Vice President - Global Sales, Strategy and Partnerships @ Market Simplified Inc
Co-Chair of USISPF Startup Connect @ US-India Strategic Partnership Forum
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) @
First a Sailor, then a strategist and now an entrepreneur. Fortunate to have worked in diverse and challenging environments starting from the Merchant Navy, a high energy Mobile first Financial Technology Start up where i headed strategy and Global Sales and now currently serve as Co-Founder and CEO of CloudCherry, a technology startup based in Singapore /
First a Sailor, then a strategist and now an entrepreneur. Fortunate to have worked in diverse and challenging environments starting from the Merchant Navy, a high energy Mobile first Financial Technology Start up where i headed strategy and Global Sales and now currently serve as Co-Founder and CEO of CloudCherry, a technology startup based in Singapore / India.
Cloudcherry brings highly actionable analytics and insight to Customer Facing businesses real time. Over time Cloudcherry will change the way brands engage with customers, make a lot of MR obsolete and tell businesses the causative drivers for customer retention, loyalty and recurrence.
I am also AAG’s representative in India and Singapore.
Before Cloudcherry, I joined MarketSimplified during its start up phase and worked with the core promoters to build the brand, reach out to exchanges and Sell Side firms globally. We monetized the MarketSimplified Mobile Platform by managing the sales cycle and signing partnerships with brokerages across the US, Singapore, India and Europe with the NSE as an investor in the company.
Before Market Simplfied, I spent 9 years in the Merchant Navy as a Navigation officer in various ranks, last sailing with Maersk Line.
Specialties: Identifying and negotiating strategic partnerships, team / company building
Global Sales - Building out global sales teams selling high value products
Tech - Worked since 2006 in tech / anaytics driven mobile first start ups
Ability to wear different hats - having worked in high energy start ups and many years at sea
Co-Founder and CEO @ From April 2015 to Present (9 months) Senior Consultant : Global Market Expansion Practice @ Vinod Muthukrishnan is AAG's representative in India & Singapore. He works as a Senior Consultant with the Global Market Expansion Practice. Vinod brings a wealth of C-level experience in developing the market presence of domestic and international companies worldwide. From September 2014 to Present (1 year 4 months) Vice President - Global Sales, Strategy and Partnerships @ Managing Global Sales teams in India, Germany and the US providing mobility solutions to Brokerages, Banks and Exchanges From September 2006 to October 2013 (7 years 2 months) Head of Strategy and Partnerships @ Head of Strategy and Strategic partnerships.
Also handle Operations. From September 2006 to September 2010 (4 years 1 month) Navigation Officer @ Sailed onboard the M/V Maersk Antwerp as Navigation Officer. From June 2005 to July 2006 (1 year 2 months) Deck Officer @ Started off my sailing career as a Deck Cadet and continued upto the rank of Third Officer From August 1997 to April 2005 (7 years 9 months)
Diploma, Nautical Sciences @ Birla Institute of Technology and Science From 1998 to 2001 Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Business Administration and Management, General @ TNOU From 2010 to 2013 Kendriya Vidyalaya From 1995 to 1997 Vinod Muthukrishnan is skilled in: Strategic Planning, Negotiation, Start-ups, Strategic Partnerships, International Business, Financial Technology, Business Development, Portfolio Management, CRM, Entrepreneurship, Business Strategy, Strategy, Investments, Selling, Management