Founder and CEO of Enfavr, a peer-to-peer market to share services reciprocally.
She has diversified experience in Product Strategy, Product Management, Technology and General management. A well-timed sabbatical from eBay, where she previously worked as a Product Head and lead several strategic initiatives for Big Data, led her to take up entrepreneurship as her next adventure.
At Enfavr, she is focused on using blockchain for creating a community currency. She specializes in conceptualizing, building internet based technology products and platforms. Prior to eBay, she was the Director of Media and Front Doors at Yahoo! - and launched Yahoo!'s Sports and Entertainment Media verticals which were ranked Top 3 in their categories. Prior to Yahoo!, Aparna was Director of e-Commerce, at Omnicell, where she started as an Engineer and quickly rose to own general management responsibilities for their e-Commerce Platform. Aparna is an avid Jazz music listener, loves reading stories about leadership, courage, biographies and World Wars, collecting Portuguese pottery and hiking the beautiful outdoors of California.
Aparna is also actively involved in charity work. She is currently the President of UVCE Foundation US, her alma-mater and directs the Philanthropy program which provides scholarships to economically and socially disadvantaged youngsters to pursue their dreams of a Technology education. She is also the Bay Area Ambassabor for Parikrma Humanity Foundation, an education non-profit organization in India.
Aparna is an alumna of the Stanford Business School, has a BS degree in Electrical Engineering from Bangalore University and a Master's Degree in Engineering Management from Santa Clara University.