Charu Kalia

New Delhi, India

Co-founder | Business Development | OUTDESIGN.CO - Industrial Design & Product Development

About Charu

Leading Business Development at Outdesign.Co

We are a (physical) Product Development company based in India, specializing in Industrial Design /Product Design, Mechanical Engineering & Prototyping of wearable devices, IOT products, home automation devices and consumer electronics in general.

Located across 6 Continents, our clients range from new upcoming Hardware Startups who have a functional prototype of their electronics and are now looking for a sleek design for their product, to Global Manufacturing Brands looking to refresh existing product lines or enter new markets.

We help startups and entrepreneurs with Industrial Design, Mechanical Engineering and Prototyping of their product along with developing their Branding & Identity, Packaging Design and all the support they need in order to bring their product to market, fast.

A Design-centered approach combined with a strong engineering expertise is the key value we bring to our client's projects.

We define ourselves as being a hybrid of an industrial design studio and a mechanical engineering firm.This uniqueness is what sets us apart and enables us to focus on the 'bigger picture' alongside you.

Work Experience



July 2017 - Today

Working with Hardware Startups, Brands and Manufacturers located across 6 continents, helping them create winning products, primarily for the US/EU and Asian markets.

Regional Director

LetsVenture - Global fundraising platform for startups

November 2015 - June 2017

India General Manager

Citrix Startup Accelerator

June 2013 - October 2015

Key Accounts Manager, West India


May 2010 - January 2013

Manager, Marketing & Sales Ops, UK


September 2005 - March 2010

Technical Support Engineer

Hewlett Packard

July 2004 - June 2005


Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University

Software Engineering

2000 - 2004


Google Digital Marketing Professional Program

Manipal University