A veteran Silicon Valley entrepreneur, Rakesh Mathur has created and led over a dozen startups and technologies that have impacted millions of lives. Mathur founded and served as CEO of Junglee, whose virtual database technology paved the way for online comparison shopping, and which sold to Amazon. In the last two years, two of his bootstrapped startups, Just Chalo and Droptalk, were acquired by OpenTable and Dropbox. Mathur also founded Webaroo, the world’s largest SMS community with 35 million subscribers.
President and CFO
As a consummate technology deal maker, Oneal Bhambani has financed some of the most innovative companies in the world. He concurrently is a partner at TCW/Craton, part of TCW, an investment firm majority owned by The Carlyle Group with AUM of over $150 billion. Bhambani previously served as a director at Riverwood Capital, a globally focused technology private equity firm with AUM of over $2 billion. He serves on the boards of Flywheel and Whitehall Industries, as a board observer at Kabbage and a Senior Advisor to India-based Nutek Ltd.
An accomplished technologist and entrepreneur, Rajani has been part of the founding team of three companies (Seer, TenFold, and CommVault) that had successful IPOs. He has built database, middleware, and applications development software that have been used by hundreds of millions of users. Prior to Flywheel, Mr. Rajani was the CTO at Humin, a mobile applications company for contacts and relationships management where he led product and technology.