Chairman and CEO
Maneesh is a serial entrepreneur, VC, and teacher. He is focused on creating interdisciplinary innovation and creating meaningful and scalable solutions for the most pressing problems of our time. He is the founder of Thynk Ventures, a hands-on VC, investing in the intersection of AI, IoT, machine learning, and process automation. He has an MBA from Columbia Business School, and a BA in Economics (Magna Cum Laude) from Ohio Wesleyan University, where he was a Presidential Scholar. He is also an Innovation Fellow and a Founding Career Coach at Columbia Business School, teaching classes on innovation and VC.
Maneesh is the founder of Thynk Ventures, a venture capital fund, which leads investments across machine learning, AI, mobile, digital platforms, and SaaS companies.
He was Managing Director at Connecticut Innovations, where he invested in mobile, enterprise software, marketing automation, and IOT. Investments and advisory roles include Frevvo, Keisense (acq by Nuance), NetKey (acq by NCR), ROI (acq by Revionics), Premise (acq by Eclipsys), SilverSky (acq by BAE Systems) ShopText (acq by Anomaly), HigherOne (NYSE) and SmartEquip.
Rashmi Bomiriya, PhD
COO and Chief Data Scientist
Managing Director - R S Metrics Asia Holdings
Rashmi is responsible for executing RS Metrics’ business strategy and ensuring operational excellence globally. She is also responsible for designing and developing analytical products that combine internal and external data to generate actionable insights, continuously expanding data science capabilities within the organization, and guiding the diverse product development teams consisting of software engineers, data scientists, system support analysts as well as sales, marketing and partnership managers.
Rashmi holds a PhD in Statistics from the Pennsylvania State University and a BSc Special Degree in Statistics and has 14+ years of diverse industry experience.
Global Head of Operations
CEO/Director – R S Metrics Asia Holdings
Nilosha brings over a decade of industry experience and focuses on RS Metrics strategy and global operations. He holds an MBA from London Metropolitan University and a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology from the Sri Lanka Institute of Information Technology (SLIIT).
Nilosha has 12+ years of industry experience in managing and developing data driven products and strategies and running entire company operations.