Our

Leadership

The Direction that drives

the Group

management

With several man years of multi-faceted experience, UNIDEL’s management provides the vision, strategic direction and operational excellence drive for the group’s activities.

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.

Anil is responsible for sales operations, people and support functions across all UNIDEL Businesses. He started his career with UNIDEL company Digital Electronics Ltd in 1975.
Through his career at UNIDEL, Anil has led grounds up R&D, manufacturing and sales efforts for several generations of products including industrial instruments, electronic production systems, time attendance systems and CAD peripherals. Anil’s technical experience spans across electro-mechanical, electrical, electronics, embedded systems and software technologies.
Anil has consistently delivered predictable performance through the adoption of UNIDEL’s unique business management system across group ventures. Anil is a Mechanical Engineering graduate from the University of Pune and is passionate about building and nurturing high performance teams across business functions.

Chirag Nanavati is part of the founding team of Asset Vantage and leads its India business operations including global product management, global engineering & technology and middle east/asian markets. Previously Chirag lead UNIDEL's company Softdel as its CEO. Chirag has wide ranging experience from managing start-ups and technology commercialization to venture capital. He started his career with Honeywell R&D labs in the US where he worked on commercializing real-time, mission-critical avionics and automation products. Subsequently, he was involved with an early-stage venture fund and later led business development and operations for a technology startup he cofounded. Chirag holds an MBA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA and a BS in Computer Science from Michigan Tech University, USA.

Robin Williams is the Managing Director for North America. Robin leads new business development, client relationship management and supports the R&D team’s product and implementation strategies. Prior to joining Asset Vantage, Robin was Managing Director of Institutional Relationships at Archway Technologies, USA. In this role, Robin was responsible for the management and growth of new and existing relationships with private banks and other financial institutions. Robin joined Archway in 2016 from Private Client Resources (PCR), a consolidated financial data aggregation and reporting firm, where he held the position of CTO & Managing Director, Product Development. While at PCR he was responsible for technology, product development and implementation within the firm’s Private Bank, Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) and Family Office clients. Robin holds a BS in Computer Science from the College of Charleston, SC, USA.

Sunil heads ProTeen and is responsible for its global product vision, India business operations and growth initiatives. Sunil lead the ProTeen research initiative inside UNIDEL and eventually co-founded the company that is changing the way young adults make academic and career choices. Sunil has over two decades of experience spanning enterprise technology, value sales, large account management, new business setup, channel administration, presales and marketing. Sunil has worked with a number of leading engineering organizations including Bentley Systems, Rolta and the Tata group. Most recently Sunil founded Valurevolution, a creative content delivery and teenager life skills camps company. As a corporate professional turned entrepreneur, Sunil consistently delivers predictable outcomes in dynamic and uncertain environments. Sunil is an engineer from VJTI Mumbai, an avid writer, people trainer and motivator, marathoner and art enthusiast.

Santosh leads Softdel as its Managing Director and he is responsible for all aspects of the operation including engineering, technology, sales, marketing, customer satisfaction and quality assurance.

Santosh has been with Softdel for over a decade and has grown into his current role after having led the engineering, delivery and quality assurance functions at the company. Santosh has over two decades of global product engineering experience across geographies and has previously worked with the Tata Group, KPIT Cummins and Wipro Technologies.

Santosh holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electronics Engineering from Shivaji University, India

The Helping hand
to build
lasting value

Board

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

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

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

Dr. Juzar Motiwalla is a resident of Singapore and Board Member / Advisor to several companies in the technology space that have a global footprint. He was the Partner of 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 men 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 has received international coverage including feature articles in Red Herring, Asian Wall Street Journal and Time. He 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 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 as Research Supervisor at DuPont Central Research & Development. He currently serves as an advisor to early-stage entrepreneurial companies.
Vinay received PhD and AM degrees from Harvard University, MSc from the Indian Institute of Technology and a BSc from Bombay University.

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