GSA SAARC
GSA SAARC
AWARDS
AWARDS

Every year at GSA SAARC, we celebrate and appreciate entrepreneurs and ecosystem developers who are at their peak of innovation and creativity in their respective fields. Learn more about our award categories, jury, ambassadors and advisors.


Kick off event on 2018/3/21
ABOUT GSA


Global Startup Awards SAARC, focuses on celebrating the spirit of entrepreneurship and promoting the concept of bridging boundaries using innovation in SAARC region comprising of Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka by appreciating them with our most coveted awards program which will be attended by the top notch entrepreneurs, corporates, investors and ecosystem builders from Nordic, Central Europe, SAARC and ASEAN.

Our Global Cross Pollination Panel comprising of our alumni network of mentors, entrepreneurs, advisers, ambassadors and Jury from some of the most coveted startups/institutions will help enable your idea to come to reality, scale up to other countries and maybe even get funded.

"Come celebrate entrepreneurship and let's bridge boundaries using innovation."

JURY

AMBASSADOR

ADVISORS

CATEGORY

TIMELINE

STARTUP CATEGORY


Startup Of The Year

Startup Of The Year

Best Newcomer

Best Newcomer

Founder of the Year

Founder of the Year

Best Social Impact Startup

Best Social Impact Startup

Best FinTech Startup

Best FinTech Startup

Best Student Startup

Best Student Startup

Best Deep Tech Startup

Best Deep Tech Startup

Best Health Tech Startup

Best Health Tech Startup

Best Space Startup

Best Space Startup

Best Biotech Startup

Best Biotech Startup

Best AgriTech Startup

Best AgriTech Startup

Best EduTech Startup

Best EduTech Startup

Best Fashion Tech Startup

Best Fashion Tech Startup

Best Smart City Solution

Best Smart City Solution

ECOSYSTEM CATEGORY


Investor of the Year

Investor of the Year

Best Coworking Space

Best Coworking Space

Best Accelerator Program

Best Accelerator Program

Best Incubation Program

Best Incubation Program

Best Startup Journalist

Best Startup Journalist

Best Startup Ecosystem Initiative

Best Startup Ecosystem Initiative

JURY HIGHLIGHTS


  • Adarsh Narahari
    Adarsh Narahari Managing Director at Mantri Primus Lifespaces Pvt. Ltd., from India
  • Ashish Kashyap

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    Ashish Kashyap Ex-CEO & Founder at Goibibo, redBus, from India
  • Geetansh Bamania
    Geetansh Bamania Founder at Rentomojo, from India
  • Naveen Asrani
    Naveen Asrani Director at Startups, Microsoft Corporation India, from India
  • Ravinder Singh
    Ravinder Singh CIO at Vistara, from India
  • Swati Bhargava
    Swati Bhargava Co-founder at CashKaro, from India
AMBASSADOR HIGHLIGHTS


  • Anil Joshi
    Anil Joshi Managing Partner at Unicorn India Ventures, from India
  • Brijesh Agrawal
    Brijesh Agrawal Co-founder & Director at IndiaMART, from India
  • Dr. Ritesh Malik
    Dr. Ritesh Malik Angel Investor / Co-Founder at innov8, from India
  • Kunal Sachdeva
    Kunal Sachdeva Executive Director at Ernst & Young, from Germany
  • Manish Singhal
    Manish Singhal Angel Investor & Partner at pi Ventures, from India
  • Shalini Prakash
    Shalini Prakash Venture Partner at 500 Startups, from India
  • Shradha Sharma
    Shradha Sharma Co-Founder & CEO at Your Story, from India
  • Sushanto Mitra
    Sushanto Mitra Founder & CEO at Lead Angels Network, from India
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Startup Segment

The GSA SAARC awards for startups celebrate the most path breaking developments in this innovative world. We have 14 awards categories that we will recognize during the awards night.

Knnow about startup segment!


Ecosystem Segment

We celebrate the contribution of ecosystem developers in creating innovation hubs across the world. We have 6 awards categories that we will appreciate during the awards night.

Know about ecosystem segment!


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  • AWARDS TIMELINE

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