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Akshat Rathee is Managing Director of the NODWIN Group. A serial entrepreneur, his other business interests are in gaming, sustainable bio-fuels, restaurants, niche marketing, telecom VAS, strategic consulting, and art. He also runs an angel fund called Diamonds in the Rough which focuses on young entrepreneurs. Akshat started an initiative called The Start-up Leadership program to teach effectiveness to entrepreneurs. He is a member of AIESEC India and a mentor on the Power of Ideas, the world's largest start-up competition. He loves to travel and has been across all the habitable continents. He collects fountain pens, plays professional StarCraft (a strategy game), and teaches college students as hobbies. A computer engineer from MIT and an MBA in international business from ENPC Paris, Akshat worked with Ernst & Young, IBM and Columbia Tri-Star before becoming an entrepreneur. He is a Fellow of the third class of the Kamalnayan Bajaj Fellowship and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.