Team & Advisory Board
Our team and advisors bring elite track records and a rare combination of skills as founders, talent developers, innovators, inventors and investors.
CEO & Coach, 237 Talent
For over 15 years, Shradha has held leadership roles in talent development, career pathing and HR strategy. She helps leaders at businesses of all sizes build towards a more fulfilling career and life. Shradha is a Certified Professional Coach and works with 20+ clients across 7 countries.
VP of Innovation, Visa
Akshay is a serial tech investor and inventor. He serves as VP, Head of Innovation & Design for CEMEA at Visa, and on the board of MENA FinTech Association. A renowned thought leader, Akshay has built over 8 major innovation hubs globally, and has commercialized dozens of innovative patents and products.
Principal, DEWS Holdings
Based in New York, Dhruv has co-founded successful startups such as Activate, Bezant Tech, Savory.com, and WHM. He serves on the board of 4 venture-backed companies and is an investor in 25+ businesses. A Harvard graduate, Dhruv serves as a Team Member at the US Council on Foreign Relations.
Director, Meta (Facebook)
Vikas leads Mobile & Connectivity Partnerships for Middle East & Africa at Meta. He has over 15 years of experience in telecom and technology, working for tech giants such as Facebook, Google and Nokia Siemens in the Middle East, USA and Europe. Vikas holds an MBA from IMD.
Saptarshi is the co-founder and CEO of AirBoxr, a no-code analytics startup. He took his last company, Overcart, to 2M monthly users and a $8M annual sales run-rate. Saptarshi also at Entrepreneur First, advising over 300 tech founders and in AI, security, life sciences, and fintech.
Partner, True Search
Sam is a partner at True Search, a global executive search firm. He specialises in leadership search and talent strategy for growth stage technology businesses across Europe, Middle East and Asia. He is also an advisor to startups in APAC & MENA and cofounder of a Recruitment Tech SaaS company.