Shashank Revankar – Kooki – Ankur Capital

Shashank Revankar – Kooki – Ankur Capital

Shashank Revankar pitching Kooki – that develops and manufactures a home voice-control device called Gravity – for TVs, Home Theatres, Set-Top-Boxes, DVD Players and Ac’s – that can be controlled with simple voice commands in English, Hindi, and Kannada.


“The touch-screen on mobiles brought about a revolution in personal electronics in 2000s. The next wave is coming in the form of voice recognition. This is because the only thing better than using our fingers to control the technology around us, is using our voice, “ says Shashank. “If the voice recognition technology has to be mass adopted in India, it has to support Indian languages.”


Shashank Revankar (B.Tech, Electronics & Communications) – experienced in hardware product design, programming and financial management

Anup Naik (B.Tech, Computer Science) – expert Android Developer, with Operations experience

Sharat Kulkarni (B.Tech, Electronics & Communications) – 3+yrs experience in software development at Delphi Automotive. Expert in testing and development

Aditya Kamatar (B.Tech, Computer Science) – Experienced in full-stack web development and Digital media marketing

Some of the previous products developed by this team:

  1. BluKooki – Smartphone based locking and unlocking system for cars –
  2. CarBeat – GPS Tracking and On-Board-Diagnostic dongle for cars