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Amit Ray

Uber

Type: Investor and Mentor

Preferred Industries: Art Digital Media E-Commerce Education Financial Inclusion FinTech Food Health & Welness Internet of Things Manufacturing Marketplace Media and Entertainment Real Estate Renewable Energy SaaS Services Technology Transportation Travel and Tourism

Brief Profile: Worked in MNCs for about a decade in areas ranging from programming to product management, business development and financial planning. Founded a tourism startup as well as a marketing agency. Current ... more

Prashant Gupta

Grant Thornton India LLP

Type: Mentor

Preferred Industries: Agriculture E-Commerce FinTech Healthcare Internet of Things Medical Devices Technology Telecom Industry

Brief Profile: Chartered Accountant with 17+ years’ multi sectoral experience (Commodities, Agriculture, Infrastructure, Life Sciences and Health Care (LSHC), Telecom & Public Sector, BFSI & Exchanges) across dive ... more

Somesh Bhagat

#BusinessOutcomes@SomeshBhagat Consult

Type: Mentor

Preferred Industries: B2B Big Data Cloud Infrastructure CRM Data Analytics E-Commerce Education Financial Inclusion FinTech Hardware Internet of Things IT Marketing Product Management SaaS Social Media Software Telecom Industry

Brief Profile: www.linkedin.com/in/SomeshBhagat www.twitter.com/SomeshBhagat

Vinod Kumar

SDRC INDIA ADVISORS

Type: Investor and Mentor

Preferred Industries: Agriculture B2B Big Data Biotechnology Cloud Infrastructure CRM Customer Electronics Dairy Digital Media E-Commerce Education F&B FinTech FMCG Food Hospitality Internet of Things SaaS

Brief Profile: Hon. President India SME Forum, Startup & SME Ecosystem & Investment Specialist

Praveen Sinha

Pincap

Type: Investor and Mentor

Preferred Industries: Agriculture FinTech Internet of Things IT Logistics Manufacturing Marketing Medical Devices Mobile Renewable Energy

Brief Profile: Praveen Sinha is currently the Managing Director of PinCap, an alternative lending platform focused on bridging the debt financing gap for SMEs. He is a serial entrepreneur with experience of leadin ... more

Bhavesh Manglani

Delhivery

Type: Mentor

Preferred Industries: Data Analytics Design E-Commerce Hardware Internet of Things Logistics Mobile Product Management Technology Telecom Industry Transportation

Brief Profile: Bhavesh is co-founder at Delhivery. Delhivery, an e-commerce enabler helps merchants and brands create successful online businesses through e-Commerce technology and core logistics enabling the entire ... more

Rahul Agarwal

Frost & Sullivan

Type: Investor and Mentor

Preferred Industries: Agriculture B2B Big Data Biotechnology Cloud Infrastructure Communication CRM Crowdfunding Data Analytics Design Digital Media E-Commerce Energy Financial Inclusion FinTech Hardware Internet of Things IT Logistics Manufacturing Media and Entertainment Medical Devices Mobile Online Business Portal Product Management SaaS Services Social Media Software Technology Telecom Industry Transportation Travel and Tourism

Brief Profile: With F&S as a consultant. Have experience across strategy, research and investment banking

Sushane Chopra

Gaja Capital

Type: Investor and Mentor

Preferred Industries: Dairy E-Commerce Education F&B FMCG Food Health & Welness Sports Technology

Brief Profile: Mr Chopra is a Principal with Gaja Capital and is based in Mumbai. He has close to eight years of experience in private equity and consulting. At Gaja Capital, Mr Chopra has co-led firm’s investment ... more

Udayraj Prabhu

Marico Limited

Type: Mentor

Preferred Industries: Agriculture Beauty F&B FMCG Food Health & Welness Hospitality Logistics

Brief Profile: Rich experience in FMCG industry (supply-chain, Procurement & IT) supplemented by Consulting experience & Hospitality industry experience.

Chirayu Wadke

SeedPlus

Type: Investor

Preferred Industries: Technology

Brief Profile: Ex Google, now early stage VC in Singapore

Arvind Sankaran

Im@ginarium Advisors

Type: Mentor

Preferred Industries: Big Data Data Analytics FinTech

Brief Profile: Arvind has global expertise in retail banking and wealth management, built over 25 years with focus on ASEAN markets. Key experiences include credit card and branch network startups; and transformatio ... more

Bikas Chandra Mandal

Institute of Engineering and Management

Type: Mentor

Preferred Industries: CRM Customer Electronics E-Commerce Education Energy Manufacturing Marketing Marketplace Mobile Online Business Portal Product Management Services

Brief Profile: After B.Tech. from IIT Bombay in Mechanical Engineering started my career as Commissioning Engineer in BHEL in 1981( 2 yrs 8 months). After PGDM ,IIM Calcutta (84-86, 21st batch) worked in consumer d ... more

Pradeep Gupta

Cyber Media (India) Limited

Type: Investor and Mentor

Preferred Industries: Media and Entertainment

Brief Profile: Pradeep Gupta is the Chairman of the CyberMedia Group, South Asia's first and largest specialty media house, with brands like Dataquest, PCQuest, Voice&Data, DARE, CIOL, Global Services, etc. CyberMed ... more

Kishore kumar Devara

StartupXseed Ventures

Type: Investor and Mentor

Preferred Industries: Advertising Big Data Data Analytics E-Commerce FinTech Hardware Internet of Things IT Logistics Marketing Product Management Renewable Energy SaaS Software Technology

Brief Profile: Investment Analysis @ StartupXseed.

Vikas Dosala

Asian Paints Limited

Type: Mentor

Preferred Industries: Big Data CRM E-Commerce FMCG Internet of Things IT Marketplace Mobile Online Business Portal Product Management Technology

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Manish Singla

Client Associates

Type: Investor and Mentor

Preferred Industries: Financial Inclusion FinTech Healthcare Internet of Things Real Estate Renewable Energy

Brief Profile: Manish Singla, an alumnus of IIT Delhi & IIM Calcutta, is spearheading international practice of Client Associates. He is also leading NCR practice of CA. With a career spanning 14+ years, Manish has ... more

IFTKHAR ALI

ALIQAN Technologies

Type: Mentor

Preferred Industries: CRM Design Digital Media E-Commerce Education IT Marketplace Mobile Online Business Portal Product Management Services Software Technology

Brief Profile: The CEO and Managing Director of ALIQAN Technologies/ALIQAN Trainings is an MBA from prestigious IIM Calcutta and in addition to delivering technology and process enabled transformation for key client ... more

BIBHAS MONDAL

COGNIZANT

Type: Mentor

Preferred Industries: Agriculture Big Data Cloud Infrastructure CRM Data Analytics Digital Media E-Commerce Education Energy Financial Inclusion FinTech Health & Welness Healthcare Internet of Things IT Marketing Online Business Portal Product Management Renewable Energy Software Technology Travel and Tourism

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V J PRAKASH MADATILKAT

Rtd. from Moser Baer, Previous Bharti

Type: Mentor

Preferred Industries: Customer Electronics Manufacturing Marketing Telecom Industry

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Mohit Gupta

Lead Angels

Type: Investor and Mentor

Preferred Industries: B2B Dairy Data Analytics E-Commerce Education Financial Inclusion FinTech Health & Welness Healthcare Hospitality Internet of Things Logistics Marketplace Medical Devices Mobile Product Management Technology

Brief Profile: Mohit is a B.Tech from IIT Delhi, PGDM (Finance) from IIM Calcutta and CFA Level 3 graduate. He has been working as a Management Consultant with Essex Lake Group, New York based consulting firm, helpi ... more