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To Make Your Life Easier & Fun
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We are working on creating the next generation of mobile products that we believe the world will use.

Instalabs is a Startup Studio where we build companies out of ideas. We are primarily focussing on products that are cross-cultural and scalable and could be used by the world - the developed as well as developing countries, or products for people who will using the internet and smart devices for the first time in their lives - hundreds of millions in developing countries such as India, Africa, Middle East. We are a bunch of dreamers and believe that with the right mix of strategy, experience, consumer feedback and mentoring from other experienced entrepreneurs, we will create apps for everyone. We believe that technological innovation and development has never been as exciting as it is today.

Instalabs has been set up to create companies focussed on next generation devices. Our current focus is on smartphones, tablets and wearables. In our fun time - when we are not flying drones or playing multiplayer FPS, we are creating apps for wearable tech such as Google Glass, Samsung Gear, Leap Motion, Myo (Thalmic Labs), Moto360 and other devices..

meet our team

Core Team

Vishal Bhargava

Founder

Vishal is a serial entrepreneur with a BTech from IITB, MS from NCSU and MBA from INSEAD. He is an online marketer, technologist, product manager, strategy and finance guy. He co-founded an internet marketing company in 2005 and a technology enabled real estate brokerage in 2012. He was an investor working for a Special Situations Fund in HK and has worked for equity long-short Hedge Funds as well. He has lived in over 10 countries across 5 geographies

 

Apurv Chawla

Technology

Apurv has over 9 years of experience in mobile technologies having built mobile products across BlackBerry, Symbian, Android and iOS. He was the first employee of Rocketalk, which scaled to 25 Mil users and was last heading engineering at Nimbuzz.

 

Anand Kumar

Design

BDes from IIT Guwahati with over 10 years of UI/UX design as well as product management experience in India/Europe and US

 

Mentors

Gaurav Kataria

Head of Product Adoption for Enterprise Solutions at Google, Ex-Consultant at Booz, Btech from IIT Guwahati and PhD from CMU

 

Lalit Sharma

Entrepreneur with hands-on experience with ecommerce in Indian hinterland. In-depth experience in digital marketing and business development.

 

Advisors

Vikrant Bhargava

Co-founder Partygaming, largest technology IPO on LSE. He ran the large marketing team during PartyPoker's explosive growth from a start-up to one with revenues of almost a billion dollars in 2005. He left PartyGaming in early 2006 and set up Veddis Ventures. Partygaming has been the largest technology IPO on the London Stock Exchange ever. Vikrant is an alumnus of the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi and Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta.

 

Kushagra Saxena

Kushagra Saxena is a senior business and entrepreneurial leader with experience in high-tech, retail, financial services and healthcare sectors across US and India. Most recently, Kush led the turnaround efforts at H&R Block where he was the GM of the US Retail business overseeing 10,000+ stores and $2Bn in revenues across the US. He also launched their Healthcare business and was the Chief Strategy Officer. Kush was an Associate Partner at McKinsey in their NYC and India offices. Kush has a Masters from Stanford University.

 

Karthik

Karthik Subramanian is Chief Technology Officer and Chief Product Officer of Zalora.com, the largest ecommerce platform in South East Asia. He has built and is currently managing teams for a >$500M fashion e-commerce portfolio doing distributed development and product management across 8 countries. He was a founding team member in Encentuate which was acquired by IBM in 2007. He has working experience across North America, Europe and South East Asia. He is an MBA from INSEAD and a Computer Science engineer from NUS, Singapore.

 

Why Instalabs?

We love what we do and we do what we love, and we like to work with people like us

Openings

iOS Developer Android Developer

Looking for Android developers with top notch academic credentials. Hackathon winners or Btech from IITs or top tier colleges, with the confidence of being a world-beater.

UI/UX Designer

A flair for simplifying user experience and making beautiful interfaces. Graduates from IIT Design schools/NID/NIFT

Social Marketing Graphic Designer

Create exceptional collateral for marketing. Proficiency in Photoshop and Illustrator.

Contact Us

We are looking forward to hear from you.