Rupak Agarwal talks about reinventing himself constantly, going from a corporate professional to an entrepreneur in the AI field, as well as a coach to young leaders.
His venture, EvueMe is a selection robot that simplifies the hiring process and weeds out candidates based on several technical and behavioural attributes. It is completely redoing the recruitment process by making it a lot more efficient and clinical.
He speaks to us about his learnings from his corporate tenure, why it’s worth your time to swap traditional methods of hiring with a new-age one, and why everyone needs a mentor.
Rupak Agarwal, Founder, EvueMe Selection Robot
An engineer turned management professional, an MBA from IIMB 1990 batch, Rupak turned entrepreneur in late 2016 after having led various businesses as CEO/Business Head in his corporate avatar. He brings to the table expertise from 5 different industries right across consumer, technology, telecom, media and real estate In less than a year, his startup EvueMe got National Recognition from Facebook, CIIE, IIM Ahmedabad being a National Winner in ET Power of Ideas 2017 and got recognition and prize money from the Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India.Read More
An infectious dreamer and a visionary leader, Rupak believes in the power of people engagement in executing strategies for impact on top-lines and bottom-lines. Driven by an innate zeal for differentiated value-based leadership, Rupak brings exemplary people leadership and change management skills. He employs a brilliant mosaic of business leadership skills such as sharp commercial acumen, deep consumer connect to pick insights for innovating marketing and customer experience and has very sharp analytical and organization skills in project management, financial planning and formulating strategies and above all motivational people management skills to create high energy impact for a business turnaround. A turnaround specialist, he has successfully transformed businesses into profitable outfits and beloved brands. As an ICF Certified ACC level Coach, Rupak mentors, and coaches young leaders to realize their full potential and evolve as more astute professionals. Rupak’s love for networking has him empanelled as an active committee member of multiple Management Associations such as the CII, AIMA, and NHRDN.
An avid speaker, Rupak loves to inspire his audiences with his visionary zest to become better leaders and create a personal, professional and social impact during their leadership. Common Name misspellings: Roopak, Agrawal, Aggarwal, Aggrawal