July 26-28 at the Hyatt Regency in Santa Clara, California

Speaker

Amaresh Kollipara

Amaresh Kollipara is a seasoned strategy consultant, financial advisor, and entrepreneur with international expertise. He is a Founder and Managing Partner of Earth2Orbit, LLC, which is a global provider of satellite launch services. Earth2Orbit is working with the Indian Space Research Organization to provide commercial launch services to a variety of satellite clients. Amaresh also co-produced the first and second annual Space Venturing Forum, an entrepreneurial event hosted by the National Space Society. Amaresh is fascinated by the science of space exploration. He believes that involvement from the entrepreneurial sector, via emerging applications such as nanosatellite based communication and microgravity based R&D, is an essential enabler for continued exploration. To this end, Amaresh serves as a strategic advisor to a generation of space entrepreneurs by helping them develop breakthrough businesses. He serves as a Principal of the Space Angels Network. He enjoyed a successful career with the Strategy group of Accenture, where he managed key strategy offerings and developed recommendations for Global 500 clients. He has been influential in pricing multi-million dollar private equity deals as well as in assisting clients to strategically allocate large-scale investments. Amaresh holds an MBA degree from the Graduate School of Business at Columbia University. He also earned a B.A. in Molecular and Cell Biology with an emphasis in Neurobiology from the University of California at Berkeley.
Amaresh Kollipara
Co-founder & Managing Partner, Earth2Orbit LLC