Kevin Saboo

CEO, FlatWorld Mortgage

He has 20 years of work experience with strong general management experience in strategy, project management and growing startups. He has extensive experience in starting, managing and growing BPO enterprises in Financial and Mortgage space for the North American market. Kevin has led large teams and executed several systems and process automation initiatives while enhancing performance and cutting costs. Kevin has done Bachelors at Indian Institute of Technology, Madras and from MBA at Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.

Sandeep Agarwal

MD of M/s Karnataka Plascom Engineers Pvt Ltd

Industrialist with Post graduation in Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from the
University of Wales, Cardiff, UK. His expertise is in manufacturing, general management,
commercial expert and cost management. He has 20 years’ work experience and is responsible for successfully implementing many lean manufacturing processes and Japanese Best Practices to take his company to the next level. He also led KPEPL to be one of the first companies in India to be an IATF 16949:2016 Certified Company. Overtime he has diversified into the field of real estate and is a well-known investor in this industry. His profound business sense and ethics has made him what he is today.
 
Not only is he a successful businessman but he has also done a great deal to give something back to the society through their trust, Mor Charitable Trust with active involvement in the field of education, health care and employment enhancing skills. Without coming in the public eye has been the backbone for many charitable organizations in like Om Shanti Dhama Trust, DAV Public School, Agarwal Seva Samiti, Maharaj Agrasen Hospital, Patanjali Yog Peeth, Adarsh Gaushala Trust, Haryana Seva Trust, International Vaish Fedaration , Agarwal Samaj (K) Regd., Friends of tribal society, Rotary club, Inner wheel club, Marwari yuva manch, My Shah Health Relief, Prasanna Trust, Sri Aurobindo Ashram Trust, Sri Shankara Cancer Foundation, Rajgarh Sadulpur Nagarik Parishad, Bharat Swabhiman Trust and VIVEKANANDA  –  S VYASA.

 

Nalin Singh

Boutique strategy & People Consulting Company

Nalin Singh leads a boutique strategy & financial consulting company that also specializes in coaching leaders and crafting business strategy. He has held several leadership positions in India, Asia, Europe and the US; in leading corporates of the world. He has experienced the high and lows of entrepreneurship first hand and believes that advisors should be forthright and direct in their inputs to leaders. He frequently speaks about the need for advisors and experts to demystify difficult situations and choices for leaders and not to mystify simple ones. He has dabbled in film making and produced animation and live action movies. He has also authored four non-fiction books. 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.

He has previously authored the book “Clairvoyance – Sixth Sense for A Global Career”.

The book is targeted at the Indian youth & global companies operating in India. It guides the former on developing key skills required for a global career and the latter on developing the cultural competence to tap into the incredible talent in India. He has also co-authored “Manikantan A Mural Journey”, a book on mural art form.

His latest bestselling book “Get Funded Now” has won the National Book Honour. It 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 & Indonesia Fund Fest for startups that seek funding away from the chaotic carnival like startup events. 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 related to the startup ecosystem. He has also been on the Advisory Board of leading corporates, various Industry Associations & publications. With more than twenty five years of diverse experience he provides life & strategy coaching to leaders and boards of Fortune 500 companies, celebrities and startup Founders. He is now featured on the startup funding web series, Horses Stable. He is also expecting the release of his first co-authored fiction novel, TripTease. He currently resides in Bangalore and helps leaders as a life coach and strategy consultant.

Rajesh

Rajesh brings 25 years of international experience having worked in the United States, United Kingdom, Middle East, Mexico and India in the areas of Business, Marketing and Technology consulting. He is an entrepreneur having successfully set up and managed a Delivery services organization Daemon Software based in India and Singapore, providing services in the field of Billing, Analytics, IOT and mobility apps. He is an investor and advisor to start up companies that want to scale their business globally by leveraging technology and integrating it with marketing strategy, process and operations. He uses his vast experience to mentor and help start ups think on how to help their clients solve their business problems and create sustainable companies. He works with the leadership teams to mould their Marketing and Business Strategy to help them reach the escape velocity needed to sustain their Operations. He has significant experience and success working across different cultures and is based in Bangalore.

Sandeep Agarwal

Business Critic

He is a results-oriented professional with 24+ years of experience and a proven knowledge of advanced technology, emerging technologies (Cloud, Mobility, IoT, Big Data/Analytics, AI, Blockchain, AR/VR), and server architecture. He has also authored the book P.R.I.D.E, building a solid Value based Foundation for Young Professionals and Entrepreneurs. He defines the benefits in an acronym P.R.I.D.E which provides details regarding professionalism, taking responsibility, embracing integrity, maintaining a complete self-development not just for your mind, but body and soul, and driving with excellence. He has also spent many years at senior positions in Mindtree. His incisive and strategic evaluation of businesses has been invaluable at Horses Stable.

Karthik

Karthik is an architect by profession and his passion lies in it .He is also into real estate developments of residential and commercial properties. He loves travelling and is a great fan of sports. He has completed nearly 300 plus projects in and around Bangalore in many categories like residential, commercial, leisure and hospitality. He also like to diversify his investments and also look at new ideas with great and healthy minds.