Program Manager - GMC Calibrator
Omkar led the program at EDUGILD - A Global EdTech Accelerator before joining Gray Matters Capital to lead its six month blended Accelerator Program - the GMC Calibrator.
In this capacity, Omkar helps start-ups with creative use of technology for effectively enhancing the learning experience of users. Omkar is passionate about bridging edtech organizations with students from low-income groups and those in remote areas with limited access to education.
Over the years, Omkar has served as mentor cum strategic advisor to over 30 start-ups. He has guided student start-ups incubated in India's prestigious institutions by organizing start-up bootcamps. He has also spoken at many start-up events.
He is an alumnus of Vellore Institute of Technology.
'Funambulist' and 'Start-up Monk' are appellations that best describe Omkar.
Watch out for his take on the Indian Start-up Ecosystem in a book that he is currently penning. Omkar has successfully exited a venture in the E-commerce sector and has had coffee with more than 2000 start-up founders during his professional career. His next cup could be with you!