• Prajakt Raut

    Co-creator and Managing Partner - Supply Chain Labs

    Founder and CEO Applyifi


    Author - Starting Up & Fund Raising

  • Prajakt is an entrepreneur and entrepreneurship evangelist.

    His personal goal in life is to encourage and assist 100,000 people to become entrepreneurs.
    Prajakt has over 30 years of multi-faceted experience as an entrepreneur, professional, startup eco-system builder, mentor, and angel investor. For the past 18 years Prajakt has been an active participant in the startup ecosystem in India.
    Prajakt is the founder and Managing Partner of Supply Chain Labs - a Fellowship-Fund focused on supply chain, warehousing, and logistics. He is also the founder of Applyifi, a company that manages startup engagement programs for corporates.
    Previously, Prajakt was head of operations at Indian Angel Network and Asia Director for The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE). Prajakt also co-founded Orange Cross and was a founding member of Idealake Technologies
    In his teens, Prajakt started a printing business, which his family continues to run. Prajakt also spent 10 years in marketing and advertising agencies handling marquee brands across Asia.
    Prajakt’s book, ‘Starting Up & Fund Raising’, helps entrepreneurs understand the perspective of investors and the building blocks of a business.
    Prajakt blogs on The Hub for Startupand his on prajaktraut.medium.com


  • A guide book by Prajakt Raut

    for startups to get better prepared for business and fund raising

    Click here to try a few sample chapters.

  • Supply Chain Labs is sector-agnostic venture capital fund supporting startups disrupting supply chain across industries



  • Applyifi manages accelerator programs and innovation programs for corporates



  • The Hub for Startups

    The Hub for Startups is Prajakt's blog and resource centre for startups and early-stage companies.


    It has a collection of articles from his experiences as an entrepreneur and entrepreneurship evangelist.


    Click here

  • Videos

    The MAD Conclave - marketing strategies for schools

    Startups as clients

    How to Workshops: Developing A Business Plan