Esha Tiwary is General Manager, India at Entrepreneur First (EF), and launched our Bangalore office in January 2019. She has extensive experience and a deep understanding of business strategy and new business leadership in the Indian startup ecosystem.
Prior to joining Entrepreneur First, Esha was Director for Emerging Categories at Myntra, the largest fashion e-commerce player in India. She was responsible for the high performing businesses in the beauty, personal care and jewellery segments which she built from ground up and demonstrated 300% YoY growth. Before that, she was CMO at Cloudnine Healthcare facilities, which she helped grow from 1 facility to 15 across 5 cities.
She has led large scale manufacturing operations, while she was part of the small new business team that launched the Personal Care business for ITC. Esha has also had the experience of starting a startup accelerator with GSF in the past. Esha’s passion lies in the Indian startup ecosystem and she is currently engaged with several start-ups in an advisory capacity.
Esha has an MBA from Harvard Business School and a B.Tech in Computer Science from IIT Kanpur.