Gagan Biyani is an entrepreneur, marketer, and writer. He was a co-founder and President of Udemy, an online education company, and also was co-founder and CEO of Sprig, a food delivery company that raised $60 million in venture capital.
He started the Growth Hackers Conference, was interim head of growth at Lyft and a writer at TechCrunch when each was less than 30 employees. In 10 years in Silicon Valley, he has had 7 co-founders, his companies have raised over $200 million in venture capital, employed over 1,500 employees.
He’s also been named to Fast Company’s Most Creative People and Forbes’ 30 under 30 list. Sprig was eventually shut down, while Udemy is the category leader in online courses. He spent the last 2 years on sabbatical where he immersed himself in the cultures of Latin America, Africa and Asia.
Currently, Gagan has started a Growth Acceleration Program for startups in the EU and ME with former VP Marketing at PayPal Matt Lerner – https://startupcorestrengths.com/gagan-biyani-matt-lerner-10×10-growth-program/. This is a side project to help startups while he figures out his next thing.