Arunabh Das Sharma
A board-level business leader with experience in Media, Consumer Packaged Goods, Consumer Durables & technology start ups, Arunabh has extensive working knowledge across global markets, ranging from India, China and the US, to the entire Asia Pacific, Australia, Western Europe and Middle East. Till recently Arunabh led the largest media conglomerate in the world; only to start his own venture.
Executive Management professional in wireless and software technology, private equity, healthcare and management consulting with expertise in corporate finance and business development. Ph. D. in economics with a focus on market behavior and analytics; undergraduate degreein computer science and mathematics. Rohit has expertise in creating valuable companies in the silicon valley. He is currently driving strategy for Blackfire Corp.
After pursuing a successful career in acting, Sandali starting her own entrepreneurial venture. . Sandali is a role model for millions of women who want to associate media careers with respectable, balanced lives. In the characters she chose, Sandali bought forward the human face of potrayalof women in cinema. A huge success, she is an epitome for women who have managed to achieve work life balance through setting right priorities at different times of her life but always asserting her financial and intellectual rights
Meera founded the charity while working with women to drive their financial inclusion. Since then, the charity has attained a public status and is now one of the most prolific programs in women empowerment across the world. Meera has been a serial entrepreneur investor. She advises companies globally on fund raising and scaling strategies. She has also authored a book on Gender Etiquette which will be hitting the stands in 2017. Meera is a Silicon Valley Woman of influence 2016 as well as a Women of Influence in STEM 2017. She drives the passion of over a 100 volunteers who participate in the programs of the non profit.
Board of Advisors
Yossi Feinberg received his PhD in Mathematics from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem in 1997.He has been consulting in a wide range of industries including hi-tech, media and healthcare as well as giving invited talks on topics such as pricing, the sub-prime crisis, in-house vs. outsourcing, allocating decision power in organizations and strategic interactions. Yossi is the Senior Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Stanford Graduate School of Business.
Alaina works actively with consumer technology portfolio companies at Angels Forum and at her wider portfolio to help them understand their markets and improve product-market fit. In addition, she is actively engaged in educating and mentoring a more diverse community of investors and entrepreneurs. Alaina is an evangelist for making more capital available for women and an avid traveler of the world.
Amit focuses on mobility, digital health and consumer IoT. Amit spent 10 years in Silicon Valley running his own startup, as a VC at Norwest Ventures, and at Google managing product and analytics. He holds a BS in computer science and MS in biomedical informatics from Stanford University and a MBA from Harvard University. Amit is a native speaker of three languages and a 70.3 Ironman finisher. He lives a carbon-neutral life and has built a hospital in rural India serving 100,000 people. Amit is a Principal at Samsung Next Ventures.