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Rajinish Menon

CIR and Director - Startups
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Rajinish is a seasoned biz app professional with over 17 years experience in enterprise, SI, ISV & startup space, in various verticals like Banking, Insurance, Retail, BI & Power Utilities. Rajinish is a qualified Chartered Accountant with other master’s degrees in commerce and taxation. Since entering the field of IT, Rajinish has also gained expertise and additional qualifications in various ERP/CRM areas. Rajinish heads the startup strategy for Microsoft and is passionately involved in setting up a sustainable startup ecosystem that aims to create a culture of innovation, inclusive growth on a selfsustaining basis. In his current role he also leads the hugely successful “Microsoft Bizspark’ program that helps software startups succeed by giving them access to Microsoft software development tools, connecting them with key industry players, including investors, and providing marketing visibility to help entrepreneurs starting a business Prior to this he headed the ISV & Cloud Strategy for Microsoft where he led a team of evangelists helping ISV’s and startups embrace Microsoft Technologies. Even prior to, he was heading the Business Strategy and Operations of DP&E team at Microsoft primarily responsible for the evangelism goals and operations excellence. Earlier he was head of Windows Azure Evangelism for Microsoft India where he is currently involved in evangelizing Azure amongst partners in the Enterprise & ISV space and helping them adopt and build applications on Azure. In his earlier stint, Rajinish was the Head- Evangelism for various Biz app products of Microsoft under the Dynamics brand. Prior to Microsoft stint, he worked in and on SAP as a core team member in the finance and controlling module helping the SAP team build the A1N product line. His experience in SAP ranges from consulting to implementing various projects on SAP Post his Chartered Accountancy, Rajinish was the Head - Finance and Accounts at Reliance Energy Limited where he handled project controlling and finances for Karnataka and Kerala states…

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