Global Startup Challenge 2017 : FinTech
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Our Team

NRI Startup India is the vision of a motivated team with a wealth of experience across sectors and geographies. Our sole aim is to galvanize a spirit of service and contribution towards building a cohesive and holistic business environment in India and globally.

Mohit Shrivastav

Mohit Shrivastav

Ahmedabad, India

Mohit has pursued graduation in International Business from Canada and has 10 years of experience in international marketing & business development within mining & minerals and renewable energy. Mohit has a keen interest in sustainable development that will up-lift the rural segment of society.

Aaron Patel

Aaron Patel

San Francisco , USA

Aaron Patel is the tech expert who currently works as Software Engineer in the Android team at WhatsApp. He has pursued a Bachelors of Software Engineering at the University of Waterloo, near Toronto, Canada. His goal is to use technology to breakthrough within the field of entrepreneurship that will bring a positive change to the world.

Keyur Bhatt

Keyur Bhatt

LONDON, UK

Keyur Bhatt is an entrepreneur and successful businessmen in Telecommunication industry. He has tremendous experience in business development and business strategies towards global expansion. He is currently managing the entire operations for NRI Startup India, UK location.

Kapil Chothani

Kapil Chothani

Toronto, Canada

Kapil has pursued Bachelors in Business Administration with Majors in Marketing, Sales and Public Relations. He has been working with Xerox Canada across sales and marketing.

Amitsingh Gohil

Amitsingh Gohil

Ahmedabad, India

Amitsingh Gohil has work experience of over 18 years spans across India & UAE in BFSI, Infrastructure and Startup sectors including leadership roles. He possesses cross-functional multi-location experience in initiating growth strategies, setting up and fine-tuning operations, managing bottom line results, Industry-Academia collaborations and Start-up project feasibility.

Suchit Patel

Suchit Patel

Ahmedabad, India

Suchit has pursued his education in the UK and gained tremendous experience in business, he established a manufacturing unit for LED and Solar Lights, which now has offices in India and UK. He has good experience managing an enterprise, business development and liaisoning of the day-to-day affairs in and out of the organization.

Sumant Pujari

Sumant Pujari

Toronto, Canada

Sumant is the information systems expert at NRI Startup India. He pursued Bachelors in IT and studied Information Systems and Business Analysis. He has gained comprehensive experience working as software tester, business analysis, process modeling and system modeling. He takes a great pride in working with NRI Startup India collaboratively towards the mission to nurture global business startups.

Arijit Bhattacharyya

Arijit Bhattacharyya

Kolkata, India

Arijit is a technologist, founder of a technology company and a restless entrepreneur with a passion for creating feedback loops between innovation, teams and revenue streams, applying new and old business models to changing industries, and pushing people to do the very best they can do.

Kaushal Shah

Kaushal Shah

Baroda, India

Kaushal has pursued Bachelors in commerce. He currently manages his own textile company where he is involved in trading and manufacturing within the technical textile business. He is an expert in on-field operational management.

Akshay Gunteti

Akshay Gunteti

Ahmedabad, India

Akshay Gunteti is the founder of Startupp, a platform for start-ups. He is the Curator of the Indian Startup Tour, a journey he embarked upon to understand the challenges the faced by startups and Building Startup communities across India. At present, he is curating reports on the Startup Ecosytem and working on solutions to help Startups. He recently founded the Akshay Gunteti Foundation to help people in achieving their goals to make a better world. He strongly believes that together Indian startups and the youth can transform India.

Kunal Mandaliya

Kunal Mandaliya

Mumbai, India

Kunal has pursued Bachelors in Mass Media and Majors in Advertising and PR. He has worked with Torstar - Canadian based company, under Harlequin Publishing where he used to handle Marketing for Mills and Boon, India Operations.

Chandan Mundhra

Chandan Mundhra

Ahmedabad, India

Chandan is an entrepreneur, an activist, a pianist and has a zeal for green technology developments. He currently operates his own venture focused on tech-enabled battery operated vehicles for passenger and cargo purposes. This has allowed him to develop great understanding of operations and managing relationships for business development purposes.

Deval Jani

Deval Jani

Raleigh, USA

Deval was born and raised in Mumbai, India and has pursued a Bachelors in Chemistry followed by an MBA in Marketing. He has 25 years of sales, business development, analytics and marketing research experience in Healthcare, and has setup operations in India, Vietnam, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka for IMS Health

Uday Molugu

Uday Molugu

San Francisco, USA

Uday has pursued Masters in Computer Engineering from UNH, CT and BS in Electronics & Telecommunications. For the last 11 years, he has worked in the networking and network security industry.

Parth Devariya

Parth Devariya

Ahmedabad, India

Parth has established a technology solutions company operating out of Rajkot with clients based across the planet. With great abilities and intellect to comprehend technical matters with great ease, he has won the hearts and minds of many, thus making him very successful businessman.

Chandresh Ravaliya

Chandresh Ravaliya

Los Angeles, USA

Chandresh has established various businesses across prime locations in California, thus often known as the 'business tycoon'. His business acumen and practical business sense has allowed him to guide youth to develop successful businesses.

Kamlesh Darji

Kamlesh Darji

Tampa, USA

Kamlesh Darji is currently President at Indo-US chamber of Commerce,Greenroots Nutrition, Florida. He has an intense experience in Marketing and advertising and worked for Government,Banking and non-profit organizations.

Sanjay Patel

Sanjay Patel

Sugar Land, USA

Sanjay Patel is a former monk, pioneering researcher, author and speaker. His remarkable research on science and spirituality is one of the few to be so indisputable that it has been published in mainstream, peer-reviewed, international scientific journals. He is also the first to discover a 100 percent coherent scientific explanation that resolves the centuries-old and red-hot controversies of Noah’s Flood and Genesis’s Seven Days.

VAIBHAV PATEL

VAIBHAV PATEL

Ahmedabad, India

Vaibhav Patel has tremedous experience in Real Estate domain. He has developed multi-storey properties around Gujarat and other cities in India.

Sudip Chakraborty

Sudip Chakraborty

Kolkata, India

Sudip is a multimedia expert at NRI Startup India. Sudip has graduated in journalism and mass communication and pursued diploma in multimedia, photography and videography. He is experienced in creating multimedia contents and working extensively on audio-visuals and creative design. Having acquired 15 years of experience and expertise, he now provides creative services to companies worldwide.

Riya Shrivastav

Riya Shrivastav

Ahmedabad, India

Riya Shrivastav graduated AS M.B.A. IN H.R. FROM Delhi University HAVING eight years of experience IN various sectors LIKE Retail, Marketing AND H.R. WITH companies such AS Tata, Tanishq, Spice AND ING Vysya.

Prashant Kansagara

Prashant Kansagara

Ahmedabad, India

Prashant has 7+ years of experience in software development, including 3+ years into Project management. He has domain expertise in process improvement, risk analysis and project coordination, managing a team of 50-200 people in a broad range of projects. Prashant has completed his Bachelors in Engineering with specialization in IT from University of Gujarat. He has been working with NRI Startup India and assists the team in IT.

Harsh Tanna

Harsh Tanna

Singapore

Harsh has 15 years of experience with SAP in Global Strategy Role in SAP's Global Customer Operations Board Area. Prior to moving to Singapore, he was in London for past 15 years with SAP in various roles. Harsh has done Engineering and Chartered Accountant.

Jay Patel

Jay Patel

Houston, USA

Jay spearheads NRI Startup India as its Founder. He is based out of Houston, USA. He is an MD in Medicine, yet his true calling lies in being a Philanthropist and has supported various noble initiatives across the globe.

Our Advisors

Ajay Dave

Strategist

Mumbai, India

Amit Banka

Chief Advisor

Mumbai, India

Kishore Ganji

Deal Maker

Marlboro, USA

Anand Sanghvi

Financial advisor

Ahmedabad, India

Deepak Sharma

Advisor

Abingdon, USA

Rama Moondra

Corporate Relation

Ahmedabad, India