Mukesh Jha

CEO and Co-Founder

An engineering graduate from IIT Kanpur, where he focused on exploring every option available inside campus, right from education, sports, music, politics, etc. Joined in Chemical engineering stream but knew right from second year that he wanted to work with computers. After spending few years in corporate career in Australia and Singapore with large multi-nationals in telecom and banking, decided to explore more than just a comfortable weekday job and weekend parties. He wanted to work on problems within India to give people a better life style by using technology, therefore chose Autowale, one of India’s first rickshaw app company. Mukesh is frequent speaker at entrepreneurship events in India and has been featured by New York Times, Forbes and Fast Company for Autowale’s innovation and impact in India.

Apart from Autowale, he is still passionate for Music, singing in karaoke parties with friends. Mukesh is married to Rashmi Jha, who is an MBA and worked with Citibank. They both love traveling to different continents.


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Ada Sokół

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Anthony Burrill

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David Carson

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dina Amin

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James Jirat Patradoon

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Joost Korngold

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Julia Rijssenbeek

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Kelli Anderson

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Madhav Lavakare

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Marian Bantjes

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Marjan van Aubel

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Pablo Barquin & Anna Diaz

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Paul Sahre

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Richard Roberts

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Saiman Chow

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Stefan Hürlemann

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Tej Chauhan

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Thomas Harnett O’Meara

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