Sangeet Paul Choudary
Sangeet is a widely published technology analyst and researches technology entrepreneurship, in collaboration with the MIT Centre for Digital Business. As a former incubator and investor, he has had extensive experience leading early stage ventures from idea stage to a functioning business. His analysis on entrepreneurial disruption (platformed.info) has been recommended by WSJ's All Things Digital, GigaOm, Inc. Magazine and by the Harvard Business School Centre for Entrepreneurship Chair Prof. Tom Eisenmann.
He is a contributing author to the book “Managing Startups” (OReilly Media), which also features Steve Blank, Paul Graham, Eric Ries and Chris Dixon, among others. His work has been regularly featured on the Harvard Business Review, TechCrunch, TheNextWeb, Forbes, The Hindu and other media.
Sangeet was earlier responsible for leading new venture incubations and early stage investments at Intuit, across Asia-Pacific. He was a founding member of Intuit's business in this region. His incubations include Fasal, India’s largest mobile agriculture marketplace, featured on leading media globally and featured as an HBS Case Study.
Sangeet is a mentor at leading incubators and accelerators including 500Startups, The Founder Institute, JFDI and Bombacamp, and serves on the advisory board of prominent startups like SkillShare.
He has been invited as a keynote speaker to leading industry conferences including Echelon 2013 and CasualConnect 2013. He was also invited as a speaker at the MIT Media Labs to speak to an audience of C-Suite executives from Fortune 500 companies on building new internet businesses.
He has a top-tier academic background from the prestigious IIT and IIM and has been ranked among the top 0.1 percentile students in India.