A “Careers Transformer”, Rishi Kappal is the Global Strategist and CEO of EDUGILD Global Edtech Accelerator. His academic and entrepreneurial journey started in 2013, initially as an educator with leading management colleges. Presently, he also holds a portfolio of 21 edtech companies, invested in sweat equity as a business strategist and facilitator. Prior to that, for more than two decades, Rishi helmed strategic and operational roles in Sony, Qualcomm, Ericsson, BP/Castrol, Avaya and HCL. Having received several awards and accolades for his professionalism and speed of execution. Rishi has travelled and learn from global journeys, speaks at various International forums and is and author for McGraw Hill.