Chair – Young Indians
Founder & Director – Origami Creative Concepts & Bloombox Brand Engineers
Ajith Mathew George
Co-Founder & Director – Technology, Sysfore Technologies Pvt Ltd
Dr Kaushik Murali
Immd. Past Chair
Founder & Director – Origami Creative Concepts & Bloombox Brand Engineers - Chair – Young Indians
Laeeq comes with extensive experience in the areas of Branding, Advertising, Marketing & Communications. He co-founded Origami Creative & Bloombox Brand Engineers 17 years back and the group has grown to be a family of more than 100 members now with multiple interests in the areas of business brand consulting, marketing & advertising, technology, food & beverage and hospitality. He has played an active role in many a brand story roll out in India and Middle East markets. Averse with multicultural, multilingual audiences, he loves connecting with new people and digging deeper for insights.
A post graduate in marketing & advertising; Laeeq is a first generation entrepreneur, keen listener, man of details and is on a constant pursuit to raise the bar. He also has interests & investments into other food business like Flying Squirrel Artisan Coffee & Brown Apron Online Fresh Cut Speciality Meats and is constantly in the look out to bag good innovative ideas.
When Laeeq is not busy advising clients, he could be caught watching a football match with friends or exploring a new food & beverage joint in the city. A hardcore speed & sports enthusiast, Laeeq is always on the run and loves exploring the unseen. He has travelled across India by road and wants to do a repeat act soon. Laeeq is married to Shabana, a Post Graduate in Human Resource, and have 2 kids, Ahil & Hanaa.
Mr. Ajith Mathew George (AMG) co-founded Sysfore Technologies Pvt. Ltd. in 2004 He is extremely passionate about cloud technologies and open source solutionss and works very closely with Microsof on the Windows Azure Cloud Platorm.
AMG has played a pivotal role in seting up the Openbravo ERP implementatoin services in Middle East and India. He commands rich expertise on building highly scalable enterprise web applicationss portalss e-commerces B2B and B2C applications.
AMG was instrumental in seting up IndiVillage a social enterprises which is a 100% not-for-profit organization facilitating rural empowerments and currently serves as the Director overseeing complete operations.
Prior to starting Sysfores AMG has worked with various IT services companies in India and UK. He holds a Masters Degree in Computer Science from Bharathidasan University. AMG is a regular speakers at the various technology events on cloud computng and enterprise retail solutons. He is also an ardent sports lover; who plays badminton every mornings regularly runs marathons in Bangalore and closely follows the English Premier League.
Dr Kaushik Murali is the President Medical Administration, Quality &Education, Sankara Eye Foundation, India (SEF), (www.sankaraeye.com) one of the largest community eye care organizations in the country. He is the Entrepreneurship Chair at Young Indians – Confederation of Indian Industry, Bangalore Chapter.
A trained Paediatric Ophthalmologist, Dr Kaushik is an alumnus of Insead, France rated among the premier business schools in the world.
Sankara Eye Foundation , India is a unique sustainable social enterprise reaching out to underprivileged with quality eye care The organization has performed over 1.3 million free eye surgeries till date ,through their Gift of Vision rural outreach eye care programme.
His responsibility is towards uniformity of care and maintaining the quality of medical services across Sankara and through the
Sankara Academy of Vision trains around 500 healthcare personnel every year. His role provides opportunity to work across geographies, evolve strategies and work on operation models, advocating with government and other stakeholders on policies.
Dr Kaushik is an avid reader and enjoys various genres of music