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Manish is a keen technology, people and business leader. He brings in over 23 years of operating and advisory experience across different sectors.

He has been actively involved in the startup eco-system in India for the last few years. He co-founded LetsVenture.com and led it to become the leading marketplace for startups & early stage investors in India (enabled 15 startups raising their rounds) within a very short span of time. He is a keen mentor of startups and loves working with them as an advisor and an angel investor. Recently he was rated as one of the top angel investors in India by VC Circle. He is on the boards of several startups.

Before LetsVenture, he was the India country manager for Sling Media Inc, a silicon valley based consumer electronic startup. He built the R&D and product team in India from scratch and took it to a successful acquisition.

He is also a founder-mentor for an initiative called Women Entrepreneur Quest, which is an annual event for recognizing and rewarding women entrepreneurs in India. This initiative was founded in 2010 and will be hosting its fifth later this year.

After doing his engineering from IIT Kanpur in 1992, he has been instrumental in building several products and teams in different startups and established organisations like Sling Media, Ittiam Systems and Motorola. He has contributed to the standardisation of MPEG-4 standard as well and holds couple of video technology patents to his name. He has experience in building hardware standalone products as well as cloud enabled software products.

He is a keen sports enthusiast and a published wildlife photographer.

Profile of the main director for the company (this should appear first).

HC Srinivasa is a highly talented senior level Information Technology professional, with over 2 decades of experience in technology architecture, integration, business analysis, and product development in the embedded systems technology space. Srinivasa has a Bachelor's degree in Electronics and Communications and a Masters in Applied Electronics. With a blend of both the technical and managerial abilities to make a great organization, Srinivasa has built several teams from grounds-up and motivated them to become a self-driven team to perform at full potential. Srinivasa has worked in a range of large and medium-sized companies like Tata Elxsi, Motorola, Intel, and Laird, and brings in varied experience and insights. He is very hands-on and technically very competent.

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