Akshay has more than 17 years of working experience in new growth advisory, seed investing and operationalizing start-ups. Currently, Akshay is the Chief Executive Officer of Crowd Genie Financial Services Pte. Ltd., an MAS-licensed peer-to-peer lending platform registered in Singapore. The company acts as a bridge between small and medium sized companies seeking funds who are underserved by the traditional financial institutions, and lenders looking to get higher returns. In addition, he is the Director of CGSPV Pte. Ltd. that is in the process of building a blockchain-built Asset Exchange for Asia-Pacific with the goal of tokenizing real-world assets, and eliminate the need for financial intermediaries to make trading in asset exchange friction-less.