Co-Founder, Square Global
Vivek is a co-founder and principal partner at Square Global. He was the founder & CEO of Realizing.in, an online search and discovery platform that merged with Square Yards in June 2015. Vivek heads the product team at Square Yards and is responsible for envisioning & crafting product strategy and driving execution of technology development, research programs and service operations platforms. Vivek has more than 12+ years of experience with some of world’s largest companies like Intel, HCL Tech, Nokia and Accenture in industry and consulting roles. Vivek has co-founded multiple companies in his previous entrepreneurial stints including TSS Service Solutions that got acquired by a German company B2X care.
Vivek started his career with Intel Corporation in their global supply chain management function where he was managing production planning for one of the assembly and test factory in South East Asia. At Nokia India, he was instrumental in setting up the after-sales service network of Nokia Care, during its growth phase, handling repair returns of over one million units from 650 different service partners across India. In his last corporate role at Accenture Strategy, Vivek was leading the “Service Strategy & Operations” management consulting practice for Accenture in APAC and executed consulting assignments for marquee clients like HP, Philips Healthcare and Lenovo. In 2014, Vivek co-founded Realizing.in, an independent and unbiased RE platform for consumers, that went on to become the most innovative tech platform for builder projects in India and created strong intellectual property, before merging itself with leading real estate advisory Square Yards.
Vivek is an avid internet researcher and he is recognized as a thought leader in the industry having published multiple point-of-views on global mega trends, value chains, business models, product& service strategy in different industry verticals. Vivek is an MBA from one of the top b-school in India (NITIE – Mumbai) and holds an engineering degree in electronics.