Business Advisory Board Member
Kunal Chopra is passionate about building and scaling tech companies. He is currently the CEO at Kaspien (NASDAQ:KSPN), a software- and tech-enabled services platform company that partners with brands to grow their businesses on marketplaces such as Amazon, Walmart and eBay, among others. Kaspien is headquartered in the Spokane, Wash. area with over 150 employees and has done almost $1 billion in marketplace sales, as well as served over 4000 brands.
During his 15+ year career in technology, Chopra has held leadership positions as general manager at Microsoft, general manager at Amazon, chief operating officer of eSports betting company Unikrn and director of product at the world's fastest growing startup at the time, Groupon. He has also consulted with the world's largest hedge fund, Bridgewater Associates; one of the world's largest fixed income investment advisors, NISA Investment Advisors; and the world's top education-focused performance marketing company, All Star.
He also holds an MBA from a global business school, the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business, and a Masters in Computer Science from Clemson University.
He is also a mentor and an advisor to early stage technology startups through his association with Techstars, a top startup accelerator. Chopra is an angel investor in early stage startups and has authored several books on business planning and execution, career planning and leadership.