Featured Speakers

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Apu Pavithran

Founder and CEO


Apu is the Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Hexnode, the Unified Endpoint Management solution helping customers from over 100 countries manage and secure endpoints from a central console. Apu is responsible for visualizing, formulating and implementing Hexnode’s vision to be the forefront of technology.

An entrepreneur to the core, Apu is a thought-leader and a strong advocate of governance and information security. When he is not thinking about making Hexnode even better, you can find him working on his culinary skills.

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Vinay Bhagat

Founder & CEO

Trust Radius

Vinay is a serial entrepreneur who is passionate about tackling big problems. Vinay conceived the idea of trust radius when he faced challenges in finding and purchasing enterprise software solutions at his previous organization.

In 1999, Vinay founded Convio, the leading Software as a Services platform for non-profits. In April 2010, Convio became a public company and was acquired in May 2012 for $325 million.

Before Convio, Vinay was a Director at Trilogy Software and a Consultant at Bain & Company in London, Hong Kong, and Kiev.

He holds an MBA from Harvard Business School where he graduated as a Baker Scholar, an MS Engineering-Economic Systems from Stanford University, and a MA in Engineering Information Sciences from Cambridge University with First Class Honors.

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Sean Ginevan

Head of Global Strategy & Digital Partnerships


Sean currently serves as Head of Global Strategy and Digital Partnerships at Google where he is responsible for the development of market strategy, developer relations, and go-to-market programs for Android in enterprise businesses. A noted thought leader, Sean's views have been featured in major media outlets including Entrepreneur, SC Magazine, and Re/Code and he has spoken at dozens of major events around the world.

Sean previously worked at MobileIron across roles in corporate strategy, businesses and corporate development; product management, and marketing. During his tenure, he helped grow the company from stealth mode to IPO and a #1 rank in the 2014 Deloitte Fast 500. Prior to MobileIron, Sean held engineering, marketing, and editorial roles with Cisco Systems, InformationWeek, Network Computing, and AOL. Sean has an MS in Information Management and a BS in Information Management and Technology, both from Syracuse University. 

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Rachana Vijayan

CMO & Director of Sales, Marketing and Channel Partnership


Rachana is the Chief Marketing Officer and Director of Sales, Marketing and Channel Partnerships at Hexnode. Apart from guiding and monitoring teams, Rachana is accomplished at driving marketing efforts with instinctive, thoughtful approach to conceptualizing, validating and executing marketing programs. Before joining Hexnode, she has held technical and leadership roles in Zoho and FCA. With a degree in Engineering and a master's in business administration, she is passionate about transforming businesses with the latest technology.

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Jason Rhule

Co-Founder, President

iLeague Wireless

Jason Rhule is the Founder and CEO of iLeague Wireless, a Canadian based Mobile Data aggregation firm specializing in providing large volume data services over 4G/5G networks. Their growing managed services business covers, device procurement, staging and MDM professional services.

iLeague Wireless services clients in Canada and across the globe from their office in Milton, Ontario. Before founding iLeague Wireless, Jason spent most of his career working for some of the largest telecom, banking and technology firms primarily in the business development, sales and user experience areas. He brings 20+ years of experience focusing on the Customer and building solid relationships. With Jason's perseverance and guidance, in 5 short years iLeague Wireless has grown substantially; adding large national clients and changing how wireless data is sold and managed.

As a Tech business founder, Jason is always on the hunt to expand his knowledge, find and create new exciting business opportunities for innovation.

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Thiago Bolognez

Director, Business Development, Strategic Partnerships


Thiago is the Director of Business Development at MobileXtra, focusing on building and supporting new partnerships across Canada. He works closely with national Mobile carriers, partners and resellers to enable their salesforce to promote MobileXtra’s services.

Throughout his 15 years spent in the telecom industry, a good part of it was dedicated to supporting and managing B2B sales in different Canadian markets. As a certified Sales trainer and coach, he positions himself as his clients’ own intrapreneur to help them solve challenges and achieve their growth goals.

Apart from being passionate about technology, he will not miss an opportunity to connect with SMB owners and join in on a brainstorming session!

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Andrea Saez


The Product Dynamic

Andrea is co-founder of The Product Dynamic and has worked in product management and support for over 10 years with companies in various growth stages, always with a focus customer-centered outcomes and best practices.

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Jennifer Poole

Head of Client Acquisition


Jennifer Poole is the head of client acquisition at Publicize and has an extensive international background in B2B sales and building client acquisition strategies from Colombia to Kenya, Kuwait to the Philippines. Since joining Publicize, she has been responsible for establishing processes to scale Publicize's annual sales 300%.

Publicize is a digital PR agency located in Medellin, Colombia which has pioneered PR for growth. Publicize services clients from start-ups to enterprises who are looking to utilize PR and communications as an essential element of their growth strategy.

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Michael Brito

EVP, Head of Digital & Analytics

Zeno Group

Michael is a digital strategist, published author, TEDx speaker, adjunct professor, and avid 49ers and Lakers fan with over 20+ years of experience helping organizations break through the clutter and reach their audience with game-changing marketing and communication programs.

As an Executive Vice President at Zeno Group, Michael is responsible for helping clients reach their target audience with laser-focused precision ,the right story, at the right time, in the right channel and with the right media. This unique methodology requires a combination of audience intelligence, creative, editorial content, targeted paid media and rigorous integration with traditional public relations programs.

Previously, he was the Head of Social Marketing at W2O Group, and Senior Vice President of Social Strategy at Edelman Digital where he consulted for large brands implementing integrated content and digital marketing programs, globally.

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Michelle Ragusa- McBain

VP of Global Channel and Digital Strategy

JS Group

Michelle is an accomplished and highly visible 17-year veteran in the global technology channel. Currently she is VP of Global Channel and Digital Strategy for JS Group where she passionately works to help companies create and grow their global channel and marketing and strategies, social selling, digital marketing and ecosystem communications, as well as partner enablement and frameworks, from go to market strategy to execution.

Previously, she was Senior Director of Technology & Business Sales and Marketing Services at Office Depot/ CompuCom and prior she was a Global Channel Leader at Cisco for 13 years and recipient of the prestigious “Cisco World Wide Innovation and Growth Award”.

As a visible thought leader, Entrepreneur Magazine named as one of the top 4 people to inspire women to pursue a career in Tech and was recognized recently by CompTIA as their Leadership Award winner for Advancing Women in Technology, as well as SMB Magazine as one of the 150 most influential people in the global IT Business Community. She has keynoted at various conferences including the four largest and most influential technology and telco conferences globally including: Channel Partners, CRN, CompTIA, and IT Nation. She serves as Ambassador and Chairman Emeritus of Advancing Women in Technology at CompTIA, former Independent Board Member of CRN Women in the Channel and a long-standing member of the National Women in Technology Group, and most recently Alliance of Channel Women SE Florida Chapter Founder.

In her free time, she is a proud wife to Channel Influencer of the Year Jay McBain, girl mom, dog and cat owner lover, world traveler (pre pandemic) to 85 countries and 6 continents and would have been to the 7th continent this year if not for Covid, technology and social media enthusiast, lifelong learner, and humanitarian.

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Kirsty Traill

Startup Advisor

VP Yext

Kirsty is a Startup Advisor, focused on helping companies at all stages of funding achieve step changes in their growth trajectory. Her subject matter expertise centers around Customer Experience, Customer Success, Support and Service, Customer Insights, and Advocacy. She also provides guidance more broadly on Marketing, Branding, and Operations.

Kirsty's other experience includes VP of Client Advocacy at Yext (NYSE: Yext), the leading Search Experience Cloud platform, and VP Customer at Hootsuite, the world’s most widely used social media relationship platform. Before Hootsuite, Kirsty was the Chief Customer Officer at Snapfish, a San Francisco-based online photo merchandising company.

Kirsty has over 25 years of international experience gained from Executive Sales & Marketing, Operations, and General Management roles in the US, Canada, Japan, and New Zealand.

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Jibran Ali Khan

Executive Director (APAC-EMEA)


Having MBA in Marketing, MSC Degree in Business from Switzerland and Journalism (Hons) from a renowned institute in Pakistan with an asset of diplomas and certifications in world's leading technologies like Innovation, Blockchain, IOT, Cybersecurity, Agile, Remote working, Entrepreneurship, Digital marketing etc.

In a span of 14 Professional years and with long term exposure in foreign countries, Jibran has been able to work closely with large multinational companies at influential positions, contributing immensely in the creation and promotion of innovative-interactive technologies, followed by credible vast experience in brand creation, promotion, marketing, establishing start-ups and business consultation.

Over the last decade Jibran has been honoured to work in collaboration with multiple governments at local and international level on several different projects that consist of introducing E-Learning Technologies, Cloud Technologies, Renewable Energy, Innovation Research, STEM and Skill Certifications. Jibran has contributed towards capacity building in terms of skills & knowledge by training over 150,000 individuals all around the globe. Currently engaged in equipping youth & businesses with the knowledge and skills to compete in the market.

Effectively using his journalism skills to bring a positive impact in the society and influence youth & businesses towards preparing themselves for the future industry. Working tirelessly towards bringing innovative approaches in different segments of industry via Blockchain Technology

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Adnil Puente

Chief Operating Officer

Integricity Technology

A Certified Public Accountant, Adnil is the Chief Operating Officer of Integricity Technology -- a distributor of Hexnode in Malaysia and the Philippines. He has more than 20 years of successful experience in bringing IT solutions to large enterprises, including security solutions, resource management systems and device management.

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Mukesh Lohar


Partner Horsepower

He has been Head of sales for many IT companies like Tata Communications, passionate about SaaS and Cloud startups, and understand the industry inside out. Hands on experience of multiple SaaS products and Enterprise solutions over years is my USP. Always happy to offer consultancy and learn more about how cutting-edge technologies around cloud, SaaS, AI, ML, Mobile marketing, IoT, Cloud Security, and Cloud Hosting services help drive businesses. Have experience in building new business teams and verticals from scratch. He has driven large alliances with Telcos, Banking, and Internet companies.

He takes pride in helping businesses get more efficient with newer technologies. Ready to help Tech startups in all capacity

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