Currently the Chief Technology Officer for Velti, Vishal Gurbuxani was the co-founder of Mobclix, the largest mobile ad exchange, which was acquired by Velti in October 2010. Previously, he worked at Accenture as part of a group of 150 researchers and consultants selected from 250,000 employees focusing on digital media, mobile, big data, content optimization, and predictive analytics. He has filed numerous patents on predictive monitoring, remote monitoring, diagnostics, advertising, mobile analytics and monetization.
Mr. Gurbuxani has been involved with technology for the past 15 years and sits right at the Intersection of technology and business. Having worked in five startups and been through three successful exits, he has seen the differences between what makes a company great versus what makes a company fail. Mr. Gurbuxani has made numerous angel investments, spanning innovative advertising companies, medical enablers, hospital 3.0 and companies promoting social good.
Mr. Gurbuxani graduated with honors with a Bachelor of Science and Masters in Computer Engineering from Santa Clara University. When he's not focusing on his current efforts, you'll find him brainstorming on the next big game-changing idea.