Kanika Gupta Shori is today the epitome of success for any woman entrepreneur. She built Square Yards from scratch with her husband Tanuj Shori after returning to the corporate battlefield from her maternity break and also while nursing her newborn. Today, Square Yards is the foremost realty player in India, having built an end-to-end ecosystem that had one missing puzzle- home interiors. Kanika Gupta Shori was always passionate about home décor, furnishings and design. Her own creativity desired an outlet for a long time and finally, when signals were rife from existing Square Yards clientele about the need for a quality yet affordable home interior service, the Interior Company took off.
This passion project quickly turned into a successfully growing business, having delivered more than 200 projects till date while expanding into offices in Gurgaon, Noida, Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore and Dubai. The company offers hassle-free and end-to-end design solutions along with affordable prices which make it suitable for the middle class and budget home owners. From immersive VR experiences to feel the final product to 3D visualization, the Interior Company has it all up its sleeve. Customers can choose from thousands of customizable designs and products. There is of course easy order management and logistics along with designer workbench, automatic bill generation for materials and real-time status updates on projects.
Kanika Gupta Shori has built a top-class team (mostly female) for the business, which has its own in-house interior designers providing consultation to clients and executing design projects through empanelled vendors. The Interior Company has also tied up with factories in Manesar, Bangalore and Mumbai for customized manufacturing and easier transportation. Plans are afoot to open design experience studios in all Tier-I cities with the first lot coming up in Gurgaon, Noida, Mumbai and Bangalore along with overall expansion into all major Tier-I and Tier-II cities. The Interior Company is targeting leadership in the interior design industry, driven by the futuristic and dynamic vision of its creator, Kanika Gupta Shori.
Square Yards is a technology-enabled, global real estate aggregator and India’s largest player for primary residential real estate. It’s subsidiary Square Capital is one of the largest marketplace for secured mortgages in India. Square Yards platform offers an integrated consumer experience & covers the full real-estate journey from search, discovery to research, transactions, home loans and post-sales service – fully integrating buyers to an extensive network of 500+ partner real estate developers, and 90+ banks & NBFCs. Square Yards is led by accomplished professionals, ex-bankers, and Ivy school alumni and is backed by the competence of more than 2500 employees in 30 cities and ten countries.