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THE TERRAVIEW TEAM

INNOVATORS AND BELIEVERS

We believe in making the world a better place, we believe in challenging status quo, pushing boundaries and achieving exponential growth.

TERRAVIEW INNOVATORS

PRATEEK M. SRIVASTAVA

Co Founder & CEO

Prateek is a contrarian and divergent entrepreneur.

Believes that naivety is the core of entrepreneurship. It powers you with grit and fearlessness to push the boundaries and create the unseen.

Founded 2 startups in the Executive Search space and Ed Tech space.

Has had fun selling mainframes, software applications, jobs, learning and mobile phones. He is a well-respected contributor to the Indian Startup ecosystem and has been conferred various awards including Entrepreneur of the Year – 2015 and also Featured in the Top 50 CEO’s of 2017

His articles have been covered by various top publications including The Economist, Bloomberg, Mint, ET and Nikkei Asia

DR. PIYUSH HARSH

Co Founder & CTO

Piyush, alumnus of IIT Roorkee, and University of Florida has worked in several renowned R&D labs in the USA, France, and Switzerland.

He has supervised and contributed in several large, multi-million Euro collaborative research and innovation projects targeting virtualization and federated cloud research, 4G and 5G telecommunication research, large scale distributed system management, datacenter automation, at-scale monitoring, containers & serverless technologies, among several others.

Having already founded couple of companies in Switzerland and India, Piyush comes with relentless focus and drive needed to build the future of technology in viticulture.

DR. ADITYA SINGH

Growth & New Innovation

Aditya Singh (PhD 2014) is an Assistant Professor of Remote Sensing in theDepartment of Agricultural and Biological Engineering at the University of Florida.

 He holds a PhD in Forestry from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, an MS in Wildlife Ecology and Conservation from the University of Florida, and post-graduate diplomas in Geoinformatics and Planning from the Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, and the Center for Environmental Planning and Technology, India, respectively.

 Aditya was conferred the 2018 Outstanding Young Researcher award by the Florida chapter of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers.

DR. RICHARD NEWMAN

Innovator

Richard Newman (PhD Computer Science, University of Rochester) is an assistant professor of Computer and Information Science and Engineering at the University of Florida. He has worked primarily in the areas of networks, distributed systems, and security. He has designed and analyzed highly reliable distributed systems for services and for storage.

He will co-supervise Terraview’s backend data and control network design, specifically framework’s overall security architecture.

DR. PAUL GADER 

Innovator

Paul Gader (Ph.D. 1986) is a Professor and former Chair of Computer and Information Science and Engineering and an affiliate Professor in Environmental Engineering Science at the University of Florida.

 He has focused at applying theory to problems, often using multi‐sensor processing. He is currently focusing on Imaging Spectroscopy, also referred to as Hyperspectral Image Analysis.

 He has conducted Machine Learning and Image Analysis research and development for 34 years.

 He has engaged in a variety of research activities in unmixing, dimensionality reduction, and classification using NASA and National Science Foundation big data sets. He has investigated hyperspectral and color imaging for disease detection in apples and for detecting and estimating ripeness of blueberries.

ANDY EDMONDS 

Innovator

Having graduated the world famous Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, he went on to provide research and objective based consultation and successful technology execution at Intel Research Labs. After seven years there, he joint-created the ICC Lab in Zürich Switzerland. Andy has been part of many a start up in Ireland and knows how to deliver the right technology for be it enterprise or SME.

 His day-to-day work revolves around the successful execution of multi-million dollar (Euro) cloud research and innovation projects, with a razor sharp aptitude for extracting value out of given opportunities. He has successfully married the concept of cloud and telecommunications before it was an idea pushed through standardisation bodies. His current interests are directed towards combining robotics and cloud computing technology.

TERRAVIEW BELIEVERS

BINNY BANSAL

Investor

and

Mentor

Binny Bansal is an Indian billionaire Internet entrepreneur.

 In 2007 he co-founded the e-commerce platform Flipkart and served as the chief operating officer until 11 January 2016 and was then the Group CEO until November 2018.

Binny is an alumnus of IIT-Delhi

SUJEET KUMAR

Investor and

Co-founder of

Udaan.com

Sujeet is the co-founder of India’s fastest unicorn Udaan.com solving the problem of B2B e-commerce in India, a startup that has achieved the coveted $1 billion valuation in a short 26 months. Sujeet was one of the key founding members of Flipkart and built the entire supply chain for the firm in India, One of the first to do so in the country.

Sujeet is an alumnus of IIT-Delhi

KALYAN KRISHNAMURTHY 

Investor and

Group CEO of

Flipkart.com

Kalyan is currently the Group CEO of Flipkart.com. Prior to joining Flipkart, Kalyan served as the Managing Director at Tiger Global Management. Prior to Tiger Global, he held various senior positions such as Director of Financial Planning and Analysis at eBay Asia-Pacific and Country Finance Director (South-east Asia, Hong Kong) at eBay.

 Kalyan holds an MBA degree from Asian Institute of Management, the Philippines, and another MBA in Finance from UIUC College of Business, Illinois (US).

RAVI VENKATESH

Investor & Board Observer

Tanglin

Venture Partners

Ravi is the Managing Partner & Co-founder of Tanglin Venture Partners.

 Tanglin is a Singapore based venture fund which focuses on backing early-stage technology startups.

 Prior to starting up Tanglin, Ravi was part of the operating team at Tiger Global Management.