Capital Float is an online platform that provides working capital finance to small and medium enterprises (SME) in India. The company offers flexible, short-term loans that can be used to purchase inventory, service new orders or optimize cash cycles. Borrowers can apply online in minutes, select desired repayment terms and receive funds in their bank accounts in seven days with minimal hassle. Capital Float is the trade name of Zen Lefin Pvt. Ltd., a non-banking finance company (NBFC) registered with the RBI. Headquartered in Bangalore, Capital Float is led by an experienced management team with prior careers in blue-chip companies such as McKinsey & Company, Gokaldas Exports, Oracle, Citibank, Capital First and Wipro, and advanced degrees from leading universities around the world such as Stanford University, Princeton University, IIT Mumbai, The London School of Economics and Delhi University.
Sashank is a former strategy consultant and investor with global experience across developed and emerging markets. Prior to Capital Float, Sashank was an Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Company, where he advised several leading financial institutions, investment funds, governments and foundations on business strategy, governance, operations and risk management. Sashank completed his MBA from Stanford University and graduated magna cum laude in Economics from Princeton University.
Gaurav has deep operating experience in India with detailed knowledge of complex supply chains. Prior to Capital Float, he ran operations for Gokaldas Exports, India’s largest apparel manufacturer employing 40,000 people with $250 million in revenues. As COO, he had complete P&L responsibility for a major business line and led the implementation of lean manufacturing across company units. Gaurav completed his MBA from Stanford University and graduated from Christ University with distinction in Commerce.