On a day, when everyone is talking about the outcome: Flipkart being acquired and Walmart's boldest bet. 

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#flipkartwalmart is the among the trending events in Digital India. 

Over the past couple of weeks across clubs, restaurants, bars, homes and offices the most talked about event was unfurling behind closed doors. 

Walmart officially acquired Flipkart. 

The game changer for the Indian startup ecosystem is here especially for the Founders of Flipkart, their investors and employees. and is an understatement for the market. 

Big day for Startups, India & Techies. Great validation to the many ideas that is Flipkart:
- Tech for Indian Consumers 
- Indian startups creating value 
- Amazing & capable teams sharing ownership 
- Audacity to dream big

Some of Bangalore's best ideas have been brewed out of it's legendary neighbourhood bars. 

  1. Satya's in Koramangala
  2. Pecos on Brigade Road
  3. Noon Wine - Scottish Pub on St Marks Road
  4. Toit in Indiranagar
  5. Le Casa in Jayanagar

This is an interview with Mekin Maheshwari from 2017 on his new education startup Udhyam - a for-purpose foundation focused on enabling self employment and grassroots entrepreneurship.