Product Led Accelerator | Team

Team

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Jogi Daita

Founder & Partner

Jogi focuses on early stage startups in Recruiting, Talent Management and Education Tech industries. His broad responsibilities include driving vision, strategy, developing key partnerships and venture creation.

Jogi is the Founder & Partner of Oxygen Ventures, a tech venture firm based in Harrisburg with offices in the US and India since its inception in 2004. Earlier, he served as CEO at Credo Technology Solutions and other technology firms. Prior to relocating to the US in 1999, he was based in Mumbai and gained valuable experience in technology startups, private equity, and M&A.

Jogi serves as an advisor and board member to partner firms. He holds both a BA in Economics and an MBA, and is a BITS, Pilani alumni.

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Suresh Madhuvarsu

Founder & Partner

Suresh focuses on early stage startups in Automotive, Construction, Talent Management industries, and brings in the SaaS, Mobile Apps, IoT, Chatbots, Blockchain, and Analytics expertise. He is passionate about productivity and collaboration applications across industries.

Suresh drove product strategy for multiple B2B SaaS and Mobile products and scaled to $100M+ revenue in 5 years with organic growth and acquisitions. The 2 startups he was part of went through acquisitions by Oracle & Software AG. Suresh enjoys mentoring and advising early-stage founders & leadership teams building emerging technology start-ups.

Suresh is an author, blogger, speaker and Product Management mentor, and lives in San Francisco Bay Area. He has a Computer Science degree from India and MBA from the University of California, Davis.

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Anand Desikan

Founder & Partner

Anand focuses on early-stage startups in Digital Health, Healthcare, Telecommunications, Mobility Solutions, and Travel industries. He brings deep expertise in Medical devices, SaaS, Cloud infrastructure, DevOps, Cybersecurity, Artificial intelligence, and Machine learning to deliver long term value.

Anand led the delivery of multiple products from early-stage for B2B and scaled to $90MM+ revenue with high operating margins. Anand advises several startups in their early stage and growth stages and loves to work with founders and leaders to make their products become force multipliers. 

Anand lives in the San Francisco Bay area. He began his career in engineering, and product roles at Philips, Siemens, GE Healthcare, and has earned an M.B.A from Lake Forest Graduate school of Management and a B.S. in Engineering from the University of Madras in India.

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Aidar Kussainov

Growth Partner & Head of Eurasia

Aidar Kussainov brings more than 10 years of sales and strategy experience and a deep understanding of global cultures and business. His focus is on technology startups, enterprise and government clients located all around the world. Previously, Aidar was an international business development lead who facilitated business transactions globally in China and North America. As director of Business Development for a Chinese technology consulting firm, he divided his time between the United States and China.

A results-driven strategist, Aidar provides expert relationship management and strategic guidance to clients. He builds trust through a demonstrated ability to optimize performance and achieve desired results, and has a passion for professional and personal development to continue to bring the highest value to clients. Aidar earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics and Finance at the University of York, United Kingdom.