Authors and Speakers

Alok Kejriwal

Author of 'Why I Stopped Wearing My Socks'

Amar Deshpande

Founder, Gaatha Story

Ameen Haque

Founder, Storywallahs

Amit Goel

Product Head, Amagi

Harish Bijoor

Author of 'Marketing Trends: Smart Insight into The World of Indian Business', CEO, Harish Bijoor Consults

R Jagannathan

Author of 'Jobs Crisis in India'

Mahendra Sharma

CEO, Matrubharti, Vernacular Content Community Digital Media

Malavika Harita

Former CEO, Satchi & Satchi Focus & Founder, Brand Circle

Mukund Rajan

Author of 'The Brand Custodian - My Years With the Tatas', Co-founder, ECube Investment Advisors

NR Narayana Murthy

Co-founder, Infosys, Author of 'A Better India A Better World'

Naveen Valsakumar

CEO, Notion Press

Nistha Tripathi

Author of 'NO SHORTCUTS - Rare Insights From 15 Successful Start-up Founders'

Pradnya Parasher

Co-author of 'The Secret Lives of Organizations - Invisible Rules of Success for the Young Indian Professional'

Priyadharshini SK

Faculty, ICFAI Business School

V Raghunathan

Author of 'Games Indians Play' (Revised Edition), Director, Schulich Business School

Ramya Ranganathan

Adjunct Faculty, IIM Bangalore

Prof. Rishikesha T. Krishnan
Professor of Strategy, IIM Bangalore

Shalini Lal

Co-author of 'The Secret Lives of Organizations - Invisible Rules of Success for the Young Indian Professional'

Sharmin Ali

Founder & CEO, Instoried, Author

Shradha Sharma

Co-author of 'Cut the Crap & Jargon – Lessons from the Start-up Trenches' and Founder, YourStory

Sona Maniar

Author of corporate fiction 'Peasants at a Party & Other Stories'

Sudheesh Venkatesh

Chief People Officer, Azim Premji Foundation

Suresh Narasimha

founder, TELiBrahma, Sensara and MonkeyBox, Board Member, TiE. Currently runs

Varad Rajan Krishna

Co-founder, 100 Open Startups, Startup360 Accelerator

Vikrant Pande

Writer and Literary Translator


Archana Chakravarthy

Principal, Delta L Coaching & OD Consulting

Ashok G

Founder CEO, StartUp360

Benedict Paramanand

CEO, Bangalore Business Literature Festival

Ganesh Vancheeswaran

Freelance Journalist and Author of ‘The Underage CEOs’

Sandeep Das

Director, PwC Bangalore

Shoaib Ahmed

Founder, Catalyster, Former President, Tally, Co-founder, iSpirit