Rahul Narvekar

  • Rahul Narvekar

    CEO, NDTV Ethnic Retail Ltd (IndianRoots.com)

    Rahul Narvekar, a true Mumbaikar and a serial entrepreneur launched 'Indianroots' in July, 2013; this being his fifth venture as a promoter and second in the e-commerce world. From working as a door to door salesman to pay for his education to leading sales campaigns of brands like Dettol at small paan wallahs in Mumbai’s red light district; to peddling Gillete razors in Akbarallys, Rahul's entrepreneurial abilities were getting honed up from his early days itself.

    A multi-tasker, by heart, Rahul joined TS - tele-shopping network at UTV, while pursuing a full time business entrepreneurship course. He became a part of Asia's first Interactive music channel named Oxygen in 1999. The company scaled to revenues of 2 crore a year with the best of clients including Coca Cola, Colgate, HLL and so on.

    After dabbling for brief stints with Sun City and DLF, Rahul met a European gentleman called Oliver Jung and became an entrepreneur again and launched the e-commerce site that changed the whole dynamics of e-commerce called, www.fashionandyou.com in 2009.

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