Akudo - Founders

a spark is all we needed 

it all began when Lavika, a 20-year-old, was trying to understand investments and realised she was never taught anything about finance or investing money.

pondering over this unsettling thought made her adamant about bringing a change so other teens don't feel lost when they grow up.

then came in, Sajal, and they both started brainstorming on this. Sajal, a credit card user since the age of 15, had read books like 'Rich Dad Poor Dad' was now inspired to make this idea a reality.

after conceptualising the idea, came the important part - technology. to enable this, Jagveer joined hands and together they all started akudo in August 2020.

born from a scary thought of not knowing anything to a super-simplified vision of a learning-focused banking experience for teenagers, we've come a long way.

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about the team

Akudo - Founder - Lavika Aggarwal

Lavika Aggarwal

Product

Loves to build. IIT Roorkee. 6 years experience in fintech

Akudo - Founder - Sajal Khanna

Sajal Khanna

Business

Problem Solver and Innovator. BITS Pilani. 4 years Fintech experience

Akudo - Founder - Jagveer Gandhi

Jagveer Gandhi

Technology

Passionate about building at scale. IIT Roorkee. 6 years in startups.

our ethos

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responsibility

the responsibility of gifting a powerful tool in the hands of a young mind is a heavy one. we're ready to take that on us.
 

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transparent

no scams, no shams & no lies.
our honest is our asset.

akudo - trustworthy payment for teens

trust

the trust to develop features that are beneficial to the next generation

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culture benders

ensuring that we continue to explore
and create new ideas and innovate
our offering

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our investors 

Incubate Fund India

we're famous 

while we rock, the press talks. we’re creating a new buzz

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YOURSTORY

Fin-ed-tech startup Akudo raises Pre-Seed round from Y Combinator, Incubate Fund India

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