UniDEL’s Board provides the group’s management team with strategic guidance and counseling to build an enterprise of lasting value.

Board
Kishore R. Dalal
Founder & Chairman
Electroslush & Digital Electronics

Kishore is an engineer from Case Institute of Technology, USA, and the founder of Electroslush & Digital Electronics, the group’s first engineering ventures. He commenced business in 1966 from the ground up in an era dogged by government controls and inadequate engineering and manufacturing infrastructure. Kishore grew the business to a commanding position in the Indian market entirely with local knowledge and skills.

Parallel to an entrepreneurial career, Kishore has spent over three decades researching Indian and global investment opportunities across multiple asset classes. Kishore is passionate about investing and is involved in research, analysis and product selection within the Group’s Family Office.

Sunil K. Dalal
Founder & Group Chief Executive Officer
UniDEL Group

Sunil is a serial entrepreneur and the founder of UniDEL, a multi-asset class single family office with a focus on early stage technology venturing. He has built numerous global businesses since taking over and redirecting the family owned engineering company.

Under Sunil’s leadership the group has spawned several successful ventures in the industrial software, fintech and edutech space. Sunil is passionate about building businesses that solve real world problems through technology and disrupt the status quo.  The ability to connect the dots, devise unique strategies and have the execution discipline is what defines Sunil’s DNA.

Sunil is a member of the Young Presidents Organization and is keen on nurturing entrepreneurial talent. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering & Management of Technology from Vanderbilt University, USA

Dr. Juzar Motiwalla
Board Member

Juzar is a resident of Singapore and Board Member/Advisor to several companies in the technology space that have a global footprint. He was Partner, Investments at Green Dot Capital where he was responsible for global investments. Prior to joining Green Dot Capital, he was Chief Executive Officer of Kent Ridge Digital Labs (KRDL), a 300 man high-tech laboratory that incubated 15 start-up companies in Asia and Silicon Valley. KRDL’s success in bridging competitive world-class technologies with high-growth markets, received international coverage including feature articles in Red Herring, Asian Wall Street Journal and Time. He has also spearheaded the development of several multi-year international R&D partnerships with Apple, HP, IBM, Ericsson and others.

Juzar serves on the Board of UniDEL’s investee company in the venture space. Juzar has been on International Executive Councils of several professional associations and for eight years was a Board Member of Singapore’s National Computer Board.

Juzar has an MSc and PhD in Systems Engineering from the University of Wisconsin, USA.

Dr. Vinay Chowdhry
Board Member

Vinay has been a successful innovator and entrepreneur in the life science industry for over 25 years. He founded biotechnology company QualiconTM, a subsidiary of DuPont that invented and markets DNA-based automated microbial analysis systems for the global food industry, serving as its CEO until his retirement. The company’s innovative products provide highly accurate microbial analyses of food and other products susceptible to microbial contamination, resulting in greater safety and quality. Previously, Vinay served in roles of increasing responsibility at DuPont, including general manager at DuPont FQMS Venture and research supervisor at DuPont Central Research & Development. He currently serves as an advisor to early-stage entrepreneurial companies.

Vinay received Ph.D. and A.M. degrees from Harvard University, an M.Sc. from the Indian Institute of Technology and a B.Sc. from Bombay University.