Establishing an ecosystem where world class hygiene is easily available to all
At Spotless, our mission is to develop outstanding hygiene products and raise awareness about the importance of maintaining a good hygienic routine anywhere you are. The Spotless portable jet spray is proof of our commitment to quality, satisfaction, and customers’ comfort.
The People Behind Spotless
Akarsh K. Hebbar
Co-founder, Ex-consultant, Digital Alchemist, winner at trivial pursuit
“I strongly believe that health is a human right, and that people can live up to their fullest potential only when they are enabled to be their healthiest. ‘Health and hygiene with you, wherever you go,'' is a personal as well as global vision for humanity for me.”
Akarsh Hebbar has been the Managing Director of AvanStrate Inc. since 2018. Prior to this, he wore several hats at leading global organisations such as McKinsey, Oracle & Google. He is a London Business School alumnus, in addition to having a bachelor’s degree in engineering.
In keeping with his personal mission of health for all, Akarsh also mentors several early-stage startups that practise the ‘Effective Altruism’ model, such as WATOR (water filtration hygiene), Suvita (vaccination delivery systems for rural India), GFI (food waste research), among many others.
Rahul A. Shetty
Co-founder, Ex-banker, Consolation prize winner on Trivial Pursuit
“Didn’t realise how simple it was to bridge the gap between culture and personal hygiene. Truly believe that necessity is the mother of all invention.”
Rahul currently runs a Real Estate fund in the UK. Prior to this he was an Investment Banker with banks such as Lehman Brothers, Nomura and Barclays. He is a Duke University alumnus and also holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering. He is an entrepreneur at heart working on creating and mentoring health and hygiene start-ups focussed on immunity and nourishment from food.
Rahul Shetty is originally from Mumbai and currently lives in London.
Priya A. Hebbar
Conglomerate Board Director, Animal Welfare Evangelist, Music Producer
“It’s funny how seemingly large problems facing humanity can be solved with simple fixes led by creative thinking!”
Priya Hebbar is a Director at Vedanta Resources Ltd. She is the co-founder of YODA, a leading animal welfare organisation in the country that has rescued, homed, and provided medical care to 1million+ animals in the last 8+ years.
She is also a professional music producer, vocalist, and guitarist and has recently released her first solo song, Freedom Movement under her musical sobriquet, Faynyx.
Deepika D. Thapliyal
Senior Editor Manager, Slow & Proud 5K runner, Wellfed Shopper
“Finally I don’t have to shower every time I go to the loo”
Deepika has been a journalist for 15 years, first in India where she worked as a business correspondent in print and television.
She moved to the UK in 2011 where she has been covering the commodities sector as a senior journalist for the last ten years. It was in the UK that she realised she missed her hand jet more than her family back home, as she grew tired of repeated showers everytime she went to the loo.