Gupta Taught me How Big Cos are Run

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and also help me build my en­ter­prise busi­ness in the US. I wanted to, in gen­eral, un­der­stand how large com­pa­nies are run. How do you learn to han­dle very se­nior team mem­bers, who might be more ca­pa­ble than you, to work for you.

In our case, I specif­i­cally went out to iden­tify some­one who has a lot of in­dus­try ex­pe­ri­ence, who is a thought leader and who has done mul­ti­ple busi­nesses.

I was look­ing for some­one to brain­storm, I am a sin­gle founder. Hence, I reached out to him. I got in­tro­duced to Ram Gupta through a com­mon con­nec­tion and re­quested him to be a part of our board.

One of the best things I learnt from Ram is or­gan­i­sa­tional de­sign, how do you de­sign your or­gan­i­sa­tion for growth. How does a scal­able multi coun­try or­gan­i­sa­tion look like? I would have never thought keep­ing one of our heads in the


US. Our mar­ket­ing head is out of the US. There are mul­ti­ple such things that I have learnt from Ram. In my case, I wanted a go-to per­son for any­thing and ev­ery­thing I wanted to brain­storm on. It not one big bang idea, it is mul­ti­ple small things. is

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