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Ronak Kumar Samantray

Co- founder, NowFloats


Ronak is the co-founder of NowFloats, a start-up aimed at making the internet relevant for India’s millions of small and medium businesses. NowFloats helps businesses set up, manage and grow their digital presence entirely through a mobile or web app.

He is also the founder of ‘kitsune’, the world’s first serverless framework which can be programmed in HTML to build dynamic serverless applications.

Ronak is the co-inventor and chief advisor of Bolt, the world's first smartphone charger for motorbikes, and the co-designer of a ‘Speech Glove’ which recognises finger gestures and converts them to speech. Before taking the entrepreneurship route, he was a senior software engineer at Microsoft. He graduated with a Bachelor of Technology degree in Computer Science from the College of Engineering and Technology, Bhubaneswar, India.

Ronak is an INK Fellow, an AliBaba Fellow and was listed on the Forbes 30 under 30 for his contributions towards enterprise technology.