Arjun Kapoor turns entrepreneur with food delivery app.
Summary: Actor has invested in an app that aims to empower women
Actor Arjun Kapoor has turned co-investor for a home food delivery company which aims to empower women.
"My aim at investing in Foodcloud.in is to contribute towards a larger societal purpose -- of empowering the homemakers to contribute towards their family income," Kapoor said in a statement.
Led by CEO Vedant Kanoi and co-founder Sanjhi Rajgarhia, the food delivery platform runs on the premise of home cooks delivering hygienic and home-cooked food to customers from their kitchens.
"It not only boosts household income leading to a better lifestyle but also drives gender parity for the woman at home or in her neighbourhood. To me, that's a tiny step towards parity, towards empowerment in society at large," added the 'Ki & Ka' actor.
The 33-year-old star said that by signing on with the Foodcloud.in platform, women can convert their skill set into an economic asset.
For Kanoi, having a "socially conscious youth icon" like Kapoor's support is a dream come true.
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|Publication:||Gulf News (United Arab Emirates)|
|Date:||May 7, 2019|
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