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Kevin Reddy

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Los Angeles

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Kevin is a successful Silicon Valley angel investor, global venture catalyst. He is also a seasoned digital strategy, innovation, transformation leader and senior advisor to Fortune 500 C-suite & PE/VC leaders with 20+ years of decorated management consulting career as a senior executive at top-tier leading strategy consulting firms like Accenture, Booz & Co, and PwC, as trusted digital advisor and business partner to C-suite driving board level agenda aligned outcomes enhancing stakeholder value through effective digital and technology innovation journey investments with emerging technologies including Blockchain, AI/ML, CyberSecurity, IoT through Decentralized and Tokenized Models. Kevin is also a venture growth catalyst, angel investor, board advisor at venture backed emerging tech startups and startup accelerators worldwide.

 

Currently Kevin is a Global Managing Director at Reddy & Co providing Senior Executive Advisory Services in the areas of Digital Strategy, Innovation, and Transformation. Kevin is also a Regional Partner for California at StartMesh, a Global Venture Catalyst firm with HQ in Sydney. Most recently Kevin was global leader for Digital Strategy and Transformation practice at Booz & Co. Previously he was member of Accenture’s Financial Services IT Advisory senior leadership team with focus on Digital Innovation and Transformation with FinTech/FSO as primary focus. Prior to Accenture, Kevin was CEO of sec|zone, a silicon valley based security software startup, Consulting Director in Professional Services at Computer Associates Int’l (NYSE: CA – Enterprise cloud and IT management solutions), and Manager in MCS (FS) group at PriceWaterhouse LLP.

 

Kevin invests in and mentors passionate, committed, visionary, creative, synergistic entrepreneurs becoming better leaders in creating innovative cohesive teams developing market relevant disruptive products with scalable revenue streams as foundation to building game changing profitable companies in consumer and enterprise space catalyzing the paradigm shift in the areas of FinTech/WealthTech/RegTech/PayTech/InsurTech | Blockchain/Decentralization/DLT/HashGraph/MerkleTrees | Tokenization/Security Token Offerings (STO)/ICO/ITO | Symbiotic Cognitive Computing | AI/ML/DeepTech | XR (AR/VR/MR/CR) | Cognitive Analytics | Pervasive Intelligence | Big Data/Data Science | HealthTech | MindTech/BCI | CyberSecurity | IoT/Fog/Edge | Smart Dust | Smart Cities, leveraging actionable innovation and visionary entrepreneurship as means to enrich human experience and planetary sustenance. Kevin is also a mentor at Eugene Lang Entrepreneurship Center at Columbia Business School in New York, advising ventured funded startup CEOs who are MBA graduates from Columbia Business School, and mentor at CyberLaunch.vc, a leading CyberSecurity and Machine Learning Startup Accelerator based in Atlanta. Kevin is as speaker and panelist at several synergistic angel investor and startup accelerator events in various major startup eco-systems across the globe where he advises startup founders and executives in the areas of product strategy + innovation + development, creative marketing and growth strategies, optimal business and revenue model definition, strategic pivots, go-to-market and global market launch strategies, corporate development and fund raising, scalable distribution and partnership channel development across FinTech, EduTech, HealthTech, AgriTech, FMCG/Retail, Alternative Energy, eGov, Crypto, New Media & Entertainment, and Emerging Digital Tech sectors.

 

Kevin advised both large global 2000 corporations worldwide and early stage digital startup clients across sectors maximizing the value of technology enabled transformative business initiatives and digital transformation advisory services in diversified cross-sectors worldwide across various market aligned strategic service lines, based out of US, Europe, and Asia, leveraging his following capability portfolio:

• Value Driven Digital Innovation, Strategy, Execution, and Transformation Journey Advisory

• Venture Advisory, Capital Placement, Growth Strategy, Interim CEO and Advisory Board Member for Growth and Expansion Stage Startups

• Venture Architecture for Innovative Business Models – Ideation, Product/Market Fit, GTM Strategy, Incubation, and Commercialization capabilities

• Next Generation {Social + Mobile + Analytics + Cloud + AI /ML+ Blockchain/DLT + Data Science + Big Data + CyberSecurity + IoT/Edge} Product/Services/Solutions Design, Digitization, Deployment, Automation, Innovation, and Implementation

• {PE + M&A + Divestiture} Pre-Deal Due-diligence, Assessments, Readiness, Separation or Carve-out Planning, and Post-Deal Integration, Day-One Readiness, 100-Day Plan, Transformation, Optimization

• {Business + Technology + Market} Strategy, Effectiveness, Governance, Risk, Compliance, Transformation, Enterprise Architecture, and Operations

 

Mr. Reddy was selected and honored with the prestigious ‘Outstanding 50 Asian Americans in Business’ award in 2006. Kevin graduated with Master’s degree in Computer Science from New Jersey Institute of Technology and Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University College of Engineering. Master’s Thesis:  Disruptive Innovation in PetriNets with focus on Federated Distributed Hyper-Mesh Computing Networks + DeCentralized Abstraction Layer Virtualization + Multi-Layer Concurrent Processing driven New Parallel Programming Paradigm Independent of Underlying Distributed Massively Parallel (MasPar) nCube/HyperCube Architectures. Kevin is a Citizen of USA.