Beachhead Advisor, South East Asia
Amit is an entrepreneur and business advisor who brings a wealth of experience in digital start-ups and business development in Southeast Asia to the Beachheads team.
He began his career as a tech entrepreneur at the age of 23, before entering the analyst world, where he worked for IDC in New Zealand before moving to Singapore in 2009 to take up a senior management role heading the firm’s Asia Pacific sales.
He’s been based in Singapore ever since, and is now chief executive and founder of Ecosystm, a next generation technology research and advisory firm. Amit sits on the advisory board of a number of digital start-ups and also serves as a mentor to other entrepreneurs as a charter member of TIE (largest global investor entrepreneur network) to help them achieve their growth goals.
Amit is keen to apply his experience as an entrepreneur and mentor to help New Zealand technology companies succeed in the region. He has a sound grasp of what it takes to succeed in the market and how digital disruption is changing the business landscape.