PODCAST: PUNIT SONI ON WORKING IN SILICON VALLEY & COMING TO AMERICA

Punit Soni

Punit Soni is an engineer, investor and advistor to startups. He is an ex-Googler and the former Chief Product Officer of Flipkart, an Indian ecommerce company.

We sat down with Soni to talk about his journey to America from Mumbai, India. What prompted him to pursue a MBA degree after working as an engineer in Silicon Valley for a few years? He did not succeed the first time around in getting into a MBA program. So, What prompted him to try again and again? What did he do differently that got him into Wharton’s MBA program?  Armed with a MBA degree Soni joined Google.

LISTEN: PUNIT SONI ON WORKING IN SILICON VALLEY& COMING TO AMERICA:

Disrupt yourself is a mantra that Soni follows and he credits his mother for instilling that thought in him. After working at Flipkart for a year Soni is back in Silicon Valley.

This interview was originally aired on TV in the USA.

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