Suresh Rangarajan Kidambi (SRK) exudes the image of an absolute trendsetter, leveraging his unique combination of internet, financial services & real estate experience, to create intelligent & disruptive products in the asset-rental spaces

  • Top performer in academics all through his education – School topper, Chartered Accountant and an Exec MBA from Yale University
  • A born leader – School Pupil Leader during his school days to College Union Leader to Valedictorian for the Class of 2016 at Yale University
  • And for the record, hails from a simple middle class brahmin family with highest virtues of integrity, sincerity and truthfulness

Track Record

  • Joined Citibank in 1994 and rose up to become one of the youngest VPs
  • Worked across Europe & Middle East on risk management & new product development at Citibank
  • Known for his ability to create new products, joined as part of the JV between Citi & Times Group called Times of Money
  • Went on to be the CEO at this venture in his early 30s and created the “World’s largest online money transfer service” under the brand
  • Successful exit of Rs.12 Bn for the investors with returns of 120X in 7 years!
  • Set up an online financial super market – Artha Money & Property. Successfully marketed & sold 15 Mn sq ft & 8000 units
  • Backed & supported many entrepreneurs & businesses as an advisor & sounding board. Has the ability to identify young talent nurture them by being their mentor & friend!

Suresh Rangarajan Kidambi

Founder & CEO at Colive & India’s leading PropTech