Bala Girisballa- an entrepreneur and an author with around two and half decades of global experience in technology & business. He has founded 3 startups and is an advisor to many start ups and venture funds over 10 years. He holds Masters in Business Administration from IIM Ahmedabad. At present, Bala is the Managing Director at VCG ( Part of Vista Consulting group), prior to which he was the Managing Director at Microsoft Accelerator India. His previous experiences include leading innovation at Yahoo, Enterprise products at Oracle and a partner in Global management consulting and research firm.