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Nagaprakasam | Angel Investor, Mentor, Fund Adviser & Partner | IAN Impact

    • Founder Chairman – Native Lead Foundation
    • Angel Investor & Founding Angel, IAN Impact
    • Board of Director – Acumen Fund
    • Mentored Entrepreneurs – Varun Agarwal (Alma Mater Store), Phanindra Sama (Founder Redbus)


Thothathri Visvanathan | COO | Infosys McCamish Systems.

  • 30 years of experience in IT at senior levels
  • Currently – COO at Infosys McCamish Systems & VP – Delivery Head
  • Expert in Global Delivery, Software Project Management & Strategy



Krishna Prasad | Business & Technology Executive & Chief Customer Officer | UST Global

  • 30 years of experience in IT & Consulting at senior levels
  • Currently – Business & Technology Executive & Chief Customer Officer
  • Expert in Global Delivery, Software Project Management & Strategy
  • Alumnus – The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business


Nanda Kishore Rajanala | Director, Business Relationship Management, Alternative Channel Sourcing | Walmart

  • 20 + years across IT & Retail industries
  • Currently – Director, Business Relationship Management, Alternative Channel Sourcing at Walmart
  • Former Product Manager – Jabong
  • Alumnus – University of Michigan – Stephen M. Ross School of Business
  • Advisory Member for Start Ups



Rajeev Roy | CEO | 36Inc

  • 36 Inc – Start Up initiative by Government of Chattisgarh
  • Entrepreneurship evangelist and start-up mentor
  • Involved with varied entrepreneurship development activities with governments, educational institutional, incubators and accelerators in several geographies across North & South America and Asia.
  • Serial Entrepreneur & Alumnus IIM A

Vijay Kasireddy | Co-Founder & CEO | Fiind Inc

  • 23 years experienced in designing, incubating and scaling several enterprise software applications.
  • Former Senior Director at Microsoft (10 Years)
  • B.Tech from IIT-M



Ganesh Ramakrishnan | CEO & Co-Founder | Growffy

  • 23 years of experience as Sr. Executive and Internet and enterprise software strategist
  • Currently – CEO & Co-Founder, Growify and COO & MD (India), i-link systems
  • Expert in Resource Strategy, Global Sourcing, Process Improvements and Operational Efficiencies.


Muthukumar Ramalingam |  MD & CEO | Dextrasys

  • Founder of DexPatent.com and HelloLeads.io
  • Vision to position Trichy in the global business map
  • Prior to starting Dextrasys, stints at PwC, Infosys and Larsen &Toubro
  • Passionate about working with people and solving problems for customers
  • B.Tech from NIT, Trichy and PGDIM from NITIE, Mumbai





Dr. Mathew J Manimala | Director | XIME Bangalore

  • Chairperson, OB & HRM – IIM Bangalore
  • Built the research competency of N S Raghavan Centre for Entrepreneurial Learning (NSRCEL)
  • Member, International Advisory Board of the Institute of Management Innovation at Kinki University, Osaka, Japan
  • Currently he is involved in setting up the International Consortium for Innovation and Entrepreneurship Research (ICIER) in collaboration with European and BRIC countries institutions