Young entrepreneurs Ritesh Marwadi of We Fear Silence Pvt. Ltd and Ravi Singhal from Social Aves Pvt Ltd managed to reach the Top 7 at the Global Student Entrepreneur Awards in Calcutta this week. The duo who were representing Nepal faced a tough competition against young entrepreneurs from over 40 countries. The winning entrepreneur will go onto receive exposure, professional contacts and US $10,000 cash prize.
Ritesh Marwadi from We Fear Silence has been organizing events of various types in Nepal for more than a year. From invitees only events to new years parties with international DJ’s, Ritesh has quickly built a name for his company and himself. The young entrepreneur is also currently in full-time education. During the initial round, Ritesh came second from Nepal with Ravi Singhal clinching the first position as the lead representative from Nepal. Singhal’s company Social Aves is the first social media company of Nepal. The duo will be heading back to Kathmandu on Monday.