Sushanto Mitra is the Founder & CEO of Lead Angels, an angel network. It is the first angel network in India that has been founded by a team from IITB. Prior to this he was Director, Hyderabad Angels. He was earlier the first CEO of SINE-IITB from 2007-2012. SINE is one of India’s largest and most successful technology incubators and was awarded the best TBI award in 2010. Sushanto graduated from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi and has worked in organisations including HCL Insys, PriceWaterhouse Coopers, and Softek before moving into the startup ecosystem in 1999. Sushanto loves working with new ideas from entrepreneurs and the primary reason for setting up Lead Angels was to continue doing what he loves doing. He also likes playing chess and cooking whenever he gets the time.