Our Management Team
|Our Management Team :|
|Somashekhar is Co-founder & CEO, and comes with more than 25 years of diverse leadership experience in promoting entrepreneurship and nurturing Information Communication Technology (ICT) companies in Singapore. He is seasoned strategist for Business to Business and Government to Government partnerships & New Ventures. He was responsible for Industry Development & Internationalization at Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (IDA) under the Ministry of Information and Communication and The Arts (MICA), Government of Singapore.
Soma managed $150 Million Venture Growth Fund at IDA Investments to promote technology innovation and Entrepreneurship. His expertise includes international business, Venture Capital Investments, Go To Market Strategy, Government relations, Sales and Marketing.
Soma Co-founder & CEO of multimedia station and invested in ICT startups as Angel investors and Mentoring companies in Singapore and in India. Also, adjunct faculty for Innovation and Entrepreneurship @XLRI & Entrepreneur in Residence at INSEAD. Singapore.
Soma managed Singapore & India Business Collaborations for 5 years and lead number of business delegation to India, Middle East and USA, developed an excellent relationships with influential industry captains and Business to Business (B2B) and Government to Government (G2G) partnerships. Also, he negotiated Singapore – India, Free Trade Agreement (FTA) on ICT Cooperation.
He has Group Corporate Marketing experience at Singapore Technologies Electronics (Under ST Engineering). Recently, he was responsible for delivering Multi-Billion Dollars feasibility study and Business Plan for building a “World Class Disaster Management City” in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Broad record of success in Broadband and digital media, e- governance, and public / private partnerships.
He has Master’s degree in Computer Applications and an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management, USA, and took programs at Harvard Business School & John F Kennedy School of Government as part of his MBA.
Soma is an MIT Sloan Fellow, in Innovation and Global Leadership.