Cookups is Bangladesh's largest online marketplace for homemade food with its' own delivery fleet. We use technology to empower women by enabling them to earn an income from home. They sell their food to diners who prefer to eat wholesome food from hygienic environments rather than restaurants.
I have studied Sociology and Anthropology at Denison University, OH. I worked as a journalist for two years, writing about social issues pertaining to women. Cookups is my first foray into entrepreneurship.
Started off in digital media & e-commerce with Ogilvy in New York. Most recently he headed marketing at Bikroy. His current and previous projects include Cookups, Oi Khali, the break, and the Farmers Market.
We started the platform as a Facebook group and currently have 50,500 members and 35,000 active users. Since we launched our app in Aug 2017, we have had 8,540 downloads out of which 7,740 users have registered with us. We have 4210 monthly active users on our app and 5,311 orders per month. We have 559 registered Cooks who sell food worth 31,250 USD per month.
- 3rd in Seedstars Bangladesh