In a career spanning over two decades, he has been a successful entrepreneur and an astute professional who has built organizations ground up and nurtured them to become global companies. A thought-leader with in-depth knowledge of the startup ecosystem, he has successfully built a strong community for India’s fastest growing startup engine - T-hub. He loves gadgets and is fascinated by emerging technologies.
Venture Partner, 500 Startups
She specializes in identifying founders of transformational solutions through technology and guiding these budding entrepreneurs to success with her experience and expertise.
Managing Director, Endiya Partners
Technology start-ups with strategic focus and clear value proposition drive him. He serves on several boards including Darwinbox. Some of his past investments include Seclore, Little Eye Labs (Facebook) and Cleartrip. He loves entrepreneurs with grit, clarity and focus on execution. As he likes to say,
With more than two decades of experience in the the healthcare industry, he brings in expertise on a wide variety of technologies such as IoT, Blockchain, Data Analytics, Cognitive/AI, and many more. He leads IBM consulting in India and South Asia, serving healthcare customers of the region. He also trains and mentors healthcare professionals of IBM and Perot Systems on reaching target audience with the appropriate healthcare solution.
Program Manager, Microsoft IDC
With more than 12 years of experience at Microsoft IDC, she brings in expertise in cloud computing, distributed systems, software design and development. Currently, her team works on the development of cross-platform tools and support ecosystem enabling the next wave of mobile immersive Mixed Reality.
Sr. Program Manager, Microsoft IDC
Currently, working as Sr. Program Manager at Microsoft, he is building enterprise apps which leverage the power of 3D and MR to help Firstline Task Workers and Information Workers be more productive at their workplace. Before venturing into the world of Mixed Reality, he spent initial years of his career building consumer and enterprise applications for companies like NetApp and Zenoti. He is an NIT Warangal and IIM Ahmedabad graduate.
Executive Director - Emerging Technologies, L V Prasad Eye Institute
Raghu is the Principal Investigator for the pipeline of products and solutions being created in the Center for Technology, Center for Ophthalmic Engineering and Center for Regenerative Medicine. Prior to joining LVPEI, Raghu was a Quantitative Venture Capitalist & Portfolio Manager, making investments rooted in Deep Science such as Genomics, Extended Intelligence, Agtech, Robotics and the Tactile Internet. Before his career in Venture Capital, he worked in product development with DARPA, Apple, Adidas and Speedo.
Dr. Ashutosh Richhariya
Director - Engineering Group, LVPEI Center for Innovation
His primary interest is in the use of engineering knowledge in medicine and health, and he has helped in setting up an ecosystem of core research development for medical devices in India. He received the Nehru-Fulbright Scholarship for his research on the optical quality of the cornea under stress. He also heads the incubation and start-up efforts at LVPEI.
Aditya S. Sripada
Research Assistant - IIT Hyderabad
His primary research interest lies in the area of Humanoid Robotics. He believes that the most important investment for the future of robotics would be with humanoid robots and their applications in the real world. Through his research, he wants to contribute to the most basic, yet the most important motion of humanoid robots - walking.