DTM E57. The Future of VC & Deep Tech in India, Transitioning into a VC Career and Understanding the VC Structure - Arjun Rao, Speciale Invest
Deep Tech Musings
by PRONOjit Saha
7M ago
Arjun is the Founding Partner at Speciale Invest, a seed venture capital fund focused on deep science & tech startups in India, the USA, and Israel. He is passionate about working with exceptional entrepreneurs building emerging tech start-ups in the super early stage. His core expertise has been in product development/management, marketing strategy, org building, fundraising, and finance for over a decade. Prior to Speciale Invest, he spent over 15 years in the technology and Internet start-up ecosystem in India. He started his career with Yahoo! and later joined Ibibo as Product Man ..read more
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DTM E56. Building a Healthcare AI Startup From 0 to 1 and Taking it to the World - Dr. Geetha Manjunath, NIRAMAI Health Analytix
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by PRONOjit Saha
7M ago
Dr. Geetha Manjunath is the Founder, CEO, and CTO of NIRAMAI Health Analytix, and has led the company to develop a breakthrough AI solution for detecting early-stage breast cancer in a non-invasive radiation-free manner. Geetha holds a Ph.D. from IISc and management education from Kellogg’s Chicago. She comes with over 25 years of experience in IT innovation. She has proposed and led multiple AI projects at Xerox Research and Hewlett Packard India. Geetha has received many international and national recognition for her innovations and entrepreneurial work, including CSI Gold Medal, BIRAC WinER ..read more
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DTM E55. Building a Deep Tech Focused Rs 702cr Fund and Exploring Deep Tech Shifts - Manish Singhal, pi Ventures
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by PRONOjit Saha
8M ago
Manish Singhal is a technologist-turned-entrepreneur-turned-venture capitalist who aspires to help place India on the global DeepTech innovation map through his work at pi Ventures. With over 31 years of experience spanning diverse fields, including the development of cutting-edge technology products on a global scale, mentoring startups, investing in them, and establishing a deep tech venture fund, he brings a wealth of expertise to the table. Manish has played a pivotal role in advancing technology in India. He contributed significantly to the development of GPS systems for the Ind ..read more
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DTM E54. The Future of User Feedbacks, Customer Acquisitions, and Moats in an AI First World- Rob May, BrandGuard.ai
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by PRONOjit Saha
8M ago
Rob stands at the intersection of AI innovation and business strategy. He is the insightful author of the 'Investing in AI' newsletter, providing invaluable perspectives to investors and tech enthusiasts alike. He previously co-founded Backupify, then Talla, then was a General Partner at PJC. Rob has an intricate understanding of the startup ecosystem and the role of AI in shaping the future of industries. Currently steering the ship as the CEO of BrandGuard.ai, an AI tool to protect & boost your brand, and also a Partner at the AI Operator's Fund, which makes pre-seed investments in AI st ..read more
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DTM E53. Jumping career S-curves, capitalizing on Generative AI, role of large corporations in startup ecosystem and accelerating growth of Deep Tech startups - Avnish, Accenture Ventures
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by PRONOjit Saha
8M ago
Avnish is an innovator, strategist, and technology evangelist with 30 years of extensive experience and track record around market making, growth hacking, corporate innovation, digital transformation, and leadership development for Top 500 Fortune clients in both mature and emerging markets. In his current role as MD of Accenture Ventures, he is responsible for leading open innovation programs, building a deal pipeline for investments and acquisitions, academia partnerships, and originating deals in selected segments and accounts. For the episode transcript and topic-wise summary click here ..read more
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DTM E52. Investor's Five Key Questions for Startups, Ideal Startup Pitch, Value Unlocking in Generative AI and more - Sonal, 3one4 Capital
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by PRONOjit Saha
8M ago
Sonal is currently VP at 3one4 Capital, an early-stage VC which counts in its portfolio the likes of Licious, Jupiter, Darwinbox, and more! 3one4’s exponential growth has been driven by partnering with generational companies to transform market segments across the country. Sonal has built systems and processes at 3one4 Capital to achieve strong coverage without compromising founder or referrer experience, all while maintaining a lean investments team. In addition to managing routine investment workflows, Sonal looks at fintech, enterprise software, and deep-tech focus areas for the firm. He ha ..read more
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DTM E51. Following your passion, building an energy management startup and effectively utilizing your incubator - Ankit, ZedBee
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by PRONOjit Saha
9M ago
Ankit is the founder of ZedBee Technologies, an IIT-Madras incubated startup that has developed next-generation solutions for energy management in buildings & industries. Their state-of-the-art systems are built around the Internet of Things technology and advanced machine learning algorithms hosted in the cloud. For more details and an episode summary click here - bit.ly/dtm-az In the episode we discuss, (0:28) Ankit’s personal journey into entrepreneurship (6:53) "The Impact of Professor Ashok (Founder IITM, Research Park) on Indian Entrepreneurs: How Has He Inspired and Motivated Them ..read more
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DTM E49. Building a BioTech Startup in the Cultivated/Lab Meat Industry - Nihal, MyoWorks
Deep Tech Musings [AI + Blockchain]
by PRONOjit Saha
10M ago
In this episode, we have an exciting guest, Nihal, the co-founder of Myoworks, a biotech startup that is shaping the future of the cultivated meat industry using 3D bioprinting technology. Nihal shares the founding story of Myoworks and how they started with the idea of using 3D printing to create something more innovative and cutting-edge. He also talks about their focus on cultivated meat as a space for 3D bioprinting and the team's journey in creating a novel scaffolding technology for the industry. We also touch upon the benefits of cultivated meat as a sustainable and eco-friendly alterna ..read more
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DTM E48. Leveraging GTM to Scale your Deep Tech Startup – Neeraj, Xscale
Deep Tech Musings [AI + Blockchain]
by PRONOjit Saha
1y ago
Neeraj is an industry veteran with more than two decades of experience in leading Strategy, GTM, and Operations globally for Fortune 500 companies. In this episode, the founder of Xscale, Neeraj, shares his journey from working in leading corporates to becoming an angel investor in startups and eventually founding Xscale. He talks about his motivation for creating the company, which is aimed at helping startups scale their businesses and overcome the common struggles of scaling, selling, and monetization. Neeraj shares his insights on deep tech and highlights some of Xscale's contributions to ..read more
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DTM E48. Leveraging GTM to Scale your Deep Tech Startup – Neeraj, XScale
Deep Tech Musings [AI + Blockchain]
by PRONOjit Saha
1y ago
Neeraj is an Industry veteran with more than two decades of experience in leading Strategy, GTM, and Operations globally for Fortune 500 companies. In this episode, the founder of XScale, Neeraj, shares his journey from working in leading corporates to becoming an angel investor in startups and eventually founding XScale. He talks about his motivation for creating the company, which is aimed at helping startups scale their businesses and overcome the typical struggles of scaling, selling, and monetization. Neeraj shares his insights on deep tech and highlights some of XScale's contributions to ..read more
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