Vidya Nataraj, Co-Founder
Vidya brings a decade of diverse experience in ecommerce, strategy, operations, sourcing, and finance. She is Co-founder and Investor of Bluestone.com, India’s leading online jewellery store. Before Co-Founding Bluestone.com, Vidya was a Senior Strategy Consultant at Pricewaterhouse Coopers, India covering the Pharmaceuticals, Automobile and Retail sectors.
Prior to this, she helped manage and grow her family business - Landmark Ltd, one of India's largest books, music and lifestyle retail chains, before its eventual acquisition by TATA Trent. Vidya started her career as a Fixed Income Analyst with Goldman Sachs and subsequently as an investment banker with Barclays Capital, London.
Vidya is an MBA from INSEAD Business School (France) and has a B.Sc (Hons) Mathematics degree from University of Warwick, UK.
Gautam Golchha, Co-Founder
Gautam is Founder and Managing Director of Silver Crest Clothing Private Limited, Bangalore. With two decades of experience in the industry, he has grown the company to become South Asia's largest manufacturer of suits and pants.
Silver Crest Clothing manufactures 2 million suits a year for global brands such as Ralph Lauren, Calvin Klein, DKNY, Hugo Boss, Jo’s a Bank among others. They also have extensive experience in bespoke manufacturing catering to premium clients on Savile Row, London - the golden mile of tailoring. Silver Crest boasts of alliances with the finest Indian and international fabric and interlining mills. Their technical expertise covering areas of fit, pattern development, construction and finishing is unparalleled.
Gautam has a B.Sc. Economics degree from St. Xavier’s College, Calcutta and A.A.S. Apparel Manufacturing Management, Fashion Institute of Technology, New York