World-class team truly passionate about mentoring!
Meet the Team
Ravi Gundlapalli Ph.D.
Founder & CEO
Ravi is a globally recognized thought leader on mentoring and learning. Ravi is the author of “The Art of Mentoring” . Ravi is frequently invited to speak at global conferences that include, the Global Diaspora Forum in Washington DC (at the invitation of former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton), and National Entrepreneur Week in Mexico. For his work and vision, Ravi has been featured in publications such as Forbes, Harvard Business Review, Huffington Post, Forbes India and Knowledge@Wharton.
Rajesh is a serial entrepreneur, author and teacher based in Silicon Valley. Apart from MentorCloud, Rajesh has co-founded startups such as Audvisor, Jifflenow, WittyParrot as well as a number of others. Rajesh has written and published sixteen books with his first book published at the age of thirteen and maintains a blog with more than 1950 blog posts at rajeshsetty.com. He is an integral part of MentorCloud’s customer success team and has laid the foundation for the customer journey.
Director of Customer Success
Darren is passionate about understanding the unique organizational framework, culture, and processes of his customers. He enjoys learning about the demographics and experiences of their employees. For over 15 years, Darren has partnered with leaders in Marketing and Human Resource teams to leverage innovative approaches through data, technology, and platforms. As workforce composition, behavioral norms, and communication tools have evolved, Darren works with you to create new solutions, perspectives, and approaches to tomorrow’s business issues.
Sales and Marketing Operations
Megan holds an MS in Biology (Arizona State University) and a BA in Geology (Arizona State University), has conducted research in Biological Oceanography in the Sargasso Sea (Bermuda) and Barrow (Alaska), and has completed coral restoration and research work in Panama, the Florida Keys, and the island of Bonaire. When not involved in academia, Megan was a working scientist in the nutraceutical industry, where she bridged from working on research to performing project and program management in a corporate environment. She has been involved in blockchain since 2017, and is a PADI IDC Staff Instructor and an avid scuba diver.
Managing Director, MentorCloud (India)
Muralidhar is an engineering professional who is equally passionate about Education. He has over 25 years of experience after a B-Tech from IIT-Madras, India in a career that spans a complete product lifecycle. Muraldhar was part of the team that built India’s first Supercomputer the PARAM at CDAC, he subsequently held leadership positions in multinational organizations like Tektronix, Tata Elxsi, Celstream, Trilogy, Sonim and Avankia. He is a visiting faculty at IIIT-B for postgraduate students and teaches User Experience Design, Design for Excellence & Product Management as well as Technical Leadership programs
Ron is an entrepreneur’s entrepreneur having visualized, founded, built and sold five companies through management buyouts, private equity firms, private investors and public markets. Currently, Ron is the Chairman of StartEngine, one of the industry’s leading equity crowdfunding platforms. AtStartEngine, his mission is to help entrepreneurs realize their dreams. StartEngine has over 100,000 registered investors on the platform and is the leading platform in the equity crowdfunding space. In addition, Ron is actively engaged as a partner/advisor in several start-ups and growth companies both in and out of the tech sector. Ron also serves as an instructor for courses at the UCLA Anderson School of Business/Price Center for Entrepreneurship. In the past, Ron has taught innovative courses as at the University of California Riverside, University of California San Diego and the University of Wisconsin at Madison.
Shilpi is an enterprise SaaS leader with extensive experience in creating go-to-market teams that deliver high growth and consistent results. Shilpi’s expertise in Customer Success includes execution in both direct and channel reseller environments; programs design in Customer Lifetime Value, Retention, and Expansion; installed based marketing; C-level value selling and challenger sales methodologies; and strategic partnerships. Currently, Shilpi works with Strategic Accounts at Workplace by Facebook. Shilpi has led Customer Success at SugarCRM where she was responsible for delivering the company’s global software renewal revenues; she has worked with business leaders in technology companies ranging from startups to Fortune 50 while at Gartner; and she has expertise in the US State and Local Government industry from her tenure with Motorola.
Todd Davis helped found LifeLock in 2005 from a startup to a successful, publicly traded company. Todd Davis was named executive vice chairman of LifeLock, Inc. and previously served as the company’s CEO. In 2009, he received the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award for Orange County/Desert Cities region for a Top Emerging Company. In 2010, the company debuted in eighth place on the Inc. Magazine 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies in America. Todd began his professional career at Dell Computer. Prior to leading LifeLock, he served as a managing partner of a successful marketing organization and was an executive in multiple technology startup companies. Todd currently serves on the board of directors of GetInsured and Conquer Paralysis Now. He holds undergraduate degrees in entrepreneurship and management from Baylor University.
Juan José Daboub
Juan José Daboub is chairman and CEO of the Daboub Partnership, vice chairman of Dorado Group, and founding CEO of the Global Adaptation Institute. He is also a former chair of the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on Climate Change (2012-2014) and a former managing director of the World Bank (2006-2010). Dr. Daboub’s leadership began in the private sector, where he founded and led a snacks manufacturing company, a packaging materials industry, a distribution company, and a consulting firm for nearly a decade before joining the board of CEL, El Salvador’s electric utility, and presiding over El Salvador’s electric distribution companies. He held high government positions in El Salvador for 12 years (1992-2004), working for three different administrations without belonging to any political party, then or now. Dr. Daboub holds a B.S., M.S., and a Ph.D. from North Carolina State University.
Ori Eisen, founder of Trusona, has spent the last twenty-two years in the cybersecurity and information technology industry, and is respected for his business knowledge and leadership. His background includes an in-depth application of innovative solutions for preventing online fraud. Prior to founding Trusona, Mr. Eisen was the Founder at 41st Parameter which was acquired by Experian in 2013. Mr. Eisen has an extensive background in developing system infrastructure and implemented solutions, and he is highly regarded in the information and payment technologies industry as a noted leader and technology innovator. Based on this reputation Mr. Eisen is often quoted by industry insiders, and receives numerous invitations to appear as a keynote speaker for industry events and conferences. He is also a founding member at SecurityCanyon.org
Mr. Inder P. Singh is a visionary leader and a strategic thinker with 30 years of extensive experience and in-depth knowledge of the financial industry, information technology, payments and entrepreneurship. He is the President and CEO of his company, NexTrends Solutions Inc. that provides next level solutions and implementation services for margin improvement, business process design, payments, security, operating platform optimization, business strategy and its execution. He also advises prominent venture capital and private equity firms on investment opportunities and due-diligence efforts. Inder invests and sits on the board of start-up companies engaged in the business of technology. infrastructure, m-commerce, payments and data security.