MD, Vision Invest Tech Pvt Ltd; Director VASPL Initiatives Pvt Ltd
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Pradeep Karambelkar, a seasoned entrepreneur, mentor and investor, believes and follows the mantra ‘Acha karo ache ka vistar hoga’ and this reflects in all his avenues and facets of his life spreading optimism & joy. His mission is to contribute in making the state of Madhya Pradesh to be recognized as a business state and hence in his pursuit to support his mission he introduced startup incubation, BNI, Venture Catalysts.
His group of companies Vision Business Network is into Investments, Hospital Management, Incubation Center, Publication and Skill Development. He is the Executive
Director, BNI Bhopal and introduced BNI to Bhopal for SMEs and MSMEs with the sole mission of transforming “Babu city to Business city”.
He has a rich experience in the StartUp EcoSystem of MP. He is the founder of the first private incubation center in the state, and is on the mentor and advisory board of other
incubation centres. He is the regional partner with Venture Catalyst, India's largest Angel investors Network. So far, he has mentored over 30 start ups and seed funded more than 10 start ups.
He has been featured in the Network18, 94.3 My FM series ‘Kahani Jazbe ki’ with Mr Shailesh Lodha for his stupendous work in the past 20 years as an entrepreneur.
He is also recognized with the Prestigious START UP COACH OF THE YEAR 2021 award by the Franchise India. He has been honoured as the Pride of MP by the Dainik Bhaskar Digital; Icon of Bhopal by the Rajasthan Patrika ,Madhya Pradesh Ratna by the MP press club and Business Leadership Award by the Indian Achievers Forum.
He holds various leadership positions as the Immediate Past President, TIE MP and Bhopal Management Association; Council Member, CII MP and immediate past chair of MP PHDCCI.
He is married to Ms Shradha who runs her own corporate gifting business. The couple is blessed with a daughter and son.