Lucknow, the city of Tehzeeb!, extending along the banks of river Gomti famous for its cultural heritage, food, chikan clothes with an IIM in town is now on a start-up journey taking forward the initiative launched by PM Narendra Modi during his address at the Red Fort at New Delhi. The initiative is identified as Startup India. This plan is based on three pillars namely Simplification and Handholding, Funding Support and Incentives, and Industry-Academia Partnership and Incubation. Uttar Pradesh being the fifth largest populated place in the world has its vast geographical and political influence. Uttar Pradesh has contributed eight Prime Ministers to the Nation Out of 14 thus conferring its deep political significance. Lucknow, the capital city of Uttar Pradesh is continuously working towards the intensification and evolution of the entrepreneurs and thus contributing to the startup initiative. The following are the ten startups from Lucknow setting the entrepreneur’s trend.
Rockoshop is an emerging acclaimed E-commerce company founded in 2017, it offers various products that make our life easier. Their main office is located in Lucknow, India. In addition to this, they have several other warehouses located in different parts of Delhi, Gurgaon, Noida. As such, they have the capacity to ship their unique and quality products to us, fast and secure, all around the globe.
HealthTokri is an online health store founded by Amar Nath Bansal and Praveen Kumar Singh, it concentrates on the ever-emerging call for reliability and trust in healthcare products &services. The store is effortlessly easy to handle and facilitates the delivery of authentic healthcare products at the doorway in minimal time. They aim to supply every Indian household and workplace with quality medical products at the earliest thereby fulfilling their vision of a healthy and happy nation.
Online Kaka was started young engineers, Ahad Arshad, and Mohammad Bilal Arshad. It is a localized online food delivery platform, aiming to bring the delicacies of old and modern Lucknow to the people of Lucknow, from within the comfort and ease of their homes. They understand our fast-paced life and the need to sit back and relax and have food brought to your doorstep without the hassle of spending precious time in traffic or standing in queue for waiting. Any order from any part of the city is delivered within 60-90 minutes at nominal delivery charges.
A2 Cricket is founded by Arindam Aggarwal, A2 Cricket aims to provide Cricket bats handcrafted from the purest of A-Grade English Willow and formed into contemporary bat profiles. A2 Cricket has grown to have a dexterous team of craftsmen, who at our brand new workshop in Lucknow, India, are producing some beautiful pieces of willow. They aspire to become India’s only premium cricket brand, catering to customers who admire the craft behind bat-making and cherish the values of a truly handcrafted product.
Rahul Jadon and Abhishek Garg are the founders of Estandardz, established in 2016. Estandardz is a 360-degree solution provider for the hospitality business. A one-stop-shop for our existing or future F&B brand. They have core competencies in concept development, facility planning, kitchen and bar design, menu development and engineering, staffing & training, equipment sourcing, creating customized SOPs & manuals, restaurant accounting, F&B controls, branding & communication strategy. They are working to be transformers in the hospitality industry.
Durgesh Nandan and Saurabh Jaiswal are the founders of Inmotion. They are building a financial ecosystem for daily wage earning communities primarily focusing on auto-rickshaw drivers. Giving them the simplest way to save money, access to finance, insurance, and pension in-order to become financially stable. Their ecosystem also allows them to earn more. The essence is to cut through the vicious cycle of hand-to-mouth existence and help them redeem a better life standard.
Budget Teknologies is a Lucknow based, result-oriented consulting, user-centric and design-focused development Company for mobile and web solutions founded by Ashish Go. They have an experienced, enthusiastic and passionate team of UX, consulting, designing, development and quality delivery in software development and mobile application ecosystem. They build world-class Native and Hybrid solutions for phones, tablets (Android, iOS, Blackberry, Windows, etc) and scalable cloud platforms for start-ups and enterprise.
Anubhav Pandit is the Founder of Haxtax. It is the preferred destination to avail tax, regulatory and compliance services at reasonable prices. Haxtax Cloud Accounting Software is GST-ready accounting software that lets you send invoices, reconcile bank transactions, track inventory, generate reports, and file GST returns effortlessly.
Gaurav Yadav and Kalpana Singh are the founders of Eduace which is a leading edtech startup working in the ‘Knowledge Services’ domain, they help school students across Tier 1, 2 and 3 towns of the country by working with them on their ‘Life Skills’ and ‘General Awareness’ needs through an enjoyable and fun-based ‘Quizzing’ format.
Cloud18 is a high- spirited and result oriented IT organization, which focuses on quality outputs and optimum satisfaction of clients. Cloud18 Infotech provides professional IT Services in Lucknow. It is a client-centered company that keeps its prime focus on how happy and content their clients are. It is a 6-year-old organization and in this short term, they have made a benchmark for their outputs.