anil-chhikaraAnil Chhikara
Serial Entrepreneur, Judge & Mentor at India's 1st Startup Reality TV Show, Discovering & Nurturing cool Tech Startups

I am an entrepreneur at heart, believer in dreams, love incubating innovative tech startups, go-to-market specialist and am passionate about setting & scaling up new businesses.

In 2001, I founded 24x7 Learning and led its growth in enterprise segment for over a decade to become India’s largest e-learning implementation company. I successfully launched international eLearning brands like Skillsoft, NetG, MindLeaders etc in India. Besides angels, successfully raised two rounds of investments including US$ 4 million from Network18, India’s leading media conglomerate.

Prior to founding 24x7 Learning, I had successfully setup and launched businesses for two large multinational companies, Parametric Technology Corp, USA and Cimatron, Israel, in India and held leadership positions in Patni Computers, Wipro and HCL-HP.

I am a mechanical engineer by education and specialize in creating and implementing Go-to-Market strategies, demand creation, international partnerships, setting up distribution networks, B2B market development, product management, acquiring marquee customers for new products, business operations, strategy and high-value solution selling.

I love Sculpting and College and have won many national level prizes.

Currently promoting and supporting innovative tech startups that have a huge impact on our lives.... exciting times in the startup ecosystem!