Jaspreet Bindra

Biography

Jaspreet is currently building a company which enables the Future of Work with Blockchain. He is also an independent advisor and consultant in Digital Transformation, Blockchain and the Future of Work areas.

As a part of his digital transformation advisory, he is the Digital Advisor to Mahindra Group, Adjunct Advisor to IDC, the Emerging Technologies Advisor to IAMAI. He also advises Findability Sciences and Simplilearn.

Jaspreet is also a thought-leader in the Blockchain space in India, having built PoCs and products on the technology. He is on the Advisory Board of Blockchained India, India’s largest Blockchain community, runs the Blockchain Group for IAMAI and speaks and advises companies on the same.

Jaspreet has delivered keynotes and speeches on Digital Transformation, Blockchain and the Future or Work at 200+ company gatherings, customer meets, Boards and CXO groups, and at multiple industry forums (NASSCOM, IAMAI, TiE, IMA, etc.). He also lecutures and teachs t Digital Disruption and Transformation and Blockchain at, IIMA, IIML, ISB, SP Jain, HBS, Berkeley and USC.

Until recently, Jaspreet was the Senior Vice President- Digital Transformation, (equivalent to the Chief Digital Officer), of the $20bn Mahindra Group of Companies.

Jaspreet started his career with the Tata Group, as a part of the elite Tata Administrative Services , and led functions and businesses in FMCG and Telecom. He was part of the team which started up Baazee.com (now EBAY India), as their COO. Post that, Jaspreet led the Internet, Retail, XBOX, Consumer P&Ls at Microsoft India. Subsequently, he took over as an entrepreneur-CEO of AskMe, the yellow-pages-publisher-transformed-into-a-mobile-app-led local-search-play.

Jaspreet is quite active across the tech start-up ecosystem, and has invested, advised, mentored and incubated many tech start-ups. He writes extensively on Digital Transformation, Blockchain, Agritech, Platform Business models, the Future of Work and AI.

Mint and SAP recognised him with the inaugural ‘Digitalist of the Year’ award in 2017. A few years ago, Business Today listed him as one of the ‘The Top 25 Young Managers in India’.

Jaspreet is a Chemical Engineer and an MBA in International Business. He is also a three-time National champion in Brand Equity Business Quiz, and an accredited Leadership Coach (PCC – ICF).

His first book on digital transformation and Blockchain , published by Penguin Random House, will be out later next year.