Ajay Prasad

CEO Repugen & Expert Serial Entrepreneur

Akbar Hussain

Regional Director Western USA Emirates

Anil Ramineni

CEO CQ InfoTech. IT Guru

Anshuman Sinha

Executive Director, TiE SoCal 2018 – 2019, CEO at Optizm Global

Ashish Saboo

Founder & CEO, Tech-Synergy

Ashok Desai

Chief Business Officer & Founder at Zymer

Ashok Madan 

Principal, The Madan Group

Avijit Datta

CEO & CoFounder Aviana, Inc.

Arun Muthuraj

Balaji Rao

Financial Advisor at Waddell & Reed

Bharat Saoji

Vice President, Keenan & Associates, Inc.

Bhadresh Shah

Senior VP at UBS Financial Service, Inc.

Dave Goyal

Entrepreneur and Technology Strategist

Dave Naidu

TiEcon Chair, CEO at Opis Capital

Harina Kapoor

CEO & Founder, Aikyum Energy

Hemant Warudkar

CEO Express Analytics

Jaishri Mehta  

Professor at Mount San Antonio College

Jay Nitturkar

pVerify, Inc.

Larry Cox

Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship at Pepperdine University

Mangesh Mahajan

Partner at Watermark Venture Capital

Manmohan Chopra 

Founder at Help Save A Village

Navneet Chugh

Managing Partner The Chugh Firm

Neeraj Bhavani  

CEO Tagnos – Simplifying the patient experience

Parag Havaldar

R&D, Blizzard

Prakash Grama

CEO EVRY USA Corporation

Raajeev Aggarwal

President, North America at Transorg Analytics, LLC

Ramesh Patel 

CPA Partner at Chugh LLP

Sanjay Shrivastava

CEO, Innova Medical

Dr. Shubha Jain 

M.D at Los Angeles Pain Management Center

Shankar Ram

Serial Entrepreneur & Investor Tech Coast Angels

Smita Bagla  

CEO @ Aligned Strategies & President Tie SoCal

Sunil Garg

President at Insight Examination Services, Inc.

Swami Nathan

General Partner Threshold Partners

Swati Desai 

CEO at

Tony Srivastava 

CEO, T.S. Global Investments and Capital Advisors

Vandana Tilak

CEO, Director & Advisory Board Member

Azhar Iqbal  

SVT Bank of America / Merrill

Brian Frankel

CEO, Ignite Consulting

Kusum Gupta 

President, Construction Companies

Venkat Tadanki

Founder, CEO and Board Member  Secova

Vijay Kotrappa

Principal at Second Differntial

Vishal Arora

Managing Partner, VDosh

Ravindra Kondagunta

Managing Partner, Traction Labs

TiE Charter Members (CMs) are successful, high profile entrepreneurs, corporate intrapreneurs and thought leaders, who have reached a stage in their professional life when they are ready, willing and able to contribute to fellow members.

  • TiE CMs are dedicated to the mission of TiE and the virtuous cycle of wealth creation, engaging and giving back to the community.
  • They believe in the merits of capitalism, and have a strong desire to help other entrepreneurs in the community.
  • Charter Membership is by invitation only and subject to a due process prescribed in the TiE bylaws.
Charter Member Benefits
  • Charter members benefit by networking with each other They derive satisfaction through helping budding entrepreneurs. They also gain opportunities to participate in start-ups in many ways.
  • Opportunity to participate in monthly events as speakers and/or panel members
  • Opportunity to serve as mentors to budding entrepreneurs
  • Opportunity to network with other successful entrepreneurs in the Bay Area
  • Opportunity to recruit talented members, interns and volunteers
  • Participate in the leadership and management of TiE at their Chapter or at the Global level through TiE Global
  • Invitation to attend annual TiE CM Retreat, an exclusive event in a destination to create closer bonds in the CM community.
  • Complementary attendance to all Flagship events hosted by TiE Chapters all over the world
  • Invitation to attend your local Chapter’s exclusive events inviting delegations, entrepreneurship focused organizations, holiday parties and entertainment mixers.
  • Free access to all Tie SoCal events for the member and a guest
  • Access to Global Charter member retreat – where charter members from across the world join and you can network.
  • As a Tie Global Charter
  • Recognition of support at all events
  • Picture on TiE SoCal website, Profile on the TiE SoCal Website, link to linked profile
  • Mention of Charter name and link on TiE SoCal Facebook page
  • On joining, introduction in the monthly newsletter
  • Free Access to all events for them and spouse
  • Invitation to CM and known leaders and professional – VIP Networking events
  • Invite to  TiE SoCal CM 2 social events  for e.g. in Palm Desert – Food and Wine Festival, another one an invite to you and your spouse for an event at sports, music concerts, motivational speaker, magic castle
  • Access to a CM only meet & greet with speakers prior to the events
  • Invites to Mixer in Hollywood, Beverly Hills
  • Discounted access to relevant premium conferences (we are setting up partnerships)
  • Free Access for 5 guests for our TiE Southwest Conference
  • Business Card size ad in TiEcon southwest magazine
  • TiE club embossed name tag
  • Information in and access to Charter Membership Directory
  • Opportunity to sponsor or participate in relevant monthly events as speakers and/or panel members
  • Opportunity to serve as mentors in mentor connect to budding entrepreneurs
  • Opportunity to exclusively network with other successful leaders in Southern California
  • First look at TiE SoCal Lab Companies
  • Participate in the leadership and management of TiE SoCal or at the Global level through TiE Global