King's College, England
The London School of Economics
BA - Claremont McKenna College
ENTREPRENEUR IN RESIDENCE
Ashwin has served as the founder/CEO and as a Senior Executive of both Corporate Strategy and Business Development for several technology companies. He is experienced in leading businesses from inception to exit. His 20-year industry experience spans software, Internet, green/clean tech, finance, life sciences and eCommerce.
As President of Match Point Ventures, Ashwin works closely with leadership teams of technology companies in executing mission critical initiatives including business planning, market entry/traction, strategic alliances, private equity, restructuring and exit strategies.
Ashwin was the founder and CEO of Gemteq Software Inc., an award winning technology company that he led from inception to expansion into domestic and international markets, forging strategic alliances in Israel, France, Spain and Japan. Post merger with Alogic, a Business Intelligence subsidiary of a $100+ million French corporation, Ashwin became the President of U.S. Operations for the combined companies.
Prior to Gemteq Software, Ashwin held business development positions with Dun & Bradstreet Software and Comshare Inc. in England, Spain and the United States.
Ashwin received a B.A. from Claremont McKenna College with a dual degree in Economics and Mathematics. He also attended The London School of Economics and King’s College, England.