Founder’s Story: Anjoo Rai-Marchant
Anjoo Rai-Marchant is an investor, entrepreneur, board member and technology executive with expertise in building and scaling both technology businesses and businesses looking to transform using technology. She has led global organizations working in the U.S., Europe and Asia as well as early stage startups. She will be sharing her experiences on how and when you know you’ve got traction with your business or if it is time to pivot or wind down your business. She will also cover the importance of cash flow management and determining if you should you get outside funding.
Most recently, she served as the COO at HighGround, which was acquired last year by YouEarnedIt. She currently advises companies and entrepreneurs on their growth strategy in addition to serving as an independent board member of SciArt Software, a company focused on generative design. She started her career working for companies like EY, Barclays Capital and Macromedia (now Adobe) before getting the entrepreneurial bug and founding her own company, ShopRock.it, a productivity app in the same-day delivery space. Anjoo is passionate about diversity and inclusion, works with the Chicago Booth Alumni Club, and is a member of Hyde Park Angels.