Avantika Daing is the Chief Revenue Officer at Jopwell, a platform that creates professional experiences and opportunities to build a diverse workforce. With 20+ years of management experience, Avantika brings her expertise as an executive leader across marketing, growth strategy, product development and operations for both startups and Fortune 500 companies.
Prior to joining Jopwell, Avantika was the Senior Vice President and General Manager of Growth and Operations at Zomato, a global search and discovery restaurant platform. Under her leadership, she helped Zomato scale to be the largest food discovery platform in the United States, valued at over a billion dollars.
Avantika's 20+ years of management experience include a range of entrepreneurial ventures. She was part of the launch team for the biotech startup Eyetech Inc, which introduced the first drug to treat blindness caused by aging and diabetes. The company successfully IPOed on NASDAQ with a market capitalization of $730 million. She also founded SquareKey, a venture-backed curated online marketplace that provided the Indian consumer access to international premium products. SquareKey, driven by content, launched with partnerships from major fashion houses including BCBG, Nicole Miller, and Nanette Lapore.
Avantika has served as a senior leader at Bristol Myers Squibb, Procter & Gamble and Rubberrmaid, where she specialized in brand development and growth. She earned her EMBA from the Kellogg School of Management and is a board member at TiE, New York. She lives in New York City with her two children and entrepreneur husband, who straddles between New York and Mumbai.