Figuring Out with Raj Shamani

Top 5 Growth Sectors, China Vs India, Indian Economy & Politics - Jayant Sinha | FO154 Raj Shamani

January 03, 2024 Raj Shamani
Figuring Out with Raj Shamani
Top 5 Growth Sectors, China Vs India, Indian Economy & Politics - Jayant Sinha | FO154 Raj Shamani
Show Notes

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In today’s episode of Figuring Out, we have member of parliament, Jayant Sinha in conversation with Raj Shamani. He is a former Venture Capitalist and a Harvard graduate turned Politician. This episode dives deep into opportunities in India, how India is growing, how politicians are made and what it takes to become one.

In this episode, we talked about Jayant sir’s journey, the struggles he faced during his young days and transitions throughout his journey and how he ended up becoming a politician. We also talked about the current reality of India,how India became plus 1 in the world, the top 5 upcoming opportunities in India like financial services, IT services and more. Jayant sir further shared his favourite startups of India and what is it that he likes about them. We also discussed why airline businesses fail and what type of business models work for them.

In the end, we talked about why China is leading in manufacturing and why India has become service centre of the world, why China became global giant, what should India do to win over China in manufacturing and 7 areas India should focus on to make 20 years of progress in next 10-12 years and some challenges that India might face in the future. He also said that in the next 20 years India will reach a 12-15 trillion dollar economy. This episode will give you in-depth insights over every aspect of India and you can grow with the growing India. That’s all we had for you today, until next time, subscribe to our channel and watch new episodes like these every Wednesday and Saturday.

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00:00 - Intro
03:02 - Why are educated people not in politics?
05:46 - Consulting & VC vs Politics
09:45 - Goal of Member of Parliament
12:56 - Massive growth of Indian Economy
20:08 - Top 5 growth sectors in India
26:50 - His favourite startups
28:32 - Why does the airline business fail?
33:36 - How did China beat India?
38:16 - How can India become a global power?
41:20 - Cost of capital
45:00 - 7 steps India should follow to become number 1
49:44 - Conclusion


About Raj Shamani
Raj Shamani is an Entrepreneur at heart that explains his expertise in Business Content Creation & Public Speaking. He has delivered 200+ speeches in 26+ countries. Besides that, Raj is also an Angel Investor interested in crazy minds