Berkeley, California





Darshan Shankar

Founder & CEO at Flotype

Darshan is currently CEO at Flotype, a venture-backed startup he founded in 2010. He has raised $1.4 million in financing from investors like Y Combinator, Andreessen Horowitz, Ron Conway & SV Angel, Salesforce.com and Yuri Milner. Darshan works on all aspects of the business including financing, recruiting, marketing, business development, technology evangelism, and engineering. His work has been covered by TechCrunch, MSNBC, Business Insider, GigaOm, Mashable, and other media outlets.

Previously, Darshan worked at CardMunch which was acquired by LinkedIn in 2010. He studied Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at UC Berkeley.