We are Rotimatic

We break boundaries. We build delightful intelligent solutions, to help people lead healthier lives.






million rotis
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Evolution of Rotimatic

Be an integral part of change

At Rotimatic, we value creativity, diversity, and dedication. Different perspectives. Different ideas. Different cultures. We make sure each voice is heard.

We are inventors, creators, disruptors and we look for people from around the world who are hungry, fierce, passionate, and will work to make a difference to the lives of our users. We are not afraid and we never say no. We aim to attract believers who are willing to put their ideas to test.

We are transforming the way people cook and eat by bringing robotics to the kitchen top. With a revenue of USD 20 million in our first year, and 33+ million rotis made across 20 countries by 45,000+ happy families, we are the next big thing waiting to happen.

Let’s do this. Together.


Rishi Israni

Rishi Israni

CEO & Co-Founder

Rishi Israni is the Co-founder and CEO of Zimplistic Inventions. He is an award winning deep-tech serial innovator and one of the most successful young entrepreneurs in the startup community in Asia. Rishi has been instrumental in adding the AI and IoT capabilities to Rotimatic. He wrote the first version of Rotimatic’s software and has authored six patents. Zimplistic is now selling in 20 countries and now has a team of over a hundred employees. Connecting the dots between technology, health, wellness and innovation, he is constantly looking to add value to his creations through new technology.

Pranoti Nagarkar

Pranoti Nagarkar

Co-CEO & Founder

Pranoti Nagarkar is the Founder and co-Chief Executive Officer at Zimplistic Inventions. In 2008, Pranoti quit her job and started working on the first Rotimatic prototype, investing all her personal savings and time to make her dream a reality. Eight years, eleven iterations, and thirty-seven patents later, Pranoti invented the first ever fully automated kitchen robot -Rotimatic. After successfully launching in 20 countries, Pranoti now spearheads the scaling of Zimplistic. She is also involved in the technology, design and innovation which is continuously evolving.


Rotimatic is home to engineers and creatives, misfits and number crunchers. We believe in doing things differently. We’re headquartered in Singapore, and we invest in the people and projects that make our world better, weirder, and more human.


Board Members

Jan Westerhues

Jan Westerhues


Jan Westerhues is Investment Partner and authorized signatory with Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH (RBVC) in Frankfurt, Germany. Jan takes special interest in technology and investments in the area of service robotics. Prior to this position Jan was responsible for Bosch Corporate Strategy in the Asia Pacific region, based in Shanghai, China. He gathered extensive experience in strategy consulting before joining the Bosch Group. Jan holds a degree in engineering and business administration (Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing.) from the Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany and is a CFA charter holder.

Hian Goh

Hian Goh


Hian Goh is a Founding Partner of NSI Ventures, a Series A venture capital fund focused on Technology and Internet companies in South East Asia. Prior to NSI Ventures, Hian was the Founder of the Asian Food Channel (AFC), a 24 Hour food and lifestyle Pay TV network, which was acquired by Scripps Networks in 2013.Hian began his career as an investment banker and was a founding member of the Salomon Smith Barney Technology investment banking practice in Asia, (now part of Citigroup) in 1999.Hian graduated with a degree in Jurisprudence (Law) from Trinity College, Oxford, and an MBA from INSEAD. He is also a Reserve Officer with the Singapore Navy and is a Board Member of the Singapore Science Centre.

Bharath Mandloi

Bharat Mandloi


Bharat Mandloi, a Mechanical engineer with master’s in International business began the career in international commodity trading and later as entrepreneur switching to building business from scratch in the field of processing of specialty metals with a successful exit. He has 35 years of commodities, international Business and investments experience. He has lived and worked in more than dozen countries within Asia, Europe and north America developing global business experience and network.

Apart from managing specialty metals processing operations in Singapore, he actively manages a diversified portfolio In tech startup companies.

Deepak Gurnani

Deepak Gurnani


Deepak G Gurnani is a seasoned entrepreneur with 38 successful years of experience in various industries ranging from lifestyle to technology. Over the decades, Deepak Gurnani has mentored many businesses, Zimplistic being one of the enterprises he is most passionate about. Apart from being a full-time investor, the 52-year old Singaporean is also a dedicated selfless community worker having headed many prestigious organisations in over 2-decades of community work. He firmly believes in work-life balance. He feels ‘Rotimatic’ is just the solution to achieve this by saving time and manual effort.

Deepak Gurnani

Chow Boon Tan


Tan Chow Boon is a Managing Partner of Credence Partners Pte. Ltd., a private equity fund manager providing growth stage capital and expertise to SMEs within the Manufacturing, Information Communication Technology, Services, Logistics and Consumer sectors. Credence was founded by the Partners – Koh Boon Hwee, Tan Chow Boon and Seow Kiat Wang in 2006. Chow Boon began his career in 1984 at Hewlett-Packard and in 1991, co-founded an EMS company with the Partners, which was subsequently listed as Omni Industries in 1997. The group grew to a revenue size of ~US$1 billion before being acquired by Celestica Inc in 2001. He obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the National University of Singapore and his Executive MBA from the Golden Gate University, California.

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