we are

e&i, is a platform of a spirited team, coming together as business consultants
for small and medium start ups and existing businesses.

what we do

we are business designers, working with entrepreneurs and existing businesses partnering them with our end to end strategic business consulting support through:

invest: investing in business that we are passionate about;
incubate: incubating companies and business enterprises;
enable: enabling startups from a ‘dream to reality’ and assisting established businesses in growth plans.

at the heart of it, e&i not just as an enterprise, or an organization. it’s a spirit that challenges the conventions of how businesses are conceived and run. in this world of hypercompetition and sea of sameness, it is our testimony to the world as to how by tapping into the power of ideas, emotions and synergies, businesses can create magical successes.

we invest

tapping into the power of &, e&i intends to identify potential growth areas and leveraging on its strategic expertise, intends to set up new companies in partnership with other existing businesses on equity sharing model.

sharing its passion for branding and ideas that helptransform businesses, we have entered into partnershipwith the enterprising team at origami creative services tostart pure play brand consulting initiative, bloombox.

extending our core purpose of creating unconventionalapproach to marketing, we partnered an experienced teamof technology marketing services professionals to launchthe younion, a focussed community marketing platform fortechnology majors.

we incubate

an ongoing engagement model, where in we partner in conceptualizing and delivering the product or service offering, to assisting founder members with our strategic inputs in shaping the entire spectrum of business. our strategic inputs cover right from the business model, revenue model, marketing approach, organizational design and development, financial practices and operational model.

equity participation in an organization where in we offer our strategic end to end business consulting services instead of a project fee.

some of our work:

eleven elements:
a film + digital art studio.


to be launched fashion brand:
a new product design
concept in the fashion space.

hike shoes:
a new concept in footwear,
an ecommerce model.


we enable

enabling startups from a ‘dream to reality’ and assisting established businesses in growth plans.
in this end to end engagement model, we partner with our strategic consulting inputs in conceptualizing the business plan from an idea to final execution. we monitor the entire development phase of the project with our strategic inputs cover right from the business model, business plan, revenue model, marketing approach, brand marketing initiatives, financial plan and operational model.

some of our work:

stark communications:
kerala and south indias creative hothouse

stark communications was looking at a fresh approach to its advertising at large, relooking at thier 'brand of advertising'. we insitutionalised this, set briefing and creative approaches, trained them and mentored them to the new stark way.


stark world publishing:
travel publishing company

having redefined their business model and their publishing model, we assisted the next growth phase for the business.

we worked as their principal marketing and brand consultants engineering the development of their newer series/books, taking them from a 3 book company to a 12 book major.

ira-the lifestyle villa:
a first of a kind lifestyle villa in mangalore

conceptualized the business model from an idea of starting just a spa and a salon to a lifestyle villa with a unique one stop salon, spa, boutique and a tea lounge, a lifestyle destination. we engineered the business plan, revenue model, menu concept, experience design, interior design, branding and communication.


our native village eco resorts:
india’s first chain of 100 % eco resort

we helped in recreating the experience of a native indian village. we assisted in planning and monitoring the marketing and brand management initiatives for a year.
we also assisted in co-creating an extension for the business into a soul spa.


get cloud ready:
a cloud computing initiative

when a technologist, janakiram msv, an independent, unbiased and neutral authority on cloud computing, intended to create a business platform with get cloud ready™, we assisted him in conceiving both these web platforms.


origami creative concepts:
an advertising boutique

origami creative concepts was looking at a shifting their gears and was looking for an experienced advertising and branding partner to help them get to the next level of their outlook towards their work and the agency at large. this involved a set of new thinking, process and training - all aligning to the new creative approach for origami.


the e&i league

founder members: roby g mathew & rahul chawda

roby g mathew

rahul chawda:

e&i believes in the power of & - when people with different skills sets come together, there is magic created. if you are interested in being part of the e&i league, please get in touch with us.

our edge

what is our edge - our thinking and all the fuss around the e's &'s and i's:

a fresh thinking that brings in the three pillars of building ‘business brands’ and engineering business successes:
the power of e's-emotion. extraordinary. energy. edge. excitement.
the power of &-tap into the magic of &. synergies.
the power of i's-ideas. insight. imagination. inspiration. intuition.

- making the consumer the boss of your business
- the power of making an emotional connection with the consumer
- bringing energies/ synergistic businesses together to benefit mutually from this association – the power of and
- developing all functional and emotional aspects of your business emanating from an idea-the power of insights, ideas, and creativity as a gateway to sustainable competitive advantage for businesses.

with this as our guiding force, we have developed a business model that will help businesses make this journey from a dream to reality and then an ultimate business success. our inside:out model brings in the harmony of the soul – the business purpose, heart – the business brand idea and the body – functional and emotional aspects; of the business brand for the team towards achieving their inspirational dream.

get in touch with us

roby g mathew
+91 98451 88230

rahul chawda
+91 98452 52606