PK Sambamoorthy is a qualified Chartered Accountant, Cost Accountant and a Company Secretary with over 30 years of managerial experience in large and mid-size corporates. He is a Cofounder of Collabrant Incubators Private Limited (www.collabrant.in) incorporated in 2004. Collabrant is a niche Business Incubation and Acceleration firm assisting start up and early stage companies and family managed businesses. Collabrant focus mainly on consumer facing ventures product and services. His domain specializations are Finance, Accounts, Secretarial and legal. He has handled various Joint ventures, Angel/VC/PE fund raising, Debt fund sourcing and M&A in my Corporate Career as CFO/Vice President/Project Finance Head. Prior to Collabrant, he had worked in senior management position for over 20 years in various companies including Calypso Foods / Essar Steel / Zip Telecom /BPL Mobile. He was the First Employee of BPL Mobile Mumbai and Third Employee of Zip Telecom, Mumbai. He was selected as the Final Nominee of the CFO of the year award (by IMA/AMEX) for the year 2003 for mid-size companies, as CFO of Zip Telecom Limited. He is currently an Evaluation Panel member for IICDC, an initiative of Department of Science and Technology in association with Texas Instruments to identify Innovative Business Plans from Engineering Institutes/Colleges across the Country. He is a mentor and advisor to various start up ventures and also made small angel investments in few ventures viz. Yoactiv, HeyDom, ScienceAdda, Beth Lifestyle, Langopro and Collegeclues.