Shantanu Jha is a co-founder at Edufront, a company harnessing artificial intelligence to transform education for the world's most underprivileged children. He began his career by founding Beaconsfield Capital Management, a quantitative hedge fund based in Boston, London, and Monaco, where he serves as Chief Investment Officer and developed the underlying engineering and investment frameworks. He was educated in mathematics, computer science, and economics at the University of Chicago after distinguished high school performance in mathematics and knowledge olympiads.
Trustee, TiE Global
New York, India
Tariq Khan is an angel investor and a specialist in financing start-ups at the earliest stages of their launch. He co-founded Games 24x7 Inc which launched the largest on-line games company in India. His other investments include Buddi-Health, Vectorly, Fitbark, Resolute Innovation and Baby Destination. He is Past President of the New York Chapter of TiE, the largest mentoring organization for entrepreneurship. Currently he is serving a two year term on the TiE Global Board of Trustees.
Previously he worked for twenty years in finance, with major banks and financial institutions in most of the support and operational functions including settlements, finance, risk management, compliance and technology. Main companies he has worked for include Credit Suisse, Morgan Stanley, Lehman Brothers, GM Asset Management, Citigroup Private Bank, Natwest, Lloyds Bank and Banca Nazionale del Lavoro.
In addition, Mr Khan has twenty years experience working in industrial and commercial organizations, from large Fortune 500 companies, to small, family owned enterprises. Major companies he has worked for include CNA Insurance, L’Oreal, Mitsui & Co USA, Fiat SpA, Filippo Fochi Spa, Hunter Douglas NV, Sun Chemicals, Colgate Palmolive, Ely Lily, Reuters, ENI and IBM.
Mr Khan grew up in Rome, Italy and after four decades in Europe moved to the US in 2000 where he has settled in the New York City vicinity.
Dr. Shreeram Iyer
CEO at Qubit AI Technologies
Shreeram is CEO of Qubit AI Technologies a Deep Tech Start-up
He is considered contemporary strategist with the ability to execute. He has been part of Multi-Million Dollar deals Globally both for Strategic Acquisitions and Services Integration in a previous corporate birth.
Shreeram is an avid reader with a very fertile mind and has developed copyrights and patents in the area of Mathematics, Management & Blockchain.
He has also been a keynote speaker for several international forums across the Globe.
Shreeram is currently pursuing his Doctorate and has earned professional degrees and certificate in Engineering & Finance. He received more than a dime of Management Awards and a couple of Industry Awards.
He holds pro-bono Advisory/Mentor positions with a few Incubation centres & Not for Profits