Kunal Shah @ Unpluggd Conf 2019: “Fail fast is a nonsense advice for founders.” (Exclusive AMA)

Kunal Shah. founder of CRED, and earlier the founder of Freecharge, was at UnPluggd Conference 2019 and he had a freewheeling conversation with Ashish Sinha (Founder, NextBigWhat) and a hatke AMA with the audience.

Kunal has earned a reputation for his blunt but honest takes on Indian startups, entrepreneurship and the ecosystem and he was in fine form at UnPluggd Conference, pulling no punches and addressing a number of somewhat sticky topics.

Covering subjects such as:

  • Identifying opportunities and evaluating them.
  • Lessons learnt in his entrepreneurship journey.
  • Why ‘fail fast’ is nonsense advice.
  • Why CRED was built and what they seek to do.
  • How to identify Product Market Fit
  • Does the data revolution in India actually present an opportunity or not?
  • Cultural differences in India that founders and product people should account for.
  • Why startups and founders in India live in echo chambers and how he avoids them.
  • The process he follows to bring empathy into his product teams.

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