Investment banker and private equity professional, Sumat Chopra is a proven business leader and entrepreneur. He has built high-performing teams as well as scaled business operations through technology and brand equity. Currently, he is heading ecommerce at Godrej and leading the omni-channel wave in the country. He was the Co-founder & CEO of Ekstop, India's leading e-grocer, which heexited to the Godrej group. He was featured on leading business and consumer dailies in the country on multiple occasions and won several awards such as site of the year.
Previously, he worked in Capital Marketing & Trading for Goldman Sachs in New York for over five years spending ten years on the East Coast before returning to private equity investing in India. He has also worked for Morgan Stanley and Microsoft Corporation, and founded two startups in college (one providing a daily shopping e-commerce platform for college campuses). Born and raised in Mumbai, he moved to the U.S.to study Computer Science and Business at Carnegie Mellon University and Harvard University. Sumat has an MBA from INSEAD with a stint at Wharton, Upenn.