Using a tech platform to intelligently map and resolve problems in slums


Groundata is intelligently mapping slums using a multi-pronged approach by leveraging machine learning, GIS and crowdsourcing; assessing slums on basis of relevant United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, creating communities for holistic slum development and lastly improving slum economy via livelihood generation and financial inclusion.


Bethun Bhowmik

He is the founder of Groundata and he has been an entrepreneur/intrapreneur most of his life and has 9+ years experience in growth, strategy, operations, fundraising and community building. He led global growth at Crowdera - across North America, SE Asia and India; was in a leadership role at Olacabs where he helped build three verticals and also led the growth of Techstars across India and South Asia. He is a 2X founder with 1 exit and a failed venture

Yogesh Pugalia

He is the CTO and he has 8+ years of experience in frontend, backend and machine learning. He's a full stack developer & ML engineer associated with Adobe for 6 years and has worked on projects on highly scalable distributed systems and cloud technologies.

Dr. Biyas Bhowmik Sarkar

He is a doctor who has been working for the past 6 years for improvement of rural healthcare across Karnataka and West Bengal and is passionate about improving health at the bottom of the pyramid. She has conducted 30+ blood donation camps, immunisation camps and free health checkup camps.

Aditya Patro

He is the Head of Business Development and he has 15+ years experience in Program management, business development & delivery. He has deep expertise in leading corporate Innovation programs and has won several awards during his stint in Africa, Australia, and Europe; 1X entrepreneur


Non-Profit Ecosystem
Pan India
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