September 2 - 3, 2020


Converge. Create. Elevate.


Founder and CEO, Bizhance

Mateen is an experienced Strategic Advisor in the Silicon Valley Ecosystem with over 20 years of entrepreneurial and professional experience advising Startups and Scalable Businesses. He has a great combination of Strategy, Structure and Leadership. He Advises, Mentors and Speaks on Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Networking Platforms. Through his engagement with organizations and governments, he advises on Strategy, Connectivity, Structure and Cross Border opportunities. Areas of Expertise include – Business Strategy, Market Growth, Innovation Hubs, Advisory Board, Resource Management, and Cross Border Relationships. Mateen is the Founder and CEO of Bizhance, a firm focused on helping Scalable Businesses with their growth strategy. He is the Managing Partner of Ann Arbor Group, an international advisory firm helping businesses leverage economic opportunities across regions. Mateen is known for his leadership skills having worked with several organizations and running tech and entrepreneurial conferences. He has served in Leadership roles at Global Entrepreneurship Program hosted by the Hoover Institute, Stanford University & the US State Department; India - US Conference at UC Berkeley, IIT Alumni Global Leadership Conferences in the US, and at TiEcon, the flagship event of TiE - an organization fostering entrepreneurship globally. He is the Global Strategy Advisor of the Business Chambers of the Indian State of Telangana, India, and serves as the Chair of the Committee on Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Mateen is passionate about capturing entrepreneurial stories and he has interviewed more than 700 prominent World Leaders, Policy Makers, Academicians, Entrepreneurs, Global CXOs and VCs. Some of the notable names being Jack Welch, Elon Musk, Steve Wozniak, Mike Moritz, John Chambers, Marissa Mayer, George Schultz, Condoleezza Rice, Muhammad Yunus, Amartya Sen, Vicente Fox, Sal Khan, Vinod Khosla, Desh Deshpande, Vinod Dham, Anand Mahindra, Narayana Murthy, Shahid Khan, Shaukat Aziz and more.