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Kumardev is a highly regarded, EU and INTEL awarded Young
Innovation Luminary, Serial Tech Entrepreneur, currently
Founder and CEO of 3 companies in the EU and US, New York
Times published Thought Leader, Expert on Entrepreneurship at
the World Economic Forum and European Commission
appointed Tech Expert. Kumardev started as an entrepreneur at
14 with a social business and built his first tech company at 19.
Kumardev has been invited to speak and present at leading
institutions across the world including the UN (New York), US State Department
(Washington), European Parliament (Brussels and Strasbourg), European Commission
(Brussels and multiple cities), Office of Angela Merkel (German Federal Chancellery,
Berlin), State of Europe high-level roundtable (Brussels), London School of Business
(London), Standford University (Palo Alto) and major conferences and forums including
Websummit (Dublin), WEF (Davos), Mobile World Conference (Barcelona and Shanghai),
Slush (Helsinki), South Summit (Madrid), Startup Grind (London and San Francisco),
Techcrunch (London and San Francisco) and CeBIT (Hannover).
Kumardev’s vision, opinions and views have been published by the New York Times,
World Economic Forum, European Commission, European Business Summit, Boao
Forum Review and leading tech media across Europe. He is one of the 50 global thought
leaders and experts invited to write a chapter for the European Commission’s “Digital
Minds for a New Europe” alongside experts and leaders like Eric and Vint Cerf:
In recognition of his Innovation leadership and the high-impact achievements, the
European Commission and INTEL awarded Kumardev as an Innovation Luminary - Young
Innovation Champion. He is the youngest Innovation Luminary, a group that includes Sir
Richard Branson. Similarly, the World Economic Forum has appointed him as an Expert
Kumardev is currently Founder and CEO of Unmanned Life, the world's foremost
Autonomy-as-a-Service company, a multi-industry multi-award winnning 2 year old
startup which has just been awarded the UK's Best Disruptive Innovation 2017, is valued
over 20 M GBP and in scaling-up across the world. Unmanned Life's Autonomy-as-aService
concept is now an Industry standard:
Kumardev is also Founder and Chairman of the European Young Innovators Forum, the
leading foundation for youth innovation in Europe, reaching in excess of 500,000 young
peoplea cross memebr states, that was launched with EU support and works closely
with EU and US governments and other leading institutions to encorage youth
innovation and entreprneurship in Europe.
Kumardev holds a MSc. in Computer Science from University College London, as a British
Chevening Science Scholar.