Chandrashekhar Bhide works with startups as a mentor advising them on their idea validation, product roadmap, go-to-market strategy, business planning, regulatory compliance, strategic alliances, investor connect, etc. He was a Jury member @T-Hub Hyderabad & helped find the top 10 promising startups for IFDI 2.0 (Innovate for Digital India challenge 2.0). Till July-16, he was working with DBS Bank as Vice President-Digital Banking, and was instrumental in the launch of digibank.
He has been a key player in the launch of multiple businesses right from idea validation & licence application stage to post-launch operational activities, for the following:
- digibank (purely digital consumer banking app by DBS Bank)
- IdeaMoney (mobile wallet by Idea Cellular)
- IdeaMyCash (Business correspondent based solution in partnership with Axis Bank)
- DirecPay (payment gateway solution by TimesofMoney)
- Internet Banking & Mobile Banking solutions by YesBank