Shyam Krishnakumar

Co-founder and CEO

Shyam Krishnakumar is a technology policy consultant focussing on regulation for emerging technologies. He consults with think tanks and companies worldwide on India’s technology policy. Prior to this, he co-founded EduSeva Technologies, an ed-tech venture aimed at leveraging technology to provide world-class education at the grassroots. He holds a Bachelors in Computer Science and a Masters in Political Science.

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Projects and Publications

Consultant

Eurasia Group

Shyam is a Consultant on Technology Policy in India for the Eurasia Group, working closely with the Geotechnology Practice. He focusses on 5G, AI, Fintech, Cryptocurrency, E-commerce, Digital Goods and other emerging tech sectors to provide strategic insights for Fortune 500 clients.

Consultant

Wadhwani Institute of Technology Policy

Working with multiple stakeholders including central government ministries, public agencies and think tanks on creating positive interventions in India's technology policy space.

Building Digital Goods for the Next Century

Co-Author

Paper on India's UPI as a case of building digital goods for the next century as a model approach by India, which can serve as a case for other countries, particularly Germany. The paper was included in the Volume 'Digital Decade: Case Studies from Asia' published by KAS and the Digital Asia Hub.  Acess the paper here.