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CEO and Founder, Le Tote
Rakesh has had exposure to, and a strong interest in fashion since early in his life in India. His sister, a former fashion designer, had a strong influence on how he thinks about design, commerce and fashion. He moved to the US at the age of 17 to pursue his dreams and has become a successful restaurateur, and previously, an investment banker. Prior to LE TOTE, Rakesh worked for JP Morgan and Ridgecrest Capital in technology M&A, and he started and owns a profitable, thriving restaurant in San Carlos with 32 employees. He holds a double-major B.A. in Economics and Business Management from Wittenberg University.