Rematerials

  • Ahmedabad, India
  • Manufacturing, Construction, Social Impact, Engineering, Research, Offline

ReMaterials provides high quality roofing to families in slums and villages.

Founded:
2013
Stage:
Early Revenues
Market:
B2C

Startup Video

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Affordable roof tops | Reuters

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Unique roof tops | Better India


Founded

ReMaterials Incorporated

Jan

2014

Funding

Dr. C.K. Prahalad’s family

Feb

2015

Funding

Local investor, deep expertise in manufacturing, 2 crRs

Nov

Customer

60+ roofs sold and installed in slums of Ahmedabad.

Dec

2016

Jobs


Team Summary

Hasit Ganatra, CEO - Engineering graduate from USA, StartUp experience: Solar electrification (Duron Energy); Electric vehicles (S-Commute); Low income housing (Worldhaus)

Team

Founding Team

Hasit Ganatra


Founder, CEO

Current - CEO@ReMaterials, Past - founded or early member at startups in the areas of Solar energy, Electric Vehicles and Low cost Housing

WORK

ReMaterials (2012 - present)
Founder

S-Commute (2010 - 2011)
Founder

Duron Energy (2008 - 2010)
Director of Special Projects

EDUCATION

University of Southern California
MSEE • 2006 - 2007

Loyola

Product/Service Summary

ReMaterials provides high quality roofing to families in slums and villages. Our product, made from recycled materials, is superior to poor quality cement and metal sheet roofing in terms of strength, insulation, waterproofing and aesthetics. We are the only company in the world, with a one-of-its kind product, solving a serious and a global problem. We manufacture in Ahmedabad, have a team of 40 and have installed 60+ roofs in slums of Ahmedabad (cash as well as micro-financed customers). Our material is wood-like, versatile, has potential other uses like furniture, false ceiling, partitions, solar embedded roofing. And has attracted early investors and sales partners with long term vision.

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