Sanjay has spent much of his career as an entrepreneur across multiple business sectors. His entrepreneurship began with a grant from National Institute of Health where he led a team that encompassed artificial intelligence techniques to diagnose patients with Alzheimer’s disease. He then moved on to ventures that included retraining technology workers who lost their jobs and and an IT Services company, Optimos. His clients have included the Library of Congress, Federal Reserve Bank, U.S. Mint and the National Labor Relations Board. Optimos was sold in 2014 at a point when Sanjay’s focus turned to a new technology-driven sector known as ‘connected transport’, a critical component of ‘Smart City’ technology initiatives taking shape around the globe.
He founded AUTONEBULA as an accelerator for top-level entrepreneurs who develop technologies for connected transport in the U.S. and India. Sanjay also is Chairman of Kaloupi, a firm specializing in back office outsourced services and Wellisen, a nutraceutical company.
Sanjay holds an M.B.A. in Finance & Investments from George Washington University. He’s been a recipient of several industry awards and is a frequent public speaker and media contributor.
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His expertise includes working at the Deshpande Foundation Sandbox Accelerator while mentoring social entrepreneurs and executives. He’s an active panel member involved for various NGOs focused on child, youth and women empowerment. His Passion Framework blog uses poetry and stories to explain entrepreneurship success .
Prakash has scaled startups and built ODC for Info Electronic Systems and Shell Information Technologies, delivered high tech projects for Furnace Automation, Engine Monitoring, ARDE Bombshell Automation, Weather Protocol Implementation for airport applications, a weather monitoring System for IMD, Integrated Watershed Management and Rural Applications. He’s also conducted vulnerability assessments for various telecom, banking and legal applications.
In 2015 he won the Best Social Media Innovation Award for PCombinator, was a Recipient of Karmaveer Fellowship Award and was nominated for Best Innovation Award for Entrepreneur Game by GHRC.
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