Madhumita Agarwal
Founder & CEO, Oben Electric

Madhumita is a serial entrepreneur and the Founder of Oben Electric, an electric two-wheeler motorcycle start-up in Bengaluru, Karnataka. Through her robust Sales & Marketing competence, she drives the sales & distribution of Oben Electric’s product portfolio, spearheads the company’s marketing vision, finance, overall growth, and expansion. Her prior experience of more than 7 years in the EV domain, along with her ability to envisage a greater EV objective for the country, has played a key role in the formation of the company.
Before founding Oben Electric, she successfully built a bootstrapped, profitable multimillion-dollar-revenue company in Technology Research & Consulting, with thousands of customers across the globe, including various ‘Fortune 500’ and ‘Forbes 2000’ organizations. Madhumita has been bestowed with several awards, including the 'BW Auto World 40 under 40' award in 2024, the 'EMobilityPlus 40 under 40' award in 2023, the ‘Woman Business Leader of the Year’ award by Jagran Media, and the ‘Clean Mobility Leadership 2022’ award from Emobility+ EV State Summit, Karnataka Chapter. She holds a Biotech Engineering degree from BPUT, an LLB from IIT Kharagpur, and an MBA from IIM Bangalore. Her accolades include the prestigious ‘Young Alumni Achiever Award 2019’ from IIT Kharagpur and the ‘Rising Stars Award 2019’ from IIM Bangalore Alumni Association.