Vishal Gurbuxani

Entrepreneur. Investor. Startup Advisor


Entrepreneur. Investor. Startup Advisor

My name is Vishal Gurbuxani and I am the co-founder of, the only decentralized blockchain-based content creation protocol. I have been involved with Technology for the past 15 yearsand sits right at the intersection of technology and business. Prior to Captiv8, I co-founded Team In Residence, anincubator based in San Francisco and has invested in over adozen companies, including Zenefits, Instacart, Dr. Chrono, and SoHo House. I was the Chief Technology Officerof Velti and managed 650 product and engineers across 35 countries. I was the co-founder of Mobclix, the Largest Mobile Ad Exchange, which was acquired by Velti in October of 2010. Previously, I  have worked at Accenture as part of a select group of 150 researchers and consultants out of 250,000 employees, focusing on Digital Media, Mobile, Big Data, Content Optimization, and Predictive Analytics. I has worked in 5 startups and been through 3 successful exits.


  • Santa Clara University