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Vijay Tirathrai

Techstars Dubai
Managing Director
Vijay is the Managing Director of Techstars Dubai, part of the leading worldwide network that supports entrepreneurs through its mentor-driven accelerator program.

Prior joining Techstars, he was the former Global CEO and Chairman of the Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO) based in Washington D.C.; where he led the growth of 13,000+ leading global entrepreneurs represented in 65 countries.

Vijay founded several businesses in Asia and was a pioneer in this field; including cycling helmets, events production, and association management shared services. Early in his career he served in CEO roles namely in fashion retail and clothing manufacturing. He served in numerous leadership roles, including the Young President Organization, organizing the 16th Commonwealth Games and as a trustee at Richmond University, London.

Now based in Dubai, Vijay has previously lived and worked in Washington D.C, London, Hong Kong, Singapore and Kuala Lumpur, He proactive influencer in the international entrepreneurial ecosystem as angel investor and mentor. He is passionate about cycling and exploring world heritage sites.

My Moderators Sessions

Monday, December 10

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