Ketan C Patel

Co – Founder & Chairman Secure Connection Pvt. Ltd.

Ketan founded Creative Peripherals and Distribution Limited with his wife Ms Purvi Patel in the year 1992. His expertise lies in business development, business strategy, product marketing, business planning, key account management, team management, sales management, entrepreneurship, strategic planning, channel expertise and competitive analysis. With over 28 years of industry experience, Ketan is Creative Peripherals’ principal entrepreneurial force and strategic visionary. Today Creative Peripherals is a Value-Added Distribution firm and entry specialist for all new brands, having its presence in PAN India and representing 25 global brands. Ketan is a pioneer in the electronics and IT distribution industry. With innovative and forward thinking, he conceptualized many industry initiatives and practices. Over the years, he has developed critical and longstanding relationships with many of the industry's IT, Imaging, Lifestyle and Telecom brands. Under Ketan’s innovative leadership, Creative Peripherals was the very first (add innovative and unique programs conducted or initiated). His focus on product knowledge, exemplary service and the highest quality standards established Creative Peripherals as a benchmark in the open market for consumer digital and lifestyle products. As a CEO of CPDL, his responsibilities include maintaining vendor relations, new product development and taking new initiative for the company's evolution and growth. He monitors the operations and the overall functioning of the company Ketan has an engineering degree. He is an MBA graduate from IIM Bangalore. He is a veteran entrepreneur who is always open to ideas and constantly looking forward to evolving the company and the people in it.

Mohit Anand

Co – Founder & CEO Secure Connection Pvt. Ltd.

Mohit is currently responsible for leading Secure Connection Ltd. globally. He brings rich and varied experiences of 28+ years to this leadership role with many leading multinational companies. Recognized as a key young business leader Mohit was conferred the prestigious award of "CEO of the Year" at the Indian Affairs Business Leadership Awards 2012 hosted by Indian Affairs. Acknowledged amongst the Top 50 young business leaders by Business India magazine (January 2007) he has also featured on Young Turks (CNBC) as one the young business leaders of India. Mohit is regarded as a subject matter expert and is amongst the leading icons of the Indian technology, retail sector and interactive entertainment industry. In his role as CEO, he is responsible for all facets of the business including, Sales, Marketing, Finance & Operations. He is currently building and scaling out Secure Connection including the Honeywell trademark licensing business in over 30 international markets.

Mohit has a had trail blazing career thus far with phenomenally successful stints with the world’s leading multinationals including Microsoft, Star TV, Belkin to name a few. His last assignment was Managing Director – India & South Korea for Da Vinci Media GmbH., He led the company into a successful Joint Venture with Quintillion Media Pvt. Ltd. (The Quint). Mohit has to his credit the launch of Microsoft’s flagship gaming platform Xbox360 in India. He has deep insights into the emerging retail trends widely respected for his understanding of the technology, retail and interactive entertainment industry.