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Mentor Session: Sandeep Kumar

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Sandeep Kumar Partner Tech Ranch Austin

Mr. Kumar is Partner at Tech Ranch (entrepreneur development and startup accelerator organization) and Managing Partner at IBTP (international consulting firm). He has 30 years’ experience in building Technology Businesses, M&A, entering New Markets, Sales Channel Creation, Business Development, and New Product Development. He has extensive operational experience in establishing businesses in US, Israel, Japan, China, Taiwan and India. He currently advises emerging technology companies in US, China and Japan in MEM’s, Robotics, Wireless, Energy, Industrial and Content Creation and Distribution Sectors. He was founder/CEO at multiple technology startups. Prior to starting his first business he was a VC and before that he was GM at Texas Instruments where he built and ran global businesses and R&D teams in Broadband Communications, DSP and MCU