Sangeet Paul Choudary is the founder and director of Platform Thinking Labs, an advisory and executive education firm focused on applying platform economics across industries. His work on platform business models has been featured in the Harvard Business Review, WIRED, Fast Company, TechCrunch and Forbes among other leading journals and media. Sangeet’s blog Platform Thinking is regularly ranked among the top technology blogs globally and has been recommended by the Wall Street Journal, Business Insider, GigaOm and Inc Magazine. He is a contributing author to the book Managing Startups (OReilly), a regular speaker at industry conferences like SIBOS and TheNextWeb and a guest lecturer at several universities, including INSEAD, UC Davis and BU. He is an advisor at 500Startups, a leading Silicon Valley accelerator, and was formerly the head of new ventures at Intuit Asia. His work on implementing platform strategies spans multiple industries, with clients in Europe, US, Australia and Asia. He works in advisory board positions with emerging platforms like Skillshare and RockThePost, and his venture building experience includes Fasal, a platform connecting farmers and buyers, featured as an HBS case study.