Samyak Mittal is the founder and CEO of Grabaims, who started this venture at the age of 21. A young entrepreneur and an alumnus of St. Stephen’s College, Delhi University (Batch of 2012), he holds an honors degree in Chemistry. Chemistry and technology being his fields of interest, he worked on a research project in 2010 at Indian Association for Cultivation of Science, Kolkata. His work in the Academy on hydrogen economy was published in Angewandte Chemie, a leading scientific journal based in Germany. He furthered his contribution to the field of science by means of a summer research project at The University of Georgia, USA, in the year 2011. The work on tertiary butyl radicals by computational methods was published in the Journal of Chemical Theory and Computation. Completing his graduation in 2012, he joined a leading management consultancy, as an Analyst in July 2012.
Sharanya holds a Master’s degree in Development Studies from London School of Economics and Political Science. She is a Principal Consultant at National Skill Development Agency (formerly office of Advisor to PM on skill development). Having been one of the “Young Professionals” at the Planning Commission, Government of India, she understands the circumstances and needs of the country at a macro level. As the Vice President of an eminent performing arts institution, she possesses the dynamism & vigour needed to vitalize everyday affairs and inspire action. Currently, she is the Curator of the New Delhi Hub of the Global Shapers Community, an initiative of the World Economic Forum.
An alumnus of St. Stephen’s College, Delhi University, Ashima Chopra completed her graduation in Chemistry in 2012. With a flair for the written word, she takes care of the creative requirements at Grabaims. She interned as a content writer at a Hyderabad based online motivational portal and has been a member of the Editorial Board for the annual magazines of her school and college. Chemistry being her field of interest, she undertook research work in Materials Chemistry at Delhi University for a short period and is currently pursuing M.Sc. (Chemistry) from Department of Chemistry, Panjab University, Chandigarh.
Namrata completed her B Com from Delhi University and M Com from Delhi School of Economics. She has successfully cleared Level 1 and Level 2 of CFA. She worked as an analyst in Feedback Infra, a management consultancy. She also brings a rich experience of payment industry spending valuable amount of her time in Equity Research at Evalueserve. Namrata, with her rich academic background and knowledge of finance aims to scale up the reach and operations of Grabaims.
Divya is in her second year of Journalism and Mass Communication course from Lady Shri Ram College, New Delhi. She is an avid photographer and hopes to build a career in photo journalism in the future. Apart from pursuing photography as a hobby, she has also executed varied photography assignments. She is an athlete and basketball player and has represented her school (The Mother’s International School, New Delhi), at various inter-school and zonal level tournaments. She is a member of the LSR Debating Society and has participated in inter-college debates. She also volunteers at the Becoming I Foundation, a Delhi-based educational NGO for underprivileged children.
Mrinalini is pursuing a bachelors in journalism and mass communication from Lady Shri Ram College for Women. She has extensively worked for underprivileged children through a local government school and Becoming I Foundation where she is currently a Project Coordinator. She is an avid reader and has a flair for creative writing. Her article was featured in the Student's Edition of The Times of India
Raghav is pursuing Bachelor of Business Studies from Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies (C.B.S.). He has recently earned a certification in Operations Management from Wharton, University of Pennsylvania. He is trained in 'Ethical Hacking' and knows HTML & CSS language as well. Apart from his academic excellence, he enjoys singing and playing guitar and is an organising committee member of the Music Society in his college.