Speakers Bio & Abstract

Thyagrajan Iyer Director and Founding Team Member

BiographyMr. K. Thyagrajan is one of the Founding Team Members of the International Centre of Entrepreneurship and Technology (iCreate www.icreate.org.in) which is a Public-Private initiative with the Government of Gujarat. He is on the Board of Directors of iCreate and is actively engaged in shaping the Centre and participates intimately in the grooming and mentoring of aspiring next-generation entrepreneurs. He is currently mentoring start-ups and aspiring entrepreneurs in diverse areas of technology.

Mr. Thyagrajan has a professional career journey of over 35 years that has traversed across a variety of fields; hard-core engineering (involving design-manufacturing-project management), management consulting, mentoring and propagating next-generation entrepreneurship, and academic teaching in diverse areas of technology, business management and entrepreneurship, and advisory in policy making. He is a Mechanical Engineer by education, with a PGD in Business and Industrial Management. He has been a prolific writer, poet, and dramatist in English, Hindi, and Gujarati.