Ajay Ramasubramaniam - Director
Zone Startups, India
At Zone Startups India, Ajay oversees the flagship accelerator operations as well as leads new initiatives, including corporate innovation programs and thematic accelerators under the Zone Startups brand. Currently, Ajay also oversees the FinTech accelerators of Axis Bank and Barclays Rise, as well as the Thomson Reuters EIKON Fintech Innovation Challenge being managed by Zone Startups.
Prior to Zone Startups India, Ajay was the Director, India Operations for SkillsDox Inc., a Canadian ed-tech company; where he helped the company set up in India and establish its initial partnerships, as well as raise INR 150 Cr.
In an earlier role, Ajay worked for the Government of Ontario, Canada for 5-years, where he was responsible for bilateral trade and investment relations between Ontario and India.
Ajay began his career working in Tanzania (East Africa) for 4 years, where he was involved in World Bank and African Development Bank projects..
Ajay is an MBA in Marketing & Finance and a B.Com in Financial Management from Mumbai University has 12+ years of cross-functional work experience with startups, international business and Governments, across North America, East Africa & South Asia