Shubhrendu Khoche is the Senior Advisor at MEDICI Global. As General Manager for the Asia-Pacific region, Shubhrendu is responsible for all day-to-day activities in the Asia Pacific region, including business development, account, and project management. Before joining C-SAM, Mr. Khoche served as a sales director with Venyon, a joint venture Asia of Nokia and Giesecke & Devrient (later merged back into G&D). In this role, he drove business and operations for trusted services in Asia-Pacific and created partnerships in the mobile payments & ticketing space with service providers and application developers.
From 2003 to 2007, Mr. Khoche worked on business development, product marketing & product management of identification products including Near Field Communication (NFC) at Philips Semiconductors (now NXP, founded by Philips) across Europe and Asia. He was instrumental in market creation and evangelizing mobile contactless services in Asia during this early market.
Earlier, he worked in product management roles at Ericsson hp Telecom (Ehpt) in Asia and Europe, creating and delivering products and services to fixed line and mobile carriers to launch & charge for new voice & data services.
Mr. Khoche holds an MBA from INSEAD and did a Masters in International Business at the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT). He is a trained Electronics & Communications Engineer from Delhi College of Engineering, University of Delhi.