Avinash Kaushik is the Founder & CEO of Revvx Hardware/IOT Accelerator ( www.revvx.com) where he has built strong network of Manufacturing factories in India,China ,Taiwan, Distributors and Retail Buyers in US/Asia and Innovation labs of Fortune 500 Corporates. Avinash also runs an Experiential Retail store chain 'Airflash' that showcases Electronics gadgets from Makers and Brands. (www.airflash.co).
Avinash is an Advisor at several International Accelerators and VC Firms such as Italy based Foodtech Accelerator, Lisbon based Portugal Ventures, N15 Korean Accelerator and US based Innoventure Partners.
As a Go-To Market Specialist for innovative product companies to enter new markets or explore distribution and Retail, Avinash is passionate about disruptive innovations especially in the Smart Hardware / Connected Things space. He is an expert in driving commercialization of Innovation and access to market for disruptive technologies in Consumer Electronics, IOT, Wearables, AR/VR, Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, M2M, Synthetic Biology, IOT, Blockchain etc by pairing products with the channels that popularize them.
Avinash holds a Masters in Business Administration degree from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore (IIMB) and a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science & Engineering.
Avinash was previously with Tata Innovation, PricewaterHouseCoopers and Headed World Bank IFC's ICT Incubation Center in Africa for incubating Africa Startups from Cape to Cairo. As a Tech Geek, Avinash worked for Verizon in USA during the dot com era.
Avinash brings his vast experience across diverse geographies including Brazil, Argentina, USA, South Africa, Indonesia, Philippines,China, Singapore, Vietnam, Ethiopia, and India in varied roles executingStrategic Alliances, Cross border JV, Corporate Venture Capital,Co-Innovation deals.