Jayadev Mahalingam

Director - Strategic Alliances at UpGrad

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India

HR Analytics HR Metrics Global HR Entrepreneurship Sales&Marketing Innovative Problem Solver SaaS - Enterprise & SMB B2B Problem Solving Innovation SaaS
A True Blood Entrepreneur

As a single founder, i have helped convert my vision into a product, manage a team of 30 people , raise a Seed round of USD 500k, establish a Go-to-market, gain traction and create a serious dent in the Recruitment industry.

Major activities:

- Vision
- Product evangelizing
- Project Management
- Go To Market Strategies
- Marketing Strategies & Channel identification
- Setting the "Culture" of the organization
- Revenues of USD 300K
- Everything under the sun to keep the company going

Specialties: Perseverance, Will to succeed.

Truly trying to disrupt the Hiring industry! Organizing the highly unorganized Recruitment consultant market through PiQube (www.piqube.com)

PiQube is a hiring platform that uses MACHINE LEARNING and ANALYTICS to help you hire in hours, stuff that you do in weeks !

Director - Strategic Alliances at UpGrad

May 2017 - Present

Founder at PiQube

Oct 2014 - Feb 2017

Do google for PiQube :)

Founder at Drone Network

Jan 2012 - Jan 2015

Recruitment services organization

Founder at Work Protocols

May 2008 - Jun 2012

Recruitment consultants - Team of 35 resources


BE - Mechanical Engg at SRM

May 2000 - May 2004

Push pixels...
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