Dr. Saji Gopinath


Dr. Saji Gopinath (IIM-K) CEO Kerala Startup Mission (K.S.U.M) DR. Saji Gopinath holds a Ph.D from Indian Institute os Science Bangalore, M.Tech, Indian Institute of Science Bangalore and B.Tech(Mechanical) University of Kerala.

His niche area is ‘Crafting Transformational leaders who could think out of the box’. A public speaker whose sessions enthralls the youngsters to jump in to entrepreneurship and motivates them to surpass their thought barriers. Being an academician he understands the psychology of a student who has to defy many comfort zones to be able to make a niche of his own.

Kerala Start Up Mission is India’s first and most successful Non Academic Business Incubator, hosted and housed inside the Asia Largest IT Park .’ Technopark -Technology Business Incubator’ (T-TBI), a joint association of Technopark, Trivandrum and the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Government of India, to help the technology business start-ups, started operation during 2007. KSUM is the pioneer champion among incubators which functions with a vision to support and nurture the startups in the state of Kerala. It also is the first non-academic business incubator. The Technopark TBI spreads over 20,000 sq ft is situated in the lush green and world class IT infrastructure, The Technopark, the biggest in the continent.