Founder and Managing PartnerIvyCap Ventures Advisors Private Limited United Arab Emirates
Co-Founder & COO,Shipfinex
Vikas is a co-founder and COO of Shipfinex. Shipfinex is a digital exchange revolutionizing the trillion Dollar Maritime economy. Shipfinex is tokenizing maritime assets and simplifying investments, enabling Instant Payments & a Decentralized marketplace by using Defi & web3 technologies.
He is a serial entrepreneur, who has been instrumental in developing various companies from scratch and running them successfully. Being people’s person, he has an immense knack of networking, making connections, understanding the market & business. Amalgamating all these features and bringing together the correct personnel into the company is my main forte.
He is Master mariner by profession having maritime experience of 17 years, which includes 11 years of sailing and 6 years of ship management experience on shore handling various types of ships. He is a certified DNV/GL internal auditor for ISM/ISPS/MLC. He has done various internal audits, pre-purchase & condition surveys of different categories of ships. He has sailing experience on all types of ships which includes gas tankers, Oil tankers, bulk carriers & container ships. I have also done extensive dry docking, STS operations and handling multinational crew.
Presently, He is a part of many startups and mentors them for their growth.
Founder and CEOGOQii India
Chief of Staff - Corporate ServicesAditya Birla Group India
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Founder & CEOChoise.com
Fintech Director SP Jain School of Global Management
Vincent is a gaming reference in the Middle East. During the past 10 years he has developed more than 5 midcore games that attracted a large user base of more than 2.5M users and generated more than $10M in revenues. Vince has been a pioneer in the Arabic MENA gaming scene and was the first to produce RPG and Strategy games with authentic Arabic content. He is currently working on the first non-fungible token based game targeting the MENA Region. He has received several awards such as being ranked Forbes Top 30 Innovators and Tianfu Best Overseas Game Company. Vince holds an engineering degree from the American University of Beirut and an MBA from China Europe International Business School
Head of Delivery - Cognitive SolutionsTonomus
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Leader- Data ServicesIKS Health
Analytics professional with over 20 years of experience in the analytics space. I am primarily working with large-scale enterprise data warehouses helping organizations across the globe to get business value out of their information assets. Responsible for AI, ML, Blockchain, RPA and advanced analytics processes in organization. He Successfully implemented Blockchain use cases in insurance and AI enabled damage estimator for claims settlement in Auto Insurance. He is a veteran of Big Data, AI & Blockchain, having created and led Data Science and Analytics teams. His experience in various companies including in the Fortune 100, having worked with India Infoline Group, Reliance General Insurance Ltd, EXL Services, Wunderman International, WNS & IBM. He has global experience with clients like British Gas(UK), Ford Motors(US), Suncorp Bank(Australia), TORM Shipping (Denmark) and holds a Bachelor of Engineering at Delhi college of Engineering, Delhi in India, an MBA (IT). Vivek Zakarde was named ‘Big CIO Leader 2019 & 2022”, "Top 100 CX leaders 2022", "Power CIO 2022", “BFSI Digital Innovation Leader by Express Computer & Dell 2020”, “CIO of the year of 2019 by IDG”, “Asia analytics leader of the year 2019 by Analytics India Magazine” and “Big 40 BFSI & NBFC” award winner.
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