As an entrepreneur built multiple Technology/Data Businesses & Social Enterprises solving a wide range of problems serving customers globally in over 100 countries and supported a revenue stream of over $100M annually managing a team of 25+. Some of my past customers include Fortune 500 Companies, High Impact Non-Profits, Governments & Multinational Organizations, Incubators and Funded Startups. I also advise/mentor a wide range of Startups, Enterprise Data teams, Educational and Research institutions.
Graduated from Harvard University’s Information Management Systems program with a Dean’s list, University of Ottawa’s Master of Digital Transformation, VIT University’s Bachelor of Technology and an Executive Program at MIT – Sloan School on Artificial Intelligence in Business Strategy. I have received numerous honors and awards including, First Canadian to win the Commonwealth Youth Award in 2020 – Awarded annually during the Commonwealth Week celebrations in London attended by HM The Queen, Awarded the Fellowship of Royal Society of Arts in 2019, Global Shaper of the World Economic Forum in 2018, Excellence Award by Oracle Corporation in 2016, Derek Bok Public Service prize by Harvard University in 2015, Online Volunteer of the Year by United Nations in 2012.
Some of my Research and Industry publications have been peer reviewed and published in topics around Data Privacy and Security, Internet, Ecommerce and Entrepreneurship including being indexed by NASA ADS and cited by IEEE & Springer journals. I have recently been featured on The Social Ideas Podcast, hosted by Cambridge Centre for Social Innovation at The University of Cambridge.
Being an On-Deck Fellow, Climate Reality Leader, IUCN Commission Member, Internet Society Member, I am very actively involved in various activities in the community and helping people and organizations effectively and efficiently use Data and Technology to solve problems.
Please feel free to reach out to me if you would like to connect or know more about me.