Mani Kumar Lakkaraju

As a Startup Mentor, Technology Advisor & Fund Raiser my key focus is on the first mile run, i.e., Ideation to Implementation using Industry based Ideation models, tools and techniques like Design thinking, Agile Methodology, Lean Startups, SCAMPER, LUMA, Tangrams (The Innovation Bridge), Gamification, etc…

Business Strategy formulation, Business Plans, Business Modelling, Marketing Strategy, Campaigns, Funding Strategy, Support for Valuation, investor connect and fundraising are my key deliveries.

Advisory services include Technology Trends for AI, NoCode & Open Cloud data bridges (PAAS platforms) , UI & UX Design and Workflow Automation.

Creator of ICE, CREADE, FRUITROOT, RAISE acceleration platforms to support Startups.

Registered Startup Mentor on Karnataka Startup Cell, Support for Standup India, MSME, Make in India, other related schemes.