Speaker

Kishore Khandavalli

Kishore Khandavalli

Start-Up Specialist, Seasoned Entrepreneur, CEO and Growth Strategist

Kishore Khandavalli, award winning entrepreneur and experienced keynote speaker, founded SevenTablets in August 2012 and leads the company as CEO. Under his leadership, 7Tablets received the Emerging Innovation Company' finalist award from TechTitans in 2018 and in 2013 7Tablets placed as Finalist for the IBM Impact Award in Mobile Innovation. Prior to founding SevenTablets, Kishore was named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year finalist in 2009 and 2010, and Wells Fargo Asian Business Leader finalist in 2010. Looking back to 2002, he founded iTech US, an Inc. 500 award-winning software consulting and business process outsourcing firm, steering it to become the third fastest-growing technology company in the United States and fastest in New England. He currently serves on several Boards as their Advisor, member of Board of Directors across various industries. Prior to venturing into IT, utilizing a Master's degree in Chemical Engineering earned at the University of Akron in Ohio, Kishore worked as a research and development engineer at Enerfex, a technology think tank, where he developed a unique, patented technology to capture greenhouse gases and reuse them as industrial refrigerants. When Kishore isn't cultivating his teams of passionate thought leaders within the IT scene, as a licensed private pilot he enjoys playing in the clouds, community service, and being active in Dallas based Health Wildcatters. Furthermore, he is a devoted family man who places great value in spending time with his wife and two children.