Rahul Mewawalla is CEO, digital, business & technology leader, and board director at Fortune 500 corporations and high-growth companies.
Rahul has held board director, chief executive officer, president, head of business units, and multi-billion divisional leader roles. He has led revenue growth, built executive and operating teams, ran product and platform development, and led businesses towards growth and expansion including driving digital transformation at Fortune 500 companies such as General Electric, Nokia, Yahoo, NBCUniversal and at high growth Silicon Valley companies. He led and ran the U.S.’s first digital, entrepreneurship and technology program in San Francisco in collaboration with the White House.
Under his leadership, the businesses grew multifold across revenues, customers and distribution and were awarded for outstanding market impact, innovation, and success across the Americas, Europe and Asia-Pacific – driving significant revenue growth, customer growth, and global distribution growth.
Rahul has received numerous awards and honors such as Top 40 under 40 Leaders, Silicon Valley's Top 50 Innovators, and the Future Mobile Gold Award for technology and business successes. He has been featured in major publications such as the Wall Street Journal, CNBC, Harvard Business Review, Bloomberg Businessweek, Fast Company, TechCrunch, Huffington Post, VentureBeat, CNN, ABC News, FOX, Economic Times, MarketWatch, Entrepreneur & Forbes.
Rahul has held a number of other leadership roles such as Chair of the Venture Capital Task Force Committee on Services and Systems, Senior Advisor on Innovation to San Francisco Mayor’s Office, and the MIT- Stanford Venture Lab and has been a speaker and judge at business and technology institutions such as Harvard, Stanford, MIT, Wharton, Yale, Duke, University of California and at events such as Red Herring CEO Conference, Federal Labs Consortium World’s Best Technologies and the Intel Capital CEO Summit.
Rahul has been involved with numerous philanthropic organizations and has served on a number of corporate boards of directors.