Buildnext, An Ingenious Solution to Ease Construction Woes
Kochi: BuildNext.in is a multi-channel building material procurement platform for construction professionals and customers. The BuildNext’s web-based user interface enables customers to prepare their building budget and make right purchase decisions by staying within the budget limit.
BuildNext bagged Destination Kerala Startup Awards 2017 in the 'Most Promising Startup Team' category
“Proprietary VR technology enables customers to take a virtual stroll inside their future home and select products by ‘trying them out’. Experience Centres are currently live in Kochi and Kozhikode, and will soon come up in Manjeri, Thiruvananthapuram and Palakkad,” says Gopikrishnan V, Founder-Director, BuildNext. BuildNext Experience Centres help customers utilise the technology solutions through the course of construction. Finaz Naha, who earlier worked with Amazon, is the Co-founder /Director of BuildNext. Both Gopikrishnan and Finaz were batchmates at the Indian Institute of Management, Bengaluru. Gopikrishnan is also a BArch graduate from IIT Kharagpur.
The duo spent years brainstorming the idea with industry experts before launching the technology company in October 2015 with angel investments. BuildNext has several tie-ups with manufacturers and distributors of building materials as well as logistic partners to provide a hassle-free and rewarding purchase experience in the sector.