Ajay Madhok is the Founding Partner of Reboot Digital and an Advisor to Playground Global. He is a growth architect, challenging norms to uncover technology-powered growth opportunities, calibrating businesses for commercial success, by enlisting entrepreneurial talent to deliver outcomes via purpose-built startups.
Ajay’s re-imagination experience includes building four ventures, with two getting acquired, one merged, and one acqui-hired. He is an expert in product innovation and ecosystem development for a range of industries including Telecom, Media, Education, Logistics, and Financial Services.
He is currently researching innovation models that large enterprises can practice to stay competitive and relevant, avoiding patterns that limit growth. The purpose-built startup is one such model that draws on his experience in combining foundational assets of an enterprise with startup talent to create new value.
Ajay earned his B.S. degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering, and an M.S. degree in Mathematics from the Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, India. He contributed to OASIS’s XRI and XDI protocols for two years, and created a venture, Equals, to bring that technology to life.