In this episode, I speak to Amun Thapa, founder, and CEO of Sastodeal, a rising star young CEO of the largest local-born E-commerce platform in #Nepal. #Amazon.com of Nepal.
Nepal’s local leading e-commerce company. Strategic partners with Flipkart & Myntra. Partners with the Government of Nepal, Food Management Division. Marquee investors – Dolma Impact Fund, Televentures, ICTC Group, IME Group. The company is fighting a global giant – Alibaba Group.
Amun and I talk about:
1. His background and journey to founding sastodeal.com
2. What problems he is solving now and How his business model works
3. E-commerce infrastructure in Nepal including Internet and mobile penetration and payment solution (credit card, e-wallet )
4. The problems are not issues but opportunities to grow.
5. The growth strategy map of sastodeal.com; From Nepal to the world.
6. His long term vision for sastodeal.com
7. Who is the nicest person he has ever met in his life.