Deepak Jain, the Founder, and CEO of Swych is a man of many hats. He brings invaluable entrepreneurial experience in innovative technologies, expertise in building a large customer community, and years of scaling companies, from startup to exit, to the table. His knowledge and skills will help in speeding up customer acquisition, while his effective business ideas will fuel the growth of the company.
Moonshot Junior Inc., a Silicon Valley-based, educational-management start-up specializing in an entrepreneurial and innovation-centric program for children, welcomes Deepak Jain on board.
With 25 years of experience in India, Europe, and North America, Deepak is an award-winning financial, payments, telecommunications, and security entrepreneur and leader. He successfully started, scaled, and sold three ventures: Swych, a unique Blockchain-based award-winning global gifting service acquired by Finablr; DeviceFidelity, a certified mobile NFC payment device bought by Kili, which was eventually acquired by Square; and Moneto, a subsidiary business unit of DeviceFidelity acquired by Cachet Financial.
Deepak also has 50 granted and over 50 pending patents in the payment and security technologies to his credit. To add to this, he is an active investor, startup advisor, and executive involved in various initiatives with different companies in the area of financial technology, blockchain, digital currency, augmented reality, education, artificial intelligence, and sports technology.
Excited about his association with the Moonshot Jr, a hub of innovative entrepreneurs disrupting the conventional learning methods with their creative ideas and scientific learning tools, Deepak said, “Moonshot Jr is an excellent initiative in Edutech that promises to not only help create young entrepreneurs but also bring to market a scalable platform for high-quality learning. I am excited about the challenge to provide breakthrough solutions to accelerate its upward momentum. Different organizations demand unique solutions, and I am excited to use my experience in technology, business, and global markets in advising Moonshot Jr to scale new heights”
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Alok Jain, Moonshot Junior CEO, and Co-founder, who comes with years of experience in innovation and entrepreneurship, believes in working with crusaders with fresh ideas. He feels that Deepak Jain coming on board is a shot in the arm that the venture needs at this time.
He says: “Deepak is a dynamic entrepreneur with three successful innovative technology enterprises to his credit. In his over 2-decade-long career, he has proven his mettle in both B2B and direct-to-consumer businesses. He is a skilled relationship builder with deep industry knowledge. I am confident his expertise will help us in expanding our customer base by broadening our network and propelling our business forward. I also feel his vast experience in Intellectual Property creation will add tremendous value to us moving forward.”
Moonshot Junior Inc. is a start-up that is remodeling the concept of empowering today’s innovators and turning them into tomorrow’s entrepreneurs through project-based learning and product development experience. Our community strives to uncover and nurture the STEAM skills in children with the help of our innovation and entrepreneurship-centric, SaaS-model based program.
Our community and platform are an overlay around the ideas, projects, and products straight out of the creative minds of children between 10-17 years, with guidance from experts.