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Mentors

List of Mentors

We are supported by a
renowned group of experts

Mr. Chand Das

Agritech, Consumer Tech, Edtech, Angel Investor, Business Development, Business Strategy, Business Modelling

Mr. Sanjiv Verma

Leadership Coach, Market Assessment, Market Connect, Pharmaceutical & Medical Devices, Supply Chain & Gap Analysis

Mr. Sanjay Banerjee

Lifescience (Pharmaceuticals & Medical Technology), Healthcare,General Management, Market Access & Market Development

Mr. Debadatta Mishra

Renewable Energy, Power & Energy storage, Supply Chain & Logistics, Environment & Sustainability, Metals, Chemicals & Consumables, Digital Platforms, Business Models & Strategy

Mr. Deep Mishra

Consumer tech, Pharma tech, Health tech, Strategy, Fund connects

Mr. Jai Shankar Sharma

Hand holding startups to business development, Revenue generation, Market segmentation, Funding help.

Mr. Bharat Salhotra

Business Development, Manufacturing, Engineering Design, Logistics & supply chain, Mobility & Transportation, Energy, Government Relations

Mr. Prabal Chakraborty

Medical Device, Strategy, Marketing, Sales, Professional Education, Regulatory

Dr. Ritesh Jain

Fintech (Payments & Banking), Wealth management, Financial inclusion, Emerging Technology, Cyber security, Business Transformation & Operations

Mr. Abhishek Goyal

Co-Founder, Tracxn

Mr. Somesh Bhagat

B2B, Sales, Marketing, Go-to-market Strategy, Coaching, Software, SaaS, PaaS, IaaS

Mr. Ajay Muttreja

Business Growth Strategy, Cross-border collaboration, Technology transfer, Evaluating Technology Viability

Mr. Iftekhar Pathan

Social Entrepreneur, International business, Healthcare technologies, Green tech, Sustainibility, Hospital projects, Fund raise & technology transfer

Hemendra Mathur

Deeptech, Agritech, Foodtech, Consumer tech, SaaS & Enterprise tech

Mr. Anuj Mohan Sherry

Fintech, Digital Payments, Mobile Financial Services, Mobile Money, E-wallet, Cryptocurrency

Mr. Madhu Janardan

Retail, CPG, Vision Computing, NLP, AI, Tech Innovations

Dr. Harsh Vinayak

Aerospace, Drones, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Health tech

Dr. Nikhil Mehendi

Healthcare Innovation, Artificial Intelligence, Health AI, Medtech AI, Healthtech, Managed Care, SaaS, Technology

Mr. Ravi Challu

Business strategy & planning, Startup qualification assessment frameworks, Product viability, Financial planning, Funding, Operations, Marketing, Customer acquisitio, Leadership coaching

Mr. Anupam Saronwala

Business Strategy, Fund Raising, Business Development, DeepTech, FinTech, HealthTech, Tech Transfer

Mr. Saurabh Chandra

Industrial/Manufacturing Policy, Oil and Gas

Mr. Anil Jauhri

Accreditation, Conformity assessment, standards, and technical regulations across sectors including medical devices

Mr. Jagadeesh Sunkad

Digital interventions for agri-value chains, Soil-less agriculture, Aeroponics, Material science agri innovations

Mr. Ashish Singru

E-commerce, Data Analytics, Market Research, Brand Strategy, Leadership coaching, Hiring & Retention

Mr.Ankush Tiwari

Business planner & strategist, advisor, deep tech, innovation and creativity, leadership coaching , quality check evaluator

Mr. Bharat Panchal

Digital Risk Management, Payment Systems, Cyber Security, Regulatory Affairs, Critical Infrastructure Security, Fraud Risk, Data Sovereignty and privacy, UPI and mobile banking system

Mr. Pazhamalai Jayaraman

Cyber Security Risk Management, Cyber Security Governance, Cyber Security Awareness/Training associated products, Cyber security from cyber people perspective-Human Firewall

Mr. Venkatsubramanian Ramakrishnan

AI/ML, Causal Inference, and Cyber Risk Quantification

Mr. Ravi Gulati

ICT enabled Smart urban solutions, Developing eco-system Partnerships, Innovative commercial models like PPP, Outcome led,5G enabled Industry, Connectivity solutions for masses.

Mr.A.N.Roy

Strategy, finance, Governance, Corporate governance, ethics , regulatory, lending, micro finance, consumer finance.

Mr.T.Vijay Bhaskar Reddy

Super Foods

Dr. Praveen Srivastava

Quality standard of a wide range of personal care, home care, food and pharmaceutical products; Classical & patent & proprietary.

Mr. D.Balaji

Vice President Supply Chain Operations APAC at Tupperware Brands

Mr. Vaibhav Lodha

Go-to-market strategies, business development strategies, pitching - creating meaningful decks

Prof. C Amarnath

Engineering Design, Design Thinking, Mechanisms, Automation, Kinematic Synthesis

Mr. Shantanu Rohatgi

Strategize to scale startup business including "Go-to-market" for India Enterprise market(sector agnostic), Technology adoption (AI/ML/IOT/Cloud) for business disruption and associated services

Mr. Arun Sharma

Strategy Consulting, Execution Excellence, Mentor for CivicTech start- up (from concept stage to acquisition), Sports and Personal Finance