Premchand has over 30 years industry experience, including 25 years in the management of Technology dominant businesses. His expertise encompasses Startup & Profit center Management, Strategy Consulting, Corporate Sales and Channel Management and Executive Mentoring. He is a parallel entrepreneur who has co-founded several companies in the Arabian Gulf Region focused on niche technologies
• Paramount: Information Security
• Barcode Gulf: RF/ID, WLANS, Barcode
• Head Start: Technology & Services for Business Process Automation in the Retail & Leisure industry.
His seven year stint with WIPRO in India infused in him the fundamentals of value-based business leadership. A prolific speaker, Premchand has spoken at several symposiums and delivered guest lectures in Engineering & Management Institutes. He holds an Honors degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from the College of Engineering Guindy in Madras.
Chief Executive officer
A Seasoned Retail and Hospitality Industry Professional with 23 years of experience in Strategy Analysis, Planning and automation of multiple Retail, Hospitality & Leisure Concepts.
Kumar moved to IT consulting and was evolved in creating and implementing automation strategy for large retailers and Hospitality groups in the Gulf / Asia Region. His core strengths include understanding retail and hospitality business requirements, developing operational process and procedures, training on Retail POS operations, Supply chain, category Management and recommending focus areas in improving operational efficiency.
In 2002 Kumar co-founded Headstart FZ LLC with Mr. Premchand in the Dubai Internet City with the objective of creating an organization focused on providing leading edge technology for Retail and Hospitality industry with associated implementation and consulting services.