His current personal mission is to create one hundred thousand entrepreneurs in the next ten years through scaling the Pre-Entrepreneurship Development Framework he developed at MIT into rural and under-served communities in the developing countries to reach more than a million youth. He founded EnCube Lab, a social enterprise to achieve this mission and help set up EnCube FabLab in Gandhinagar to train mentors and role models, and place in under-served communities to nurture an ecosystem that could transform these communities.
Spoke at UN General Assembly in Sept 2018 on Youth Development in under-served communities.
Conducted more than 50 workshops based on “Pre-Entrepreneurship Development Framework” in India, USA, Malaysia, Korea, Vietnam, East Timor, and Indonesia.
Founded Degree Controls a manufacturing company based in Milford, NH USA that supplied custom thermal management products for leading Fortune 50 corporations in networking, medical, military and data center markets in 1997.
Founded TechTop Trust that works on promoting innovation & entrepreneurship among Indian youth since 2006.
Spoke at TEDx Beacon Street on his experience in ‘Starting Up Entrepreneurs.’
Developed several industry standard products and holds 13 US patents.
Received the Entrepreneur of the Year award from New Hampshire High Tech Council.
He received Masters degrees in Engineering & Management (MIT, Cambridge), Manufacturing Engineering (UMass, Amherst) and Electronic Product Design (Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore).
He holds Bachelor’s degrees in Physics (Kerala) and Electronics & Communications engineering(IISc).
UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY TALK
ON YOUTH DEVELOPMENT, ENTREPRENEURSHIP & TECHNOLOGY