FOUNDER AND CEO, TheCapitalNet, Inc.Rakesh has over 20 years of global executive leadership experience with companies like RealPage, SAP and Virsa Systems (acquired by SAP). Dr. Bhatia has been a profound enabler and coach in the startup ecosystem. He has also served multiple terms on the board of TiE Hyderabad and is closely associated with a number of incubators and business schools. Dr. Bhatia is an alumnus of IIM Kozhikode and a doctorate in Business Administration from GEM?, France, with research interest in M&A, integrations, sense making and culture in international business and M&As. Rakesh loves to spend time with his family and when not working, he is found in the gym or rallying on mountains and in deserts.