Hari is a seasoned commercial manager, who has spent the last decade helping offline industries in Asia 'go digital'. He brings with him more than 15 years of industry leadership – accelerating customer satisfaction, revenue growth, and user growth strategies for technology and consumer internet organisations across Asia Pacific and the United States of America.
As the Chief Executive Officer of PropertyGuru Group, Hari leads the corporate direction and business strategy of the PropertyGuru Group of companies and brands and oversees the day-to-day operations of the Group across Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia.
Prior to PropertyGuru, Hari was the Vice President & Managing Director of APAC & Japan at LinkedIn, where he led more than 1,000 employees across 10 offices to create and deliver value for more than 80 million members and clients. He has also worked in leadership positions in companies such as Fox Interactive Media, Yahoo! and Cisco, as well as start-ups like Travelguru.
He sits on the board of the Singapore chapter of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE), an organisation focused on fostering entrepreneurship. Hari holds an MBA from INSEAD and an M.S. in Telecommunications from the University of Colorado."
Nick is a seasoned entrepreneur and investor, who has built multiple businesses in Asia from the ground up, and has successfully exit a recruitment business in Japan.
Nick's expertise within the recruitment and staffing industry is well recognized and is widely respected by the community. Nick is currently the co-founder @ Recruitment International Asia and he enjoys working with like-minded, ambitious people to help them grow their business.
Anuj is passionate about entrepreneurship and its power to create lasting value. He has rich experience in 'Venture Building' with large FMCG MNCs and Technology Startups. A strong proponent of the 'Pay it Forward' philosophy, he actively shares his knowledge and experience with brave young startups.
Anuj is driven by the vision of Startup-O platform to democratise innovation by enabling every promising tech startup in Asia to succeed with a 'Fast & Efficient' connect to strategic capital, global experts & critical resources. He is a strong contributor to Singapore & SEA startup ecosystem, and as such, he has a deep understanding of pain areas for both startups and angel investors. He has trained over 160+ Asian startups via a series of structured bootcamps with LITHAN Academy, as well as mentored many others at JFDI, SMU and INSEAD.
Anuj has deep 'Go To Market' knowhow across 14 Asian markets from 'Japan to Jakarta'. He gained a wealth of experience in his career spanning across companies like Procter & Gamble, Glaxo Smithkline Beecham, WIPRO, BIC and in Tech Startup world with successful scaling of a Jungle Venture portfolio startup in F&B SaaS domain before he co-founded Startup-O in 2016.
Hemant has 15 years of experience in Strategy, Business Development, Entrepreneurship and Investments in the TMT and Finance sectors. Currently, he is a Venture Partner at Golden Equator Capital, and an angel investor. He was also a founding Limited Partner with both Cocoon Capital and INSEAD Alumni Ventures Fund.
Hemant was at Google for over six years in Singapore, UK and Brazil offices. Prior to Google, Hemant worked in Private Equity and Investment Banking in the UK and India, and as an Engineer at Samsung Electronics in India, Korea and US.
He enjoys cycling, traveling, and photography. He obtained his MBA with distinction from INSEAD.
Jim is co-founder and CEO of Scaled Networks, an HR technology business with offices in Singapore and London. Prior to Scaled, Jim co-founded European venture fund, Medra Capital, which invested in a portfolio of 12 technology startups ranging from SaaS and mobile to materials and hybrid vehicles.
Jim's background as a business owner, investor, board member, marketer, business developer and former recruiter will help HackerTrail to scale across SE Asia and beyond. He has first-hand experience of the full business lifestyle, from ideation to growth and exit via both MBO and trade sale, and his network extends across Asia Pacific, Europe, the UK and North America.