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About the Founder

Anand Thyagarajan

Vision HolderFounderTech InnovatorEvangelist

My Story

A seasoned tech innovator with proven ability to develop and rapidly implement strategies to intensify revenue growth and profitability in start ups to mid-sized technology companies. His diverse background in more than 29 years of professional experience includes developing Intellectual Properties, management ,IP Law and leadership positions in technology companies.

With his unique background and passion for execution and business performance, he has developed techniques and processes that combine the best of both:

  • Speed of a small company and management rigor of a large organization
  • Compelling strategy and Effective Execution
  • Sales Drive and Delivery Excellence
  • Employee Welfare and Customer Satisfaction
  • Focus and Diversification – Products
  • Services
  • Customers
  • Markets and Partners

For the past 18 years, has worked closely, with reputed global CEOs and leaders of organizations (also worked as CEO, COO, and has served as Executive Board Member in various Listed and Privately owned companies ) and helped develop cutting edge IP ‘s ,Products ,solutions and Application Services to maximize revenue and profitability. Based on his experience and expertise he helps in rapidly assessing the external realities (market & customer needs, competitive strengths & weaknesses), internal capabilities and then helps position the company and its employees to consistently excel in delivery and performance.

Has special expertise in developing strategic relationships & partnerships, expanding market share & penetrating new markets, driving cross-functional teams, developing and managing multi-million dollar accounts.

Was one of the early evangelists of India’s IP creation capabilities and global economic potential. He was a steering member of Asia Silicon Valley Association (ASVC), a pioneering organization formed prior to TiE. His teams participation at the first international NASSCOM was recognized for its insight and recognition of India’s potential to unleash the IP’s in technology, Healthcare and potential applications to the world.

Professional Skills



Natural marketer with extensive experience in all aspects of strategic, tactical and product marketing, with a track record of consistently growing market share and penetrating new markets.

  • As Director & Chief Operating Officer a listed Co drove business expansion plan gaining market share in Europe UK Asia Pac and aggressively penetrating other international markets including Japan.
  • Was responsible for establishing research and development centers in Singapore and India and increased the Patent portfolio to more than 16 in less than 14 months.
  • As a Co Founder of technology company created and drove market strategies and launched new products/services established key relationships with leading chip makers like Intel/ Qualcomm/Texas Instruments and Telcos like Reliance Qualcomm NTelos Movistar Moville Telecom Italia T Mobile etc.


Big picture thinker with an exceptional ability to develop and operationalize strategy. Has a compelling record of accelerating business performance in diverse sectors.

  • Mobilize leading medical device company to restructure and engage in IP creation strategic implementation and fast cycle execution resulting in a 100% revamp.
  • As part of corporate strategy formed and led team that developed plan to penetrate a strategic Fortune 100 Company resulting in IP revenue.
  • Led cross-functional executive task force to successfully transition company from a Research and Development company to a IP license and solutions provider.




Consummate team player with a history of repeatedly building high performance teams that deliver outstanding revenue potential and growth in new markets.

  • As a co founder of several start ups quickly brought cross functional team into a cohesive unit and drove commercialization and revenue growth.
  • An active founding member and instrumental in funding more than 7 ventures across India / Singapore / Australia, United Kingdom and Europe in wireless communication, transformation technology in healthcare verticals.
  • Recognized for deep listening and win-win negotiation skills. Recruited and trained managers on account management & customer centric approach to building partnerships and growing revenue.