Shalin is the founder of SPYRL Ventures, a fund focused on FinTech and Industrial IoT. Shalin was a VP at the Piramal Group where he last led Piramal Realty's fund raise from Goldman Sachs and Warburg Pincus and was a founding member of the Group's investment arm, IndUS Growth Partners in charge of deploying nearly $4 billion. Prior to this, he was at NY based DCM Partners, a small cap hedge fund run by protŽgŽ of Berkshire board member David Gottesman and Bill Ackman where he also spearheaded efforts to start an India fund. Shalin also cofounded a stock picking portal and developed a non-inavasive intracranial pressure monitor with two neurosurgeons. Both startups failed, but led to him investing in Coinbase, Jugnoo and Zoomcar. Shalin grew up in NY and received his BS in Biomedical and Mechanical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon.
Mr. Koora Srinivas served as a Deputy Chief Financial Officer of Just Dial Limited and served as its Senior Vice President of Human Resources. Mr. Srinivas has been with Just Dial since December 1, 1999 and served as its General Manager of Corporate Finance & HR. He has 12 years of experience in the field of finance and accounting. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Commerce from Osmania University, Hyderabad and a Master's degree in Business Administration from Swami Ramanand Teerth Marathwada University, Nanded. \n\n
After a successful stint as CFO for JustDial, Srinivas founded his own incubator Xelpmoc. With his expertise in Financial Planning and Analysis, Implementation of Business Strategy and Fiscal Management.
CEO & Founder- Searchtrade & Founder, Bitcoin Alliance India
Vishal Gupta is the CEO and founder of Searchtrade, as well as the founder of Bitcoin Alliance India. The philosophy behind 'Bitcoin or Crypto Currencies' has grabbed his attention. He sees great potential in the development of an alternative monetary system, which will fundamentally change our financial industry in the near future.
Founder and Investment Manager- Blue Sapphire Capital
Sachin is an investment professional with an experience of over 13 years in stock markets having worked as a Research Analyst at various domestic and international broking firms, Bank Treasury and then as a Fund Manager with 2 insurance companies – first managing investments for HDFC Ergo General Insurance and then with Star Union Dai-ichi Life Insurance Co. Ltd for over 7 yrs as an Equity Fund Manager. Here he was managing over Rs.1,000 crs of Equity and Mutual Fund investments and was also their 1st Fund Manager to be recruited. Having been bitten by the entrepreneurial bug he ventured out to start Blue Sapphire Capital where he manages his personal and family investments. His investment philosophy is to focus on consistency of returns with an aim of creating long term wealth for investors. He is also a cryptocurrency enthusiast having understood the potential of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies during their early stages.