Venkat Rao

Mr. Venkat Rao is the Founder and Managing Director of Flash Solutions Pvt Ltd, where he is in charge of overall strategy and financial management. He is also the founder of Ikon Technologies, one of the largest reverse logistic companies of India. He is a seasoned telecom entrepreneur with more than two decades of experience in sales management and marketing for a variety of innovative product categories in India and overseas.

Mr. Venkat Rao’s talents and skills had resulted in the ideation of two B2B applications: F 360 and Minte. Flashgard is based on a similar process to the other two applications, but with considerably more advanced technical and user-friendly features. F 360 is a B2B platform for Flash solutions, which cuts out intermediaries and makes DTR (Direct to Retailer) operations seamless increasing efficiency and saving cost to the retailers. Minte is an exchange platform for used gadgets which used by most of the retailers and ecommerce players in India. Minte also has a B2B platform for retailers to directly access and buy the procured gadgets.

Flashgard was founded with the goal of providing mobile phone users with the on-demand screen protection films that protect their screens from scratches and breaking. This is done with the use of a machine that is controlled by a technological application that contains designs for practically all items with display panels. Flashgard is an on-demand film cut application for electronic devices ideated with an objective to help the retailers to minimize the wastage where the retailers won’t be left with the end of life and non-sellable stocks.