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Mr. Vikram Upadhyaya

Mr. Vikram Upadhyaya

Achiever's Success Story

Bridging Innovations Across Borders

Meet Vikram, a visionary entrepreneur and venture capitalist who has transformed the landscape of innovation, seamlessly connecting India to the world. Vikram’s journey began as a researcher at the University of Tokyo, where he delved into the realm of Real-Time Operating Systems. His journey into entrepreneurship commenced in 1999, marking the genesis of a career characterized by a relentless pursuit of innovation and transformative leadership.

Since 2008, Vikram has played a crucial role in nurturing the growth of over 200 startups across Asia. Notable success stories like Druva, Loginext, Blue Tokai Coffee, Deeptek AI, Dave AI, and Supplynote stand as testament to his keen eye for groundbreaking ideas and unwavering support for emerging talent.

One of Vikram’s crowning achievements is the establishment of Asia’s largest Mobility and Automobile Innovation Lab (M.A.I.L™) and the revolutionary DXLab™. These pioneering initiatives have not only served as platform for innovation but have also become catalysts for cross-border collaborations, fostering an ecosystem where ideas flow seamlessly from India to the world.

Vikram’s impact extends beyond individual startups to large corporates in Japan and India, thanks to his visionary co-creation programs, DXLab™ and M.A.I.L™. Through these initiatives, he has facilitated a bridge between two of Asia’s economic powerhouses, catalyzing innovation that transcends borders.

As a venture capitalist, Vikram doesn’t just invest in businesses; he invests in the dreams and aspirations of the next generation of innovators. His inspiring journey, marked by resilience, foresight, and a commitment to excellence, continues to shape the landscape of cross-border innovations, leaving an indelible mark on the world of entrepreneurship.

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