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Sandeep Tandon: Co-founder of FreeCharge

Sandeep Tandon: Co-founder of FreeCharge

Sandeep Tandon: Co-founder of FreeCharge

Sandeep Tandon is a Technology Entrepreneur, Investor and a Mentor. He is the Co-organizer at one of India's first portable installment stage, FreeCharge. He additionally fills in as the Managing Director of Tandon Group, an innovation impetus that claims various organizations by giving assets to new businesses in India and North America. He is a functioning Angel Investor and helps as a guide to a few innovation new companies. He has served to the innovation business for over 20 years now. He holds a total assets of over Rs.11.5 crore, starting at 30 September, 2020. 

Sandeep Tandon-Biography 

Name Sandeep Tandon
Born 17 May, 1969
Birthplace Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Age 51 (2020)
Nationality Indian
Education University of Southern California
Profession Entrepreneur, Venture Captalist, Investor
Position Co-founder, FreeCharge
Net worth Rs.11.5 crore ( 30 September, 2020 )
  • Sandeep Tandon-Personal Life 
  • Sandeep Tandon-Education 
  • Sandeep Tandon-Professional Life 
  • Sandeep Tandon-FreeCharge 
  • Sandeep Tandon-Tandon Group 
  • Sandeep Tandon-Board of Director 
  • Sandeep Tandon-Angel Investor 

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Sandeep Tandon-Personal Life 

Sandeep was conceived and raised in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. His profession diagram stumbled into California and Mumbai. He right now lives in Mumbai with his family, and oftentimes tutors future pioneers. 

Sandeep Tandon-Education 

Sandeep finished his conventional instruction from Bombay Scottish. He further sought after Bachelors of Science and Master of Science in electrical designing from the University of Southern California. 

He has an association with Harvard University, where he filled in as the Owner President Manager-YPO Presidents Seminar and examined Business Administration and Management (2008 to 2017). 

Sandeep Tandon-Professional Life 

Subsequent to finishing his schooling, Sandeep filled in as an application engineer for a Los Angeles startup. Before long, he left the startup to dispatch his own records payable organization, IQBackOffice. He sold his organization in the year 2000 and returned India to work for Celetronix. 

He inspected the activities of Celetronix India until 2006, when it was offered to Jabil Circuits. He filled in as the Chairman of Electronics Software Export Promotion Council (ESC). In addition, he is an individual from Young President Organization (Mumbai Chapter). In 2010, he helped to establish FreeCharge that turned into India's quickest developing versatile installment application. 

After the procurement of FreeCharge, Sandeep filled in as the Non Executive Chairman of AAVAS Financiers since 27 July, 2017. He is the Director at Infinix Healthcare, a product that gives tolerant access and income cycle the board for medical services suppliers. Likewise, he is the Chairman of Syrma Technology, a gadgets fabricating administrations supplier. 

He is the Managing Director at Tandon Group, through which he analyzes a lot of organizations and functions as an Angel Investor giving subsidizing to startup adventures. He is the contributing accomplice of Whiteboard Capital since January 2018. 

Sandeep Tandon-FreeCharge 

Sandeep Tandon helped to establish FreeCharge in August 2010 with Kunal Shah. The organization is settled in Gurugram, India. The clients having prepaid telephones can buy minutes through the FreeCharge application or site. It essentially started the change of buying minutes from their own gadget as opposed to purchasing minutes from the store. 

He additionally helped to establish Accelyst Solutions Private Limited. FreeCharge is established by its parent organization, Accelyst Solutions, where Sandeep has been filling in as the Chief Business Officer since 1 September, 2015. The organization offers a shifted scope of online energize administrations to prepaid portable, DTH and information card administrators. 

Tandon kept on changing FreeCharge to an online business adventure and it works in India. In any case, the organization was obtained by Snapdeal in India's biggest M&A web bargain in March 2015. 

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Sandeep Tandon- Tandon Group

Sandeep as the Managing Director inspects the tasks of Tandon Technology Ventures (Tandon Group). Through his endeavor, he directs system to support new businesses as an Angel Investor. The organization was established in 1978 with its settle in Mumbai and Silicon Valley. 

Subsidiaries of Tandon Group
Syrma Technology Private Limited
TIS International (USA)
Tancom Electronics Private Limited
Tandon Information Solutions Private Limited
Tovya Automation Private Limited
Tandon Advance Devices Private Limited

Sandeep Tandon-Board of Director 

Sandeep fills in as the Member of the Board of Director at different organizations. He is the Member of the Board of Advisors at USC Viterbi School of Engineering since March 2014. 

He is additionally a Member of the Board of Advisors of a Seed reserve, IIFL Investment Managers and Iron Pillar since January 2017. He turned into the Member Board of Directors at CRED Since October 2018. 

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Sandeep Tandon-Angel Investor 

Sandeep has made 19 speculations till date. Most recently, he put resources into an Angel Round-Genius Teacher on 19 October, 2020. He has raised a subsidizing of $2 million for Genius Teacher. The very day, he brought $6 million up in a seed subsidizing for an endeavor named Dukaan. 

He has raised $10 million for Atomberg Technology on 4 September, 2019. Another association, Progcap got a subsidizing of $5 million on 31 July, 2019. 

On 6 June 2017, Spinny got a subsidizing of $1 million. Unacademy got Series A subsidizing of $4.5 milion on 13 January, 2017. Pocket Aces was offered with a subsidizing of $3 million on 15 December, 2016. Bharat Bazaar was financed too on 4 October, 2016.


11 Mar, 2023




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