Dvano Shoes Private Limited

  • Bangalore, India
  • Height Increasing Shoes

All wants to get taller but legitimate solution for adults is only Elevator shoes. India does 50% of global height related Google searches.

Steady Revenues

Startup Video



Dvano Inching it's way up | Financial Express

May 25, 2015


Indian Men Look For Little More Height, this Start-up Eyes Biz- Page 1 | Economic Times-Bangalore, Delhi

May 20, 2015


Uplifting your sole | Bangalore Mirror

Apr 27, 2015


Dvano Commercial | Dvano Shoes Pvt Ltd

The ad made for Mumbai''''s Most stylish & Video Sharing sites

Mar 30, 2015


Company registered




Agreement of Bennett Coleman & Co for Media investment of Rs 10 Crore for equit



Angel Funding


Media Coverage

Official Brand launch in market


Media Coverage

Dvano became the Title Sponsor of event Mumbai''''s Most Stypish-2015 by HT




Team Summary

Prashanth S Devan: Founder
Serial Entrepreneur for last 19 years with International exposure in markets of Middle East, Eastern Europe and CentralAsia. Served clients in FMCG, Liquor and Tobacco industry. He himself designed and got handmade elevated shoes about 20 years back and always believed that height was a major factor for confidence enhancement while his counterparts in different countries were taller than him. This made him start elevator shoes business in 2011 with brand name ‘Hike’. Rebranded to Dvano for more global and neutral sounding name. He is school dropout and started his career from Dubai and has travelled to almost 25 countries for businesses

Ajay Ramkrishna Hegde: Co-Founder
Currently develops large sized lands in Karnataka and has clientele of big size real estate companies. Earlier Kannada actor and also played instrumental role in bringing WWF event to India.

Sagar N Mehta: Chief Executive
Joined Dvano's founder in 2012 and was instrumental in getting the co-founder and Brand capital deal for Rs 10 Crore. Have done Industrial production engineering and MBA from School of Petroleum management. Looks after strategy, media, agency, legal and HR foundation part.

Ajay Dixit : Merchandiser
Graduate from Footwear Development & Design Institute. Specializes in merchandising, trend selection & production of footwear. Retail Store management experience with Reliance footprint as Dept. Manager. Designed complete range of D’vano from material selection, sampling

Sunil S Nair: Marketing Consultant
8.5 years entrepreneurial experience in BPO & customer support. 5 years of Complete Digital marketing deployment expertise with Google/ social media, brand strategy, client serving, budgeting & Goal setting. Has lead team of 50 marketing professionals in Iksula as Account director. Was heading performance of clients like House of Hiranandani, Dr. Batra, Health-Total, Happily Unmarried, Globus, Add-ons.

Siva Shanmugam: Digital Marketing
He is Bachelor in IT and 3. 6 years in digital marketing in various ecommerce companies. Take charge of digital marketing executions.

Bhuvaneshwaran: A, Accounts Manager
Masters in accounts with 7.5 years accounting & finance experience. Experienced with hospitality industry, exports. Core team member since 2012.

Anu P: Customer Care Exe.
8 years experience in Customer Relationship Management. Builds excellent rapport with customer and goes extra mile to help through email, tele-calls and at times walk-ins

Anil Kumar: Warehouse manager
22 years of extensive experience in warehouse managing & managing chain of book stores. Less than 1% error rate for order shipment accuracy and timely delivery.


Founding Team

Dvano has a path breaking product which is taken very well by the consumers in past 10 months. We are creating a category for footwear which India has not seen.


Dvano Shoes Pvt Ltd (2014 - present)
Chief Executive Officer

Hike Shoes (Now Dvano Shoes) (2012 - 2013)
Sales & Marketing Head

JMJ Technologies - JMJ Group (2011 - 2012)
Creative Consultant & Marketer


School of Petroleum Management
MBA • 2007 - 2009

Jawaharlal Nehru National College of Engineering
Bachelor of Engineering (BE) • 2001 - 2006

Team Members

Sunil S Nair

Sunil S Nair

Marketing Consultant
Bhuvaneswaran A

Bhuvaneswaran A

Finance Manager
Ajay Dixit

Ajay Dixit

Siva Shanmugam

Siva Shanmugam

Digital Marketing Executive
Anu P

Anu P

Customer Support Manager

Product/Service Summary

Dvano shoes is a height increasing shoes company. Based on fact that average Indian male"s height is 5"5", dvano has entered as pioneer in the market to create the urge of height increase in Indian male and also give the solution for it. Dvano shoes are sold only online.

Product/Service Descriptions