Jai is a serial entrepreneur, angel investor and advisor to several companies. He is currently the founder & CEO of ShopSocially, his fourth startup. Jai is a frequent speaker and has received several recognitions including Siliconindia award for top 10 southasians along with Vinod Khosla and Narayana Murthy; IIT Kanpur Alumni Leadership Award; TiE charter membership and 16 technical patents.
Jai is also active in organizing several entrepreneurial and alumni activities including being conference chair for TiEcon, Internet SIG chair for TiE Silicon Valley, Founding member and ex marketing chair for Pan IIT USA, and ex president of IIT Kanpur Alumni Association, Bay Area.
Jai holds a BTech (IIT Kanpur) and MS (Iowa State) in Computer Science.