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Kamal Hassan is a 20-year veteran of the business world with expertise in corporate strategy, innovation management, performance excellence and business development and growth. As Founder, President and CEO (Chief Excitement Officer) Innovation 360, he works with organizations of all sizes and specialties to enhance value creation through innovative products, services and business models. An active consultant, mentor and coach, he leverages his real-world experience to advise Innovation 360’s enterprise-level and government clients in a number of areas including innovation strategy, execution and leadership; sustaining innovation gains; and business model design and transformation.
In addition, Kamal is an active supporter of SMEs and startups, helping them become more competitive using business model innovation, and contributing time and financial support to regional educational programs. He is the driving force behind i360accelerator, a 120-day startup accelerator and seed funding program for entrepreneurs and startup teams. He also served as a managing director for the TURN8 seed accelerator founded by DP World.
As a General Partner for Fenox Venture Ccapital, Kamal manages the Fenox Global Fund IV, a venture fund that seeks to invest USD $100 million in seed, Series A and pre-IPO funding throughout the United States, Asia and the Middle East.
Kamal has a Masters in Genetic Engineering from San Francisco State University in the U.S., and has completed executive education courses at Harvard Business School, Leeds School of Business and The Wharton School. He is also a Certified Facilitator for LEGO SERIOUS PLAY®, a methodology that increases creativity and can be used to generate innovative business models.