Our speakers

Abhishek Poddar, India Country Head, Macquarie Group & MD, Macquarie Asset Management Real Assets


Abhishek Ravi, CIO, Dream Sports

Abhishek Ravi is the Chief Information Officer of Dream Sports. He is responsible for bridging the gap between business and security requirements and identifying the best-suited technical solutions. He also plays an integral part in driving the scale and adaption of technology for Dream Sports’ portfolio companies.

Abhishek has over 20 years of experience in technology, consumer internet product development and security. Before Dream Sports, Abhishek worked with Inkfruit.com, Tricom India and Infosys in various technology leadership roles.

Abhishek graduated from IIT Kanpur with a Bachelor of Technology. Besides his passion for technology, Abhishek is an avid cricket fan and follows the Mumbai Indians team.


Abhishek Verma, Partner and Co-Lead- Digital Government Advisory and Aerospace & Defense, Government and Public Services, KPMG in India


Aditya Kondawar, Partner & VP of Key Accounts, Complete Circle Capital


ADITYA KUBER, Co-Founder & CEO, Ideabrews


Aditya Puri, CEO, HDFC Bank


Aditya Varma, Former Director of Transformation and Innovation, Indian Navy

Commander Varma is an Indian Navy Veteran and an ICT & Cyber Security Consultant, with 21+ years of Information Communication Technology, Cyber Security, Supply Chain Operations and HR Training Management experience. He is presently leading Strategic Programs for digital transition, innovation and transformation in Disruptive Technologies.   He has served as a catalyst for emerging disruptive technology trends, business models, and patterns that help solve complex technical business problems at scale such as Quantum Cryptography, Blockchain for Ops Supply Chain, IIoT, AR/VR, Big Data and AI/ML implementations. Cdr Varma has served in multiple Tech ICT leadership roles in Military Operations and Supply Chain Management and has served as the Chief ICT Officer for various mobile platforms. He is mentoring the next generation of IT Service Management and Network Security Operations of a Strategic Enterprise Class network. Prior to this, he led teams driving IT-OT convergence initiatives, auditing industry ICT best practices, and undertaking network risk assessment/ threat mitigation in the International Theatre.


Ahana Gautam, CEO & Co-Founder, Open Secret


Ajai Chowdhry, Founder, EPIC Foundation


Ajay Lakhotia, Founder & CEO, StockGro