V C Karthic is the founder-director of Buzzworks, a mid sized Indian staffing firm with over 8,000 employees. Buzzworks aims to be an INR 200 Crore revenue company in FY 2016-17.
He started his career as a copywriter and helped launch TimesFM (what is now Radio Mirchi) in Chennai. From there, he acquired domain expertise and helped launch companies in the Internet, experiential marketing, loyalty and software spaces.
He was also CEO of WoNoBo.com, India’s richest mapping platform and helped turn around the company as well as pivot their business models and partnerships leading to a USD 10m fund raiser.
Karthic is also an active angel investor with investments in a clutch of startups in the B2B space.
Apart from work, Karthic also volunteers as a mentor and advisor for startup communities and eco-systems. He lives in Mumbai with his wife and son, always pining for a long motorcycle ride on every weekend