Darshan Somashekar is a technology entrepreneur who built & sold two startups. Darshan co-founded drop.io, a media sharing startup that was acquired by Facebook in 2010. He also co-founded Imagine Easy Solutions, a research and citation platform, which was acquired by Chegg in 2016. Darshan served as Chegg’s VP of Product for its newly-formed Writing Tools group until his transition in mid-2019. He now focuses on angel investment, advisory, and entrepreneurship.
Darshan graduated from Brown University with a degree in Public Policy & American Institutions. He worked as an Associate Consultant at Bain & Company in New York after graduation.
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