Head of Merchant Payments, GoJek
Pratyush Prasanna is the Head of Merchant Payments at GoJek – the Indonesian startup valued at nearly $10 billion. He joins us to talk about his life, work and how he’s made a mark in the tech world. Pratyush was born in the small Indian town of Bhubaneswar, Odisha. After graduating from IIT Kharagpur and IIM Calcutta, Pratyush kicked off a professional career that saw him found several startups, take up leadership roles in companies like PayTM and Poynt and eventually work at GoJek, where he takes care of, amongst other things, GoJek’s 300,000 merchants and an annualised gross transaction value of over $6 billion.