Gaugarin is a successful serial entrepreneur (4 startups and 2 new business initiatives), investor / mentor to over 30 early-stage companies and a philanthropist.
Gaugarin currently serves as the Founder and CEO of CapeStart, a 450+ person company specializing in AI based solutions and services. He is also the Cofounder of Fullintel, offering media intelligence solutions. Prior to these new ventures, his company MyMediaInfo (RedEgg Solutions) was acquired by Thomson Reuters, where he played a key role in packaging and reselling the business unit in a $390 million transaction to NASDAQ OMX. His other startup experiences include Mobixell (wireless multimedia), Cymfony (NLP based intelligence), Lojalis (mobile loyalty), UltiVerse (mobile messaging) and Voice Control System (speech recognition). He also worked with Indian Telephone Industries and Pragati Computer in India.
Gaugarin is very active in promoting entrepreneurship via his role as a charter member, past President of TiE-Boston and as the Chairman of OliverG Foundation. He has a BS in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Government College of Technology in India, MS in Industrial Engineering from the University of Oklahoma and executive education from Harvard Business School. He lives with his wife Madavi in Littleton, MA and they are the proud parents of two adult children, Iris and Ethan.