Our Team

Tanul Mishra, CEO

Passionate Foodpreneur. Serial Starter. Brand Builder.

Tanul founded and is the CEO of Afthonia. She leads Afthonia’s vision to handhold early-stage startups as they traverse the Indian financial industry, to help incubate their ideas and to accelerate their innovations. She has also co-founded Eatelish, a successful food service that is a bridge between artisan food makers from across India and consumers.

Capitalizing on over 17 years of experience in Sales, Tanul has led her Eatelish team over the last 5 years to establish a supply chain that ensures smooth local food procurement, recipe organization, ingredients alignment, and doorstep delivery. Today, Eatelish has over 25 suppliers and boasts a presence in 21 stores across India.

Besides being a supply-chain disruptor, Tanul is also an active member of the startup community in India and takes up in speaking engagements at Google Business Group events, Rodinhood and at education institutions

Anna D’souza, Programme Manager

Zealous Startup supporter, Unabashed learner.

After graduating from college with a Bachelor’s in Mass Media, Anna dived right into interning for a young Advertising Agency, hence she is very attuned to the pain and positives of what working for a startup feels like.

At Afthonia she leads the program from Bangalore and is responsible for, Client/Startup reach out, Project planning, Building Afthonia’s Partnerships.
She also connects the incubated startups with Investors, Mentors, Solution providers, Ecosystem partners, and potential Co-founders.
She not only works alongside but is also deeply involved in our startup’s journeys, she helps them maximize their own value and is set out to learn just as much.

Aside from helping startups she tries to help keep the plants at the office stay alive, but with results that can best be described as mixed.

Nabil Nayak, Associate Coordinator

Startup Debutant & Enthusiast

Nabil is currently pursuing his Masters in Strategic Management from Christ University, Bengaluru.
He is the operational champ of Afthonia where his work here is varied with a primary focus around Startup outreach, he also connects with Afthonia’s startups for regular updates and understands their way forward keeping their progress in check.
He is heavily involved in Project planning and initial client communications.

A Social media Whiz, Nabil is responsible for all things in Afthonia’s social media, he develops the inhouse content that we share across all our channels and is the primary force behind redesigning our website.

Afthonia is his first experience in the startup arena, Nabil is a learning sponge and he continues to acquire new knowledge about this space.

Credits to Ameya Shaik for the Portraits.

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