Chief Marketing Strategist,
Anshuman Sinha is a seasoned Marketing & General Management thought leader with over 16+ years experience in Integrated Marketing Strategy, Branding Strategy, Customer Segmentation, Digital Marketing, Product Marketing, Business Development with demonstrated success in influencing multi-million revenue across North America, India & APAC. He is a Strategic Thinker & Problem Solver who always has unique and creative ways to approach business challenges. He could choose a new subject, get up to speed very quickly and sell/market the idea and have been doing this for years now. Having Finished his MBA from XLRI, Anshuman has been a part of Companies like Microsoft and IBM for several years serving in various roles .
Financial services professional,
Girish Agarwal is a financial services professional with over 15 years of experience in Banking at ICICI and HSBC. Having led some significant escrow deals, product development & process improvements, participating in joint venture negotiations and venture financing deals, He discovered his consultative ability and networking phial
He helps new and existing entities raise funds. Distinguishing hype from reality,He looks to assemble disparate facts into cohesive and tangible story.
As a Ex-vice president of HSBC and ex-manager for ICICI, He has all the experience running in him with regards to any financial assistance. Be it a startup or an MNC, he has assisted all in every kind of financial advisory and guidance.
Specialities: Startups and Online Communities I Networking I Value Added Financial Advisory I Process simplification I Continuous product development I Financial Analysis I Venture capital
Business Strategy, Sales Operations & HR,
Bhavesh Kothari is a Science Graduate with Chemistry Majors, a Post Graduate Degree in Event Management, a Diploma in International Trade & an MBA in International Business. Has two Decades of Rich&Diverse experience at middle and senior management positions across industry verticals such as Pharma & FMCG, Corporate Event Management, Business Information, Business Consulting Services, Cross Border Advisory & Media industry, having worked with start-ups, mid-sized and large companies, Indian as well as MNC's. He actively mentors start-ups in various areas of their business such as strategy, business management, Sales & marketing, funding, etc. Currently mentoring start-ups in the domains of Healthcare, IoT, Adtech, Gaming, E-Commerce, FoodTech, and Education to name a few.
He is regularly invited as a speaker / Jury at forums / seminars on Entrepreneurship & SME's across the country. He has authored more than 100 articles for various magazines on a varied topics ranging from "Succession Planning", "Entrepreneurship Journey", to name a few.
Marketing & Business Strategy,
An MBA from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai, and a serial entrepreneur, mentor, speaker, and trainer, Ramalingam had his first startup in 2008 and since then he has been part of various startups like KollegeBugle, Splash, Zoopky, Dalchini Tiffins. He has strong marketing and business strategy experience with Coca-Cola, Cipla, and Tata Consultancy Services.
Currently he is a part of two startups namely BigMyGig and Prarambhan Creative Works. BigMyGig is an online artist search and discovery tool for booking the best artists for every event. It is the Amazon.com for all types of performing artists. Prarambhan Creative Works (PCW) is a Brand Strategy and Design firm that helps businesses build lush Brands, engaging Communication, and effective Marketing campaigns. Through PCW, he regularly works with various start-ups, mentoring them along the way to help them come up with a robust business plan while handholding them along the way to success.
Funding,Governance, Business strategy (National & International),
Nalin Singh leads a boutique strategy & people consulting company that also specializes in coaching leaders and crafting strategy. He had held several leadership positions in India, Asia, Europe and the US; in leading corporates of the world. Driven by a passion for art, writing and a desire to create a more modern & distinct identity for Indians, he returned to India to set up an integrated entertainment company. He is also a founder of a HR global outsourcing company and has hands on experience with more than a dozen startups. He is a personal coach to many corporate leaders and celebrities such as cricketers and actors.
Nalin frequently speaks & writes on issues relating to outsourcing, BPO, cultural matters, diversity, aspirations of the youth of India, and a variety of other topics. He has also been on the Advisory board of various Industry Associations & of two outsourcing publications. With more than twenty five years of experience he is a life & strategy coach to multiple start-ups and their leaders apart from leaders and boards of Fortune 500 companies.
He is the author of the bestselling book, Reboot to Reconquer – Navigating the Afternoon of Life. This book deals with the very real issue of mid-life crises and ways to cope with them.
His upcoming book “Get Funded Now” helps to guide Entrepreneurs and would be Entrepreneurs in mastering the rigors faced in the path to achieving successful Entrepreneurship. He has also recently launched the India Fund Fest for startups that seek funding away from the chaotic carnival like startup events.