Ravi is an entrepreneur, angel investor, growth marketer, and mentor with 22+ years of experience. He was the founder and CEO of PushEngage, a leading web push notification platform, with customers in 150+ countries that was acquired recently. Earlier he bootstrapped CouponRani.com, a coupon site in Southeast Asia. He has made 7 angel investments and had 2 successful exits. He is a mentor at IIMB NSRCEL for social startups, and for the Headstart Investor Circle.
Earlier, he worked as Principal at Southeast Interactive Technology Funds, a $200 M early-stage Venture Fund. Prior to that, he was an Equity Analyst in Bank of America, New York. He started his career at Hewlett Packard, working as Software Engineer, and later in Business Development. He has co-authored a book on Web Service Security, and holds a patent.
Ravi holds an MBA degree from Duke University and MS from Computer Science from IISc Bangalore. His interests include meditation, mindfulness and Indian philosophy, and he blogs at https://trivediravi.medium.com/