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Business Advisors


Venkatraman (Thyagi) Thyagarajan


Mentorship, Market Strategy, Company Building, Social Impact


Himanshu Banerjee


Strategy - Consumer & Lease Fnance

Social Impact

Thyagi, an alumni of Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, and Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. After nine years in sales and marketing, he went global as Marketing Consultant for Glaxo Spain for operations in Europe and then Marketing Director for the Middle East, Africa, and Eastern Europe. As Managing Director of Glaxo India, and later Area Director of GlaxoWellcome Asia Pacific, he successfully architected the company's radical transformation.He is currently Independent Non-Executive Director on the Boards of Tata Consultancy Services Ltd; Varian Medical Systems Inc, U.S.A., Murugappa Group of Companies, GlaxoSmithKline.

He has also served on the board of International Enterprise Singapore.

Himanshu Banerjee was responsible for the structuring and growth of Tata Finance in its inception years. He later served a large manufacturing and trading business group as Finance Head in UAE for 20 years.


Under his guidance, SynPhNe has entered into partnerships with financial innovators in the microfinance and consumer loans space to drive its social mission of bringing SynPhNe to the poorest of poor patients in a financially sustainable manner. He has also helped conceptualize the "Crowd-Innovation-Technology Matrix Model" for integrating community healthcare with income generation.


Satish Menon

Investor, Digital Business

Customer Experience


Sanjay Saini


Investor, Market Development,

Strategy - Franchise Department

Data Analytics

Satish has over 20 years of global industry experience and, until recently, was Global Lead on Digital (Internet and Mobile) Strategy and Customer insight-led Internet and Mobile initiatives across global businesses and geographies at ANZ. He was earlier with Citibank where he was responsible for growth ventures in the Asia Pacific Region including venture investing in "next generation " application companies in the Mobile and Internet industries.

Sanjay has over 25 years of experience spanning Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Demand Sensing and Shaping Applications, Data Analytics, Enterprise Solutions and real time manufacturing intelligence. He is currently managing Value Chain Planning Sales Consulting for Asia Pacific in one of the world's largest technology companies, creating and executing go to market strategy for products across APAC region.


Ravi Kichloo


Supply Chain & Manufacturing

Community Rehab, Social Impact


Leif Sloan

Strategy - Intellectual Property

Ravi, an alumni of BITS Pilani, India and Wharton Business School, USA, is a business leader and industry veteran with extensive global experience in India, Asia Pacific & the US Markets. Ravi has recently retired as Senior Vice President from Avnet, where he worked for over 20 years in various roles in India, Singapore and United States contributing significantly to the growth of the company.

Leif has been a guiding light for SynPhNe in its quest to establish state-of-art. His industry knowledge and advice has greatly contributed to a more market relevant design of the technology initiatives around SynPhNe. He has been an intellectual property lawyer for many years with clients in Asia, Europe and the USA. His inputs have enabled the SynPhNe technology team to establish a robust IP strategy.


Matthias Plattner

Investor, Fund Raising

Strategic Alliances - EU 


Deepak Ramanathan

Investor, Data Analytics

Data Scaling


Hemanshu Doshi

Investor, Fund Raising

Alliances USA


Isay Lifshitz

Investor, Fund Raising

Strategic Alliances - EU & South Africa

Harish Menon

Investor, Fund Raising

Strategic Alliances, Global Branding

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