Wishpicker

  • Noida, India
  • Consumer Internet, E-commerce

Figuring out WHAT to gift. is always a problem. Wishpicker is a social platform that helps you discover great gift ideas from across the web

Founded:
2013
Stage:
Steady Revenues
Market:
B2C

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Team Summary

Wishpicker was founded by Apurv Bansal (B.Tech, Civil Engg, IIT Delhi; Bain & Company), and Prateek Rathore (B.Tech, Comp Sc, IIT Delhi; IE Business School, Spain; Royal Bank of Scotland). They’ve known each other for 8 years, and worked on another startup before wishpicker – passion to create an impact using technology brought them together.

Team

Founding Team

WORK

Wishpicker.com (2013 - present)
Co-Founder

Royal Bank of Scotland (2010 - 2011)
Analyst

Royal Bank of Scotland (2009 - 2009)
Intern

EDUCATION

IE Business School
Master in International Management • 2011 - 2012

Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
Bachelor of Technology • 2006 - 2010

Apurv Bansal


Co-Founder
WORK

Wishpicker.com (2013 - present)
Co-founder

Bain & Company (2010 - 2012)
Associate Consultant

Bechtel Corporation (2009 - 2009)
Summer Trainee

EDUCATION

Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi
Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.) • 2006 - 2010

Delhi Public School - R. K. Puram
2004 - 2006

Delhi Public School - Noida
2000 - 2004

Product/Service Summary

Wishpicker helps you search gift ideas based on relationship with recipient, and their personality.

Data driven algorithms fuel our recommendations: data scientists use machine learning, draw insights from user behaviour.

Social platform shows suggestions from gift experts (among other users) - lets you see what people are saying about a gift.

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