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Launching into the Cosmos | Srinath Ravichandran @ Agnikul Cosmos
Episode 6326th August 2021 • Founder Thesis •
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Ever since the Government of India opened the space sector to private players, it has been on a growth trajectory. Leading this pack is Agnikul Cosmos.

In a candid conversation with Akshay Datt, Srinath Ravichandran, Co-founder and CEO, Agnikul Cosmos, takes us through his amazing journey. Before zooming into space tech, he has worked for leading BFSI companies in the US.

Srinath recalls his earlier days and how his passion for science and space carved his way to venture into the space tech field. With the support of industry stalwarts like Anand Mahindra, Naval Ravikant and Nithin Kamath, he founded Agnikul in 2016 with Moin SPM. The vision was simple! To become an Uber for putting smaller satellites in orbit.

Tune in to this episode to hear Srinath speak about how Agnikul Cosmos is democratizing access to space with its disruptive technology.

Key takeaways!

  • Experience of working in the US.
  • Teething issues of starting up a venture.
  • The benefit of tying up with an academic institution.
  • Impact of space travel on the future.