Sangeet Paul Choudary is a C-level executive advisor, the best-selling author of the books Platform Revolution and Platform Scale, and the founder of Platformation Labs, a think-tank and advisory firm on digital transformation. He has been ranked as a leading global thinker for two consecutive years by Thinkers50, ranking among the top 30 emerging thinkers globally in 2016 (Thinkers50 Radar) and ranking among the top 50 thinkers of Indian origin in 2015 (Thinkers50 India).
Sangeet is the co-chair of the MIT Platform Strategy Summit at the MIT Media Labs and an Entrepreneur-in-residence at INSEAD Business School. He is also an expert on the global advisory council for the World Economic Forum’s initiative on Digital Transformation of Industries. He is an empaneled executive educator with Harvard Business School Publishing, and has advised the leadership of Fortune 500 firms, family-owned conglomerates, and key government bodies.
Sangeet’s work has been featured as the Spotlight article on Harvard Business Review (April 2016 edition) and the themed Business Report of the MIT Technology Review (September 2015). He is frequently quoted and published in leading journals and media including the MIT Sloan Management Review.The Economist, The Wall Street Journal, WIRED Magazine, Forbes, Fortune, and others. He is a frequent keynote speaker and has been invited to speak at leading global forums including the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting of the New Champions (Summer Davos), the WEF ASEAN Summit, and the G20 Summit 2014 events.
MEMBER, GLOBAL FUTURE COUNCIL
ADVISOR, DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION
MIT Platform Strategy Summit
INSEAD Business School
HARVARD BUSINESS SCHOOL PUB.
THINKERS50 RADAR (2016)
THINKERS50 INDIA (2015)
Centre for Global Enterprise
the G20 Summit 2014
Sangeet is the co-author of the international best-seller Platform Revolution, ranked as must-read book by Forbes, an international best-seller by 800CEOREAD, a #1 new release on Amazon, and a top CEO read by Huffington Post. He is also the author of Platform Scale, an Amazon #1 best-seller for 6 consecutive months after launch and a contributing author to the book Managing Startups.
Sangeet is a pre-eminent keynote speaker and has addressed leading global summits, including the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting Of The New Champions (AMNC), 2016 in Tianjin and the G20 Summit 2014’s Global Cafe in Brisbane. In March 2016, he was invited to address the Managing Board of the World Economic Forum at their headquarters in Geneva. Sangeet regularly keynotes industry events in North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific, and addresses C-Level audiences at public and private events.
Sangeet has been ranked a top business thinker for two successive years – 2015 & 2016 – by Thinkers50, the premier ranking of global business thinkers.
Sangeet is the co-chair of The MIT Platform Strategy Summit at the MIT Media Labs, the foremost industry summit on the topic of platform business transformation. He is an industry fellow at the Centre For Global Enterprise, a global think-tank led by former IBM Chairman Sam Palmisano, and leads research on the platform economy targeted at Fortune 500 CEOs globally. He Is also an expert advisor to the World Economic Forum’s Digital Transformation of Industries initiative.
Sangeet’s work has been featured as the Spotlight article on Harvard Business Review (April 2016 edition) and the themed Business Report of the MIT Technology Review (September 2015). He is frequently quoted and published in leading journals and media including the MIT Sloan Management Review, The Economist, The Wall Street Journal, WIRED Magazine, Forbes, Fortune, The Washington Post, Fast Company, Economic Times, and Business Standard, among many others.
Sangeet is an advisor to Fortune 500 CXOs, senior government officials, and high-growth startup founders globally. Sangeet has led executive education for CXOs and senior leaders in multiple industries across North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and South America.
Sangeet is an empaneled executive educator with the Harvard Business School Publishing. Sangeet’s co-authored work on platforms is also included as part of MIT’s Executive Education curriculum and is part of Harvard Business School’s strategy curriculum. He has guest lectured to executive audiences and research faculty at top universities, including Harvard Business School, MIT, INSEAD, Carnegie Mellon, and NUS.
Sangeet’s advisory work is frequently sought by senior executives at multiple Fortune 1000 firms and he has been commissioned to lead thought leadership research for the top consulting firms. He is also an entrepreneur in residence at the INSEAD Business School and an advisor at 500Startups in Silicon Valley.
Platformation Labs is a C-level advisory and research firm, focused on the research and application of platform strategies across industries. It engages in C-level advisory with Global 2000 firms as well as high growth pre-IPO startups and governments. Platformation Labs has advised firms across geographies and has undertaken commissioned research for leading strategy consulting firms across diverse industries, with clients in Europe, US, Australia , South America and Asia.