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Chintan Oza

2023 India Region Team Lead
Founder | Anantam Ecosystems

Chintan Oza

2023 India Region Team Lead
Founder | Anantam Ecosystems
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Biography

Chintan Oza is the founder of Anantam Ecosystems.

He has 22 years of intrapreneurship experience in the telecom and ICT sectors.

He spent an equal amount of time in his career with Reliance and Tata Group, deploying strategic telecom projects on a national and international scale.

Chintan is the local leader of the Founder Institute in Mumbai and, as Regional Director, helps the Founder Institute expand in India. Chintan collaborates with entrepreneurs, helping them with go-to-market strategies and scaling up the technology. He has worked with 77+ cohorts across six continents and has mentored over 220 entrepreneurs as they launched and scaled their businesses.

Oza is an active volunteer at PMI, IEEE, TEMS, BMA, OneQuantum, Emerging Technologies Forum, and Rotary International.

Chintan is on the advisory boards of various startups and academic institutions. He has been an angel investor in three startups. He is part of the investment committee for various venture capital funds, collaborates with investment syndicates and angel investors.

Recently, he co-founded Arnima Energy Solutions, which is gearing up to launch a range of electric vehicles and high-speed chargers.

Chintan attended IIT Mumbai, UC Berkeley, and Oxford University. Recently, he also completed the Innovation and Technology Commercialization Professional certification from Georgia Tech.

Chintan Oza is the India Region Team Lead on the 2023 IEEE Entrepreneurship Steering Committee.