Jayesh Parekh

Senior Advisor

Jayesh co-founded Sony Entertainment Television, a major television network launched in collaboration with Sony Japan. Prior to that he spent over 12 years at IBM in various senior technical, marketing and business development positions based in Houston and Singapore.

He is an active angel investor with investments in various Venture Capital Funds in Silicon Valley and start-up enterprises across the broad technology and media space.

Jayesh is an Entrepreneur-In-Residence at INSEAD, a member of TiE Angels, and the Indian Angel Network, as well as a board member of Shemaroo Entertainment (media & entertainment, Sanctum and also sits on the Investment Committee of Aavishkaar India II Fund, a social impact fund.

Jayesh serves on the board of Milaap, a crowd-sourced lending platform.