Head, Business Development Group India
With an overall experience of 25 years in Finance and IT R&D services, Mayur is an expert in India-Japan business relations. Having native-level command over the Japanese language in all three forms, he has facilitated the entry and expansion of hundreds of Japanese companies in India. Alongside incubating many new initiatives for growth in India, he led the think-tank division at Japanese Mega bank for over 12 years where he spearheaded active investment and collaboration between Japanese Corporates and Indian Open Innovation Companies. He aided a number of Japanese Corporate houses in forming opinions on investment opportunities in start-ups through qualitative and quantitate research analysis.
At Beyond Next Ventures, Mayur is heading Business Development activities in India, looking for increased cooperation among Japanese Corporates and other stakeholders with Indian Open Innovation Ventures.
He pursued his Masters in International Economics from the Yokohama City University, Japan. Besides Japanese and English, he is fluent in Hindi and Gujarati.