India Accelerator


Business is a team sport.


Ashish Bhatia

Highly experienced senior IT executive, leader, consultant & strategist with 20 plus years in leadership positions at reputed MNCs spanning across the globe, Ashish has worked in diverse roles and functions as Site Leader & Head IT. Setting up & scaling up is his core expertise. Heavily involved in Start-up ecosystem now as an entrepreneur, investor and mentor. 

Gaurav Nagar

Gaurav has helped number of enterprise and start-up teams understand and adapt LEAN start-up principles combined with XP and DevOps practices. A forever learner, he is passionate about delivering exponential value to the users of products that his teams create. An avid reader, he can be found engrossed in a book those few times he is not working on another unique idea 

Rakesh Saoji

Versatile and effective delivery lead with 15 years experience in outstanding project planning, execution, monitoring and resource balancing skills. Ability to support multiple simultaneous projects in matrix organizational structure. 



Deepak helps product teams go fast. He works with start-ups to run atleast one experiment/research per week to improve their product and business model. He has extensive experience in helping organizations and start-ups innovate and evolve products that customers really want through Lean Startup, Design Thinking, Customer Development, Agile and DevOps methodologies. He has worked with product & development teams at MNCs - eBay, Target, Accretive Health, Bravura Solutions as well as early stage startups – eGaming Arena, XChange and Wish-A-Mitr.



He started coding since he was 12. His passion lies in exploring new technologies, getting his hands dirty and developing beautiful products out of them. That is the reason behind Big Drop; to be proficient in areas where other standard development companies lack



Over 12 years of rich corporate experience in the IT and Health Care Industry. Thereafter the entrepreneurial bug bit her to start a new journey for herself as an entrepreneur, mentor and an early-stage investor. Her expertise lies in technology, healthcare, business development and growth hacking.


Abhay Chawla

With more than 10 years of experience in the industry, Abhay has played top of his league for the real estate market in NCR. He has the experience and local know-how to make the best possible decisions. A leader and a mentor, Abhay specialises in customer excellence and innovation. He brings a strategic yet personable approach to India Accelerator's co work.




Dev specializes in helping startups, teams and individuals improve their ability to deliver valuable products, efficiently and with limited resources.  He helps startups create the passionate environment where teamwork, collaboration and fun can flourish. He leads by example, practices what he preaches by implementing these principles and practices within the product teams that he mentors and coaches. That’s the commitment he lives up to.