Co-Founder of WizRocket Technologies
Anand Jain is currently the Co-Founder of WizRocket Technologies. Previously, he was the founding CTO of burrp.com (acquired by Network18 in 2009). Before that, Anand was based out of the US where he has worked wtih with Motorola, AT&T and Brience. Anand is a self-taught technologist, with more than 20 years of hands-on experience architecting and building software. He’s a senior management professional with significant experience leading engineering, design, quality and IT teams.
Founder at Just Unfollow
Nischal Shetty is the founder of JustUnfollow, a growth platform for social media with over 6.5 Million users and $1 Million in revenues. Before starting JustUnfollow, he was part of burrp.com. He's been featured on the Forbes India 30 under 30 list for 2014.
Rahul is passionate about using technology as an enabler in meeting latent/niche needs. He co-founded Purplle.com, India's largest online platform for beauty and grooming. As a Tata Administrative Services (TAS) officer, a leadership cadre in the Tata Group, he setup a rural supply chain for processed pulses, established India's first private sector aero-structure manufacturing facility, and piloted low carbon fuel cells with telecom towers. Having graduated from IIT KGP and IIM Ahmedabad, Rahul specializes in the strategy and the on-ground implementation of Greenfield projects. He is also Fellow in the Startup Leadership Program (Mumbai Chapter).
Over the past 16 years Nikhil Soman have built 5 startups in all forms of digital media – ranging from a
Social Network, Online Gaming Portal to technology platform in the Social media & Games Industry.
His roles have typically comprised an even split between Product Development & Technology
Leadership, particularly for high-scalability consumer services, each having scaled to 10+ million
Some of the businesses he has created in a Founding role are Bigadda.com(India’s largest Social
Network ~10m users 2007-2009) & Zapak.com (India’s largest Online & Mobile Games Company),
besides having made significant contributions to overall Technology Strategy & Product Development
across companies like Indiatimes.com, Geodesic & Reliance Entertainment.
Currently he is working on -
Dialify – A new Voice (Telecom) VAS Service Delivery Platform that is capable of delivering
interactive Audio Games over Voice Calls on any telephony network. They have released 10 titles &
over 500000 paying subscribers across multiple networks have played our games.
Playblazer – Playblazer provides cloud-hosted & pre-built Game Mechanics required to build Social &
Multiplayer Games. Playblazer helps Game Studios reduce time to market & cost of infrastructure
resulting in thousand’s of dollars saved per day of development. They have a number of mid-sized
studios like Jump Games & Spiel Studios using Playblazer to transition from single player games to
Cross-platform Multiplayer Games in a matter of weeks.