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A programme that opens Stanford’s doors for Indian faculty

The California-based Motwani Jadeja Foundation has launched a $30-million Motwani Institute for Thought Leadership in Innovation (MITLI) to facilitate academic exchange between Stanford and Indian institutions of higher learning.

Asha Motwani Funds India-U.S. Entrepreneurial Program

Venture capitalist Asha Jadeja Motwani, the wife of the late Stanford Professor Rajeev Motwani — a noted Indian American computer scientist who mentored Google co-founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin and helped design algorithms that currently power Google — has launched a fellowship enabling Indian entrepreneurs to network with entrepreneurs and seed investors in Silicon Valley and other tech hubs in the U.S.

Rajeev Motwani journey from Jammu to Google

Meet Rajeev Motwani. This Stanford professor was the mentor of Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin during their PdH Days. He has also been and advising founder of Paypal.

Maker Fest to Include Design, Art From Next Edition

From a desktop operating system for building, managing and scaling anything related to electronic and digital to ‘quantum materials’ used for exponential 3 D printing, the Maker Fest 2017 showcased a range of inventions, creations and disruptive ideas over the last three days.

ASHA JADEJA MOTWANI Venture Capitalist and Angel Investor, Founder, Dot Edu Ventures

Asha founded Dot Edu Ventures in March 2000 to fund innovative technologies emerging from top US universities. Among her many investments are Bytemobile, Kaltix (now Google), Jareva (now Veritas), and Mimosa Systems.

16 yrs on, Asha Jadeja Motwani regrets not having invested in Facebook

Identifying a brand and investing money in it is a big decision, and investors have to make it more often than ever. Angel investor Asha Jadeja Motwani said that she made the ‘mistake’ of not investing in Facebook in 2002 when it was start-up.

Asha Motwani Believes India Can Surpass Silicon Valley if it Identifies its Roots

It’s not every day that you come across an investor who can proudly say that Google took shape under her nose. But Asha Jadeja Motwani credits her venture into the world of entrepreneurship to the rise of Google in front of her.

Asha Jadeja invests in Pakistani Startup ConnectHear

Asha Jadeja, an angel investor with an array of investments in India, Pakistan and Silicon Valley, has just backed another Pakistani Startup ConnectHear.

Angel investor Asha Motwani launches institute in US for research in IT, bio-tech

New Delhi, Nov 30 Angel investor Asha Jadeja Motwani has launched Motwani Institute of Thought Leadership in Innovation (MITLI) in San Francisco (US) for research in IT and bio-technology.

TiE Delhi-NCR Champions Entrepreneurship as an Engine of Employment on the First Day at 3rd Edition of Its Global Summit

One of the Grand keynote speakers included Ms. Asha Jadeja Motwani, of the Motwani Jadeja Foundation. Asha is a Silicon Valley venture capitalist, entrepreneur, and philanthropist.

Where ‘angel’ dares to tread

One fine day, angel investor Asha Jadeja Motwani walks into the Kochi Biennale Foundation office, hands over a cheque bearing a hefty sum with many digits on it.

Asha Motwani Believes India Can Surpass Silicon Valley if it Identifies its Roots

It’s not every day that you come across an investor who can proudly say that Google took shape under her nose. But Asha Jadeja Motwani credits her venture into the world of entrepreneurship to the rise of Google in front of her.

Gujarat University incubatees to be groomed in Silicon Valley

Four incubatees of start-up incubator of Gujarat University will be groomed in Silicon Valley for three weeks, where they will visit offices of likes of Google, Facebook, Tesla and Paypal. They will pitch to the investors and seek a feedback on their startup ideas.

Prominent Silicon Valley investor Asha Jadeja to invest aggressively in Indian startups

For Asha, Hyderabad is front runner, but she is also seriously looking at startups in Gurgaon, Delhi and Pune by partnering with local investors and entities.

Promoting peace from India and Pakistan to Silicon Valley, the Rajeev Circle Fellowship

In promoting peace each year the Rajeev Circle Fellowship immerses entrepreneurs from India and Pakistan in the heart of Silicon Valley.

Silicon Valley investor Asha Motwani keen to invest in big data, AI startups in India

Motwani who is the wife of late Standford Professor Rajeev Motwani, an angel investor who mentored Larry Page and Sergey Brin, the co-founders of Google Inc in 1998, at Stanford University also said that she would try to get Brin come to India and co-invest with her.

About Amal Academy

Starting back in 2013 as an education startup funded out of Stanford University, Amal Academy has transformed the lives of more than 3300 Pakistani graduates (2018) and is always aspiring to do more.

Indian-origin VC Asha Jadeja Motwani is putting her money on Pakistani start-ups

Indian-origin VC Asha Jadeja Motwani is investing and encouraging Pakistani entrepreneurs. The Silicon Valley-based investor also believes in creating a ‘mindset of abundance.

Indian-origin VC Asha Jadeja Motwani is putting her money on Pakistani start-ups

Indian-origin VC Asha Jadeja Motwani is investing and encouraging Pakistani entrepreneurs. The Silicon Valley-based investor also believes in creating a ‘mindset of abundance.

Telangana-Hub on cards for this Silicon Valley investor

HYDERABAD: A name to reckon with in the Silicon Valley, prominent angel investor and philanthropist, Asha Jadeja Motwani, now has her eyes on India’s largest startup incubator in Hyderabad: the T-Hub.